Skoda Yeti has hit the Indian market and it is Skoda’s first sports useful car to feature in the Indian SUV market. One can buy Skoda Yeti between the price ranges of Rs. 15.40 – 20.00 lakhs. Skoda Yeti is available in two variants Elegance and Ambiente and comes in 6 colours. The Skoda Yeti from the family of Skoda is a crossover vehicle. The immaculate styling of this vehicle gives it a less bulkier look making it ideal for both urban as well as weekend driving. Skoda Yeti can be better defined as a compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) that comes with comfortable interiors. The Skoda Yeti will be assembled at Skoda’s Aurangabad plant in Maharashtra.
The Skoda Yeti achieved the highest rating of five stars in the independent Euro NCAP tests and filled the prominent position in its category. The extraordinarily solid design of the SUV body and the robust doorsills and columns, special mounting for the engine and pedals and up to nine airbags, including a knee airbag for the driver and rear side airbags, will reliably protect the space for the driver and passengers.
The technically most important elements for active safety of the Yeti include bi-xenon headlights with rotary modules, which can better illuminate a bend and thereby reveal any dangers. The specifications of the Skoda Yeti are:
Wheel base (mm):2578
Luggage sill height (mm):712
Wheel track front/rear (mm):1541/1537
Elbow width in front/rear (mm):1446/1437
Headroom in front/rear (mm):1034/1027
Luggage room (l):416
Luggage room with rear seat backrests down/out (l):1580/1760
One of the smallest SUVs in size, the Yeti is powered by four-cylinder, in-line, turbo-charged, installed crosswise in the front, with direct high-pressure fuel injection. They stand out due to their low consumption and meet the requirements of the EU 5 emissions standard. In addition to the engine, other fundamental measures contribute to the achievement of low consumption and emissions. Primarily, the Start-stop system, which, if needed, reduces consumption by automatically switching off the engine, brake energy recuperation, an optimised transmission, tyres with reduced rolling resistance. The first Skoda SUV is ready to accept your challenges and exceed all expectations. Be prepared for something wild. Behind the wheel of the Å Skoda Yeti, every journey is extraordinary.
Skoda Yeti technical specifications
Displacement : 1968cc, 4-cyl diesel
Power : 140bhp at 4200 rpm
Torque : 320nm at 1750-2500 rpm
Top speed : 190 kmph
Acceleration : 15.9 seconds (0-100 kmph)
Transmission : Manual, 6-speed fully synchronized transmission