The Kushaq compact SUV, the newest addition to Skoda Auto India’s line-up, has garnered round 6,000 bookings since its launch. It was launched within the nation with costs ranging from Rs. 10.50 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Skoda Auto India has introduced that the 2021 Kushak compact SUV has acquired round 6,000 bookings since its launch. However, the corporate is but to disclose which trim or transmission has gained most traction from the purchasers. The compact SUV was launched within the nation final month with a beginning value of ₹ 10.50 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The deliveries of the Kushaq 1.0-litre TSI started in mid-July, whereas the highly effective 1.5-litre TSI variant might be delivered to the purchasers from this month.
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The carmaker just lately introduced that it has registered 234 per cent gross sales progress within the month of July 2021. Last month, Skoda bought 3,080 vehicles in our market as in comparison with 922 vehicles in the identical interval final 12 months. In truth, this bounce in gross sales numbers has been pushed by the launch of the compact SUV.
Zack Hollis, Brand Director, Skoda Auto India, stated, “The Kushk was launched with a view to considerably improve our volumes in India, and it is extremely encouraging to see our plan take form. Despite the difficult surroundings, we What we now have managed to do is a really profitable launch, which is in step with our strategic focus and quantity expectations. Furthermore, the brand new launches have enabled us to construct a powerful momentum throughout the worth chain.”
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Skoda Kushaq is constructed on an India-specific MQB-A0-IN platform with over 95 % native components. Kushaq SUV value ranges between ₹ 10.50 Lakh to ₹ 17.60 Lakh (ex-showroom, India). It is offered in a complete of seven variants in three trims – Active, Ambition and Style.
Under the hood, the Skoda Kushak SUV is obtainable with a alternative of two petrol engines – a 1.0-litre three-cylinder TSI and a 1.5-litre four-cylinder TSI. The former is tuned to make 113 bhp and 175 Nm of peak torque and is mated to a 6-speed handbook gearbox with an optionally available six-speed automated transmission. The latter makes 148 bhp and 250 Nm of peak torque and comes mated to a 6-speed handbook and optionally available seven-speed DSG gearbox.
With inputs from NDTV