The Skoda Kushaq has had us all wondering for quite a long time. And now that it’s unveiled, a lot of our questions can be finally put to rest. But with a vehicle so promising, there are always some questions that go unanswered. But fret not! Because we’ve made a list of the 10 most Googled questions about the Skoda Kushaq.
1) In which colours will the Kushaq be available?
Well, to start off with the basics, the Kushaq’s colour pallet is vibrant and pleasing. The Czech automaker will offer the Kushaq in 5 beautiful colours to choose from. These include:
- Honey Orange
- Tornado Red
- Brilliant Silver
- Carbon Steel
- Candy White
2) Will there be a diesel engine on offer?
For the hardcore diesel lovers out there, the Skoda Kushaq might be a deal-breaker. This is because Skoda has decided to put down the diesel engine in India. As a result, the Skoda Kushaq does not feature a diesel engine, and will only be a petrol offering. Nonetheless, both petrol powertrain onboard the Kushaq are “Simply Clever”.
3) Will the Skoda Kushaq have a sunroof?
If you happen to be a sunroof admirer, the Skoda Kushaq is surely good news for you. Amongst the long list of features that the Kushaq comes with, a panoramic sunroof is definitely worth mentioning. Following the trend, the sunroof onboard the Kushaq will be an electronic unit that would be butter smooth to operate.
4) What will power the Skoda Kushaq?
Talking about the heart of the Kushaq, Skoda has decided to offer the Kushaq with two petrol engines. These include a 1.0-litre TSI petrol engine and a 1.5-litre TSI petrol engine, both produced locally. Both the petrol engines will be turbocharged, to offer an oomph of power and performance.
5) What features will the Skoda Kushaq offer?
If your car buying decision largely depends on the feature list, the Skoda Kushaq is definitely for you! This is because the Kushaq is loaded to the brim with premium comfort and convenience features. Some of these include ambient lighting, ventilated front seats, wireless charger and electronic sunroof. What’s more is 10-inch infotainment, automatic climate control, Digital MID, automatic headlamps, rain-sensing wipers, cruise control and much more.
6) Does the Kushaq have an automatic transmission?
Thanks to constant traffic jams and congested roads. Driving isn’t as much fun as it used to be. But there is still some hope, as automatic transmissions continue to add a little fun to our drives. With this thought in mind, the Kushaq too will offer an automatic transmission for both its transmissions. Skoda has confirmed that the 1.0-litre TSI motor on-board the Kushaq will be offered with either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed torque converter gearbox. On the other hand, the 1.5-litre TSI engine will be offered with a 7-speed DSG and a 6-speed manual.
7) Is the Skoda Kushaq worth buying?
With everything except the prices revealed. The Skoda Kushaq seems to be a worthy competitor when it comes to bringing home a capable SUV. With turbo petrol engines, diverse transmission options, feature-rich cabin, and modern looking exteriors, the Kushaq can and will surely give tough competition to its rivals. And once the prices are revealed, we hope that the Kushaq will get more worthy.
8) What is Kushaq’s expected price?
The price of the Kushaq isn’t officially revealed by the company. However, keeping in mind current competition, we can surely expect the Kushaq to be competitively priced. Locking horns with the likes of Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Nissan Kicks etc. The Skoda Kushaq is expected to be priced in the range of Rs. 10.00 Lakhs to Rs. 18.00 Lakhs.
9) When will the Kushaq Launch?
With the production-ready model officially unveiled on 18th March, the Kushaq is just around the corner. As per the Czech Automaker, booking and price reveal of the Kushaq will be done in June 2021, with deliveries set to begin in July 2021.
10) Is the Kushaq better than its Rivals?
There is no doubt that Kushaq is a highly promising package. But with that said, we must not forget that its key rivals; the Hyundai Creta and the Kia Seltos are too, at top of their game. Will the Kushaq manage to be a better package than its rivals is a question that can only be answered when we pitch the Kushaq head-on against its key rivals. So pull up your socks, and keep visiting the Go Mechanic Blog to read how the Kushaq does against each of its rivals.
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