The pre-bookings for the new Skoda Slavia are already open and one can book it by paying a token amount of Rs.11 thousand.
Skoda Slavia: Skoda Auto India is all set to launch its all-new premium mid-size sedan, the Skoda Slavia. The company today announced that the new Slavia will be launched on February 28, 2022, along with revealing the prices of the 1.0-litre TSI variant. Also, the prices of the 1.5-litre TSI variant will be revealed on March 3, 2022. Skoda has announced that the test drives and customer deliveries of the Slavia will start from the day of its launch. At the same time, pre-booking for this is already open.
The new Skoda Slavia is the company’s second product under the Volkswagen Group’s New India 2.0 project. This car will replace the Rapid in the company’s India line-up. In terms of dimensions, the Slavia is much bigger than the Rapid. Moreover, with a width of 1,752 mm, it is the widest sedan in its segment and also sports a class-leading wheelbase of 2,651 mm.
Will be launched in two engine options
Talking about the powertrain options, the Skoda Slavia is offered with two engine options. The first is a 1.0-litre TSI motor that produces 113 hp of peak power and 178 Nm of peak torque, mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox and 6-speed torque-converter AT. Apart from this, it also gets a 1.5-litre TSI engine that generates 148 hp of maximum power and 250 Nm of peak torque, which is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox and 7-speed DSG. The Slavia will be the most powerful sedan in its segment.
Features and booking
Talking about the features, it gets a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with two-spoke steering wheel, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity. Along with this, it also gets a fully digital instrument cluster, an electric sunroof, six airbags. The pre-bookings for the new Skoda Slavia are already open and one can book it by paying a token amount of Rs.11 thousand. It can be booked online by visiting the Skoda website, along with, customers can also book it by visiting the nearest Skoda dealership. The new Skoda Slavia will compete with the Honda City, Hyundai Verna and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz.