Facelift 2014 : Skoda to launch Yeti in july !
Skoda will be launching the facelifted version of their urban suv Skoda Yeti in India by next month.The company has mainly concentrated in exterior styling and some interior updradations is also expected to be done.The upgraded model was exhibited at the auto expo 2014 and with these tweaks Skoda is aiming for better sales of the car in the Indian market.
The front portion had been completely redesigned and shuffled with :
- a new butterfly designed grill
- modified bumpers
- head light embedded with LED light and projectors
- fog lamps are replaced from the sides of the front grill to the bumpers
- the design of the fog lamp had been changed from round to a trapezoidal shape
There are only some minute changes done to the side profile.The sharper lines and a new design of alloy sets provides an improved SUV touch to the car.
As in case of the sides, there are only some minor tweaks in the rear portion which includes a redesigned bumper and tail lights embedded with LEDs.
The Facelifted Skoda Yeti will be available in 2 wheel drive and 4 wheel drive. Both are powered by the 2.0L TDI diesel engine.The 2WD has a power of 110 bhp and turning raduis of 250 Nm with a 5 speed manual gearbox whereas the 4WD consist of a 140 bhp powered system and 320 Nm torque with a 6 speed manual gear system.The automatic direct shift gearbox (DSG) are also available.
Skoda Yeti had worked hard on the interiors with some major tweaks and included with some extra features.
the main features of the yeti 2014 are:
- dual zone AC
- panoramic sunroof
- powered seat for the drivers
- individual folding of the rear seats are available
- three spoke steering wheel
- parking assistance
- improved quality and design for the upholstery
The new changes done by the Skoda on the Yeti looks great and if the company is willing to lower the price of this urban SUV even marginally,then its going to be a hit in the Indian market . Stay tuned with Autopromag for latest news in the automotive world.