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Skoda Snowman Launch Date of Seven Seater SUV – Price and Specification of Skoda SUV Automobile News
For all those who are eagerly awaiting for the Skoda Snowman, now we have a news for Skoda Snowman Launch Date of the Seven Seater SUV Car. Earlier it was a plan that Skoda is going to release the Skoda Snowman in the 2015, but it seems that they have made some changes in this plan. Skoda is about to start the Production of Skoda Snowman in the late 2015. Anyhow, the car will be first showcased in the year 2015 and than it will went up for Production. Hence, Skoda Snowman will be launched the SUV car in the 1st quarter of 2016 in the global market. It is assumed that the Skoda Snowman will be built on the concept of Volkswagen’s upcoming SUV car Taigun which is about to release in the end of 2014.
Skoda is planning to position the Skoda Snowman above the current popular car Skoda Yeti. Hence, it is estimated that Skoda will launch the Skoda Snowman above the price range of above Rs. 20 Lakh. In the Europea Market, the 7 seater SUV will be priced at around 23,500 Euros. Yet there is no confirm news about the price of Skoda Snowman prevails in the market. Skoda has planned to uplift the SUV segment and hence it is planning to launch the car in the SUV segment. Anyhow, the existing SUV car Skoda Yeti has different type of brand value and user base than the Skoda is planning to target with this new SUV. Hence it has not continued with the Brand Name Yeti and they have planned o create a new brand name i.e. Skoda Snowman.
Skoda is planning to sell 1,00,000 SUV cars every year around the globe. For this Skoda has planned to increase the range of their SUV segment and hence along with the Skoda Snowman, Skoda is also planning to launch Skoda Bigfoot as an another car in the SUV car market. The car will have both the options for the front-wheel drive and four wheel drive depending upon the variant of the Skoda Snowman. It is planned that Snowman will go under production at the Skoda’s Production Plant at Kvasiny, Czech Republic and the production of Roomster is currently going ahead at this plant.
The Petrol version of Snowman will have the engine in the range of 1.4 and 2.0 while for the diesel engine will have the engine power of 150 and 180 HP. Let’s have a look at the specifications of the Skoda Snowman:
Specifications of Skoda Snowman
Displacement : 1.4 and 2.0
Maximum Power : 170 Bhp
Seating Capacity : 7
Driver Seat Adjustment : Electric
Door Mirror : Both Side Electric
Tyre Size : R17
Steering : Tilt
Brakes : Front Disk, Rear Disk
Gears : 7 Automatic
Airbag : 8
Skoda is currently having only 4% market share in the European SUV market and it is planning to expand it’s market share in the region. As per this plan, Skoda is planning to launch the newer models in the market globally. Skoda is the sister company o the Volkswagen which has got quite huge success in the market and hence the same brand image is transferred to the Skoda. Anyhow the core brand image of Volkswagen is also not so strong in the SUV market. Hence, Volkswagen is making attempts to launch more SUV cars in the market and so with the Skoda. But the question remains is that will Skoda and Volkswagen be successful in this attempt? Time will tell. Let’s see what happens next.