Skoda confirms manufacturing of Speedy sedan in India; final batch on sale


The final batch of Skoda Speedy sedan in matte variant is now on sale on the firm’s showrooms. The koda Speedy is to get replaced by the all-new koda Slavia, which is able to break cowl on 18 November.

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HT Auto Desk

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October 31, 2021, 14:48 PM


The entrance profile of the Skoda Speedy Matte Version seems a bit totally different with the unique coloration theme.

Skoda Auto India has ended manufacturing of its Speedy compact sedan within the nation, the corporate’s Director – Gross sales and Advertising and marketing, Zack Hollis confirmed whereas answering a consumer’s question on social media platform Twitter. He revealed that the final batch of the sedan within the matte variant is now on sale on the firm’s showrooms.

The Speedy Matte variant was launched by the carmaker in October and incorporates a Carbon Metal Matte coloration theme and Taylor Grey inside color. The Skoda Speedy Matte Version additionally will get black leatherette and Alcantara inserts contained in the cabin.

Hollis additional added that the Skoda Speedy has thus far attracted 100,000 clients within the nation, and has attracted 10% of the phase share this yr. “Speedy manufacturing now ends with the final batch of automobiles within the showrooms of unimaginable matte impact automobiles,” he wrote in response to Twitter. Skoda had earlier additionally confirmed that there will probably be no extra new fashions or facelifts of the Speedy sedan in India. Extra.

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The Skoda Speedy sedan is about to get replaced by the all-new Skoda Slavia mannequin, which is slated to be unveiled within the nation on November 18. The Speedy’s successor is prone to be a extra premium variant. The brand new sedan will probably be provided with a alternative of two TSI engines, together with a number of security options together with six airbags and extra.

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The Skoda Slavia, which has been teased a number of instances by the corporate sporting camouflage, is 4,541 mm in size, 1,752 mm in width and 1,487 mm in top. The sedan will include a wheelbase of two,651 mm. It’s based mostly on the MQB-A0-IN platform, which it shares with all new-generation Skoda and Volkswagen automobiles such because the Kushaq and Taigun SUVs.

The Skoda Slavia would be the third mannequin from the Czech automaker to be launched in India this yr.

First revealed date: 31 October 2021, 14:45 PM IST





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