Skoda India has launched the third generation Skoda Superb for sale in India, after much teasing and hype, prices for the new flagship sedan start from INR 22.68 Lakhs for the base Style grade to INR 29.36 Lakhs for the top-end L&K grade (both ex-showroom Mumbai).
2016 Skoda Superb – Prices
2016 Skoda Superb 1.8TSI MT Style – INR 22.68 lakhs
2016 Skoda Superb 1.8TSI AT Style – INR 23.91 lakhs
2016 Skoda Superb 1.8TSI AT L&K – INR 26.81 lakhs
2016 Skoda Superb 2.0TDI AT Style – INR 26.39 lakhs
2016 Skoda Superb 2.0TDI AT L&K – INR 29.36 lakhs
The new Superb will be the second product for Skoda India to feature the company’s latest design language, first being the Skoda Octavia. Exterior features include Bi-Xenon headlamps with LED DRLs, 18 inch alloy wheels, LED taillamps, power-operated boot release, parking assist and a sunroof.
Inside, the flagship Skoda will be equipped with a plethora of premium features such as adaptive dampers with 3 driving modes, 12 way power-adjustable front seat with memory and lumbar support, triple-zone climate control, 6.5-inch Smartlink infotainment system, and a 12 speaker CANTON audio system.
The Skoda Superb will be the fourth product to be based on VAG’s MQB platform in India, others being the Audi TT, Skoda Octavia and Audi A3. It is 75 kg lighter than its predecessor, despite growing 80 mm in wheelbase, 47 mm in width and 28 mm in overall length.
It is available with a 1.8-litre TSI petrol engine capable of producing 180 PS and 320 Nm with a 6-speed manual gearbox, and 250 Nm with a 7-speed DSG. Also on offer is a new 2.0-litre TDI motor capable of 177 PS and 350 Nm of torque, which is paired to a 6-speed DSG transmission only.