Skoda Slavia sedan launch date announced: Skoda Auto India on Thursday announced that its upcoming Slavia sedan will be launched in the country on February 28 with the 1.0-liter TSI engine option. This will be followed by the launch of the variant with a 1.5-liter TSI engine on March 3. Test drives and customer deliveries of these variants will commence with the respective launch dates.
Skoda Slavia sedan launch date
The latter is available with options of a six-speed manual and a seven-speed DSG automatic gearbox, churning out 150 PS of power output.
Skoda Slavia is based on the MQB A0 IN platform and measures 4,541 mm in length, 1,752 mm in width, and 1,487 mm in height. It sports trademark Skoda grille which is bordered by chrome all around and is flanked by headlight units with integrated LED DRLs. At the rear, there are C-shaped LED taillights and the boot door opens to reveal a very generous cabin space at 521 litres.
On the inside, the model gets a two-spoke steering wheel, black and beige colour theme on the dashboard which also gets bits in the piano-black finish, 10-inch infotainment screen, circular AC vents and digital driver display, among others.
Once launched, Slavia will rival the likes of Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Hyundai Verna and Honda City. It will soon also have to compete against the Volkswagen sedan which is expected for a debut around June.
source: Ht Auto