Skoda Karoq, which debuted recently in St. Petersburg together with the new Rapid, embarked on a pipeline in Russia. The production model was launched in Nizhny Novgorod plant “GAZ Group”.
New crossover for the Russians harvested by the method of full cycle (CKD). In the same company localized the production of two more models of Skoda – Fabia and Kodiaq.
Russian sales of Skoda Karoq start in the first quarter of next year. Already known initial price Ambition trim with 1.4-liter turbo engine and eight-speed automatic – 1 515 000. Will also be available in Assembly Style, and later will offer a basic version of Active with the 1.6-liter aspirated.
In addition to Russia, Skoda produces Karoq on two Czech and one Chinese plant. In the autumn of the following year will be established srednesadovaya build this model in Slovakia, where they also make the electric car CITIGOe iV.