Czech automaker Skoda is working to launch the 2020 edition of its premium sedan, the Superb, next year.
In the latest development, a test mule of the upcoming car was spotted undergoing testing on Indian roads, revealing its key design highlights.
Reportedly, the car will be offered with BS6-compliant petrol as well as diesel engine options.
Here's all about it.
2020 Skoda Superb: At a glance
Going by the spy images, the updated Skoda Superb will come with an eye-catching sporty design and is likely to get LED matrix headlights with LED fog lamps and dynamic turn indicators.
The car will also get diamond-cut alloy wheels along with chrome highlights around the windows and a chrome strip on the boot lid connecting the taillamps.
Inside the cabin
The details about the interiors of the car are scarce. However, we expect it to get a luxurious five-seater cabin loaded with hi-tech features.
The car is likely to offer a fully-digital instrument cluster as well as a 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment panel with connected car features.
Further, it could also get features like park-assist, three-zone climate control, a 360-degree camera, and more.
A look at the powertrain
In India, the 2020 Skoda Superb is likely to be offered with BS6-compliant 2.0-liter petrol and diesel engines, mated to a six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic gearbox options.
However, in select international markets, the car is also available with a 1.4-liter petrol engine, paired with an electric motor. This combined unit churns out 218PS of power and promises an all-electric range of 55km.
And, what about pricing and availability?
According to reports, the 2020 Skoda Superb is likely to be launched in India by mid-2020. As for the pricing, it is expected to carry a slight premium over the outgoing model, which falls under the Rs. 26-31 lakh price bracket.