12 Jan 2020
2020 Skoda Superb spotted testing in India: What has changed?
Now, a test mule of the upcoming car has been spotted on Indian roads undergoing emission testing, revealing some of its key design highlights.
Here are more details.
2020 Skoda Superb: At a glance
It will get a restyled chrome-finished butterfly grille, blacked-out B-pillars, sporty-looking alloy wheels, and a new front bumper with a wider air intake.
On the rear, it will house a new tailgate with 'SKODA' lettering, and new taillights.
Inside the cabin
Inside, the 2020 Superb will feature a premium five-seater cabin with power-adjustable front seats wrapped in leather, ambient lighting, and three-zone climate control.
The car will also house a fully-digital instrument cluster and a new 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment panel with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support.
Besides that, the updated model could also come with support for connected car technology.
Power and performance
The company has not announced the powertrain options for the India-spec Superb facelift yet. However, according to NDTVAuto, the car will be offered with a BS6-compliant 1.8-liter TSI petrol engine which is capable of producing 185bhp of maximum power.
The transmission duties on the updated model will be taken care of by a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox.
And, what will be the pocket pinch?
The 2020 Skoda Superb is likely to hit Indian roads in May. As far as pricing is concerned, the car is likely to carry a significant premium over the outgoing model, which falls under Rs. 23.99-33.49 lakh price bracket in the country.