Skoda recently launched its premium sedan Skoda Slavia in India. The new Slavia is another product introduced in the country as a part of the Skoda-Volkswagen partnership. The new premium sedan comes with best-in-class technology, powertrain, and safety features. Skoda believes that the Kushaq and Slavia will help improve the automaker’s performance in the Indian market. Here are 5 reasons why the new Slavia should be your next purchase.
Inside the cabin, the sedan makes it evident why it is competing in the premium category. The design and quality of the interior are impeccable. The main highlight of the interior is the multi-layer dashboard and the round AC vents that get climate control and air care functions. Ventilated front seats, ambient lighting, and Skoda’s signature sound system make long rides a pleasurable experience.
The new Slavia is a large sedan. Also, it is the widest car in the segment. The Long dimensions provide enough room space and a boot capacity of 521 liters. The rear seats can be folded in a 60:40 ratio to increase the storage space. Skoda has also introduced multiple storage spaces inside the cabin.
Tech is an important factor in new-age cars. Therefore, the Slavia comes with all the modern tech features. On the center of the dashboard is a 25.4cm touchscreen infotainment system with Apple car play and Android Auto connectivity. The system also supports SKODA PLAY APPS, MY SKODA CONNECT, and Skoda Speaker system with 8 high-performance speakers and a sub-woofer.
The sedan also gets a 20.32 cm digital instrument cluster.
Skoda has made charging on the go easier with wireless charging and a 12v socket on the front and 2 USB-c ports on the rear.
4. Power train
Additionally, Skoda has introduced the Active Cylinder Technology (ACT) in the 1.5-L TSI engine. This shuts 2 cylinders under low speed and loads conditions for better fuel efficiency.
Safety has become an important factor for Indian consumers. Skoda has added ample safety features in the new sedan. Includes – 6 airbags, ABS, Isofix mount, traction control, Tyre pressure monitoring, vehicle stability management, rain and light sensor, electronic differential system, and Hill Hold. Moreover, Skoda is providing electronic stability control as standard across all variants.
Skoda has thought through the whole design and functionality to make this car perfect for Indian consumers. Pre-bookings for the Slavia have already started and the deliveries will commence in the first quarter of 2022.