Superb Combi: space giant

Mladá Boleslav, May 26, 2015

Skoda has revealed the first information on the new Superb Combi. And who surprised us a bit. That he is smaller than its predecessor, was not to be expected. Finally, the sedan had already shown that the Superb-Neuauflage wheelbase and external dimensions continue to grow. But the values ​​that now call the manufacturer of the new leave, whistling appreciatively. During boot, the Czech has risen with now 660 liters considerable 27 liters compared to its predecessor. And the total storage space with the rear seats folded down, there are immense 85 liters more ?? the new Superb has a proud 1,950 liters of luggage volume. The VW Passat Variant can as pack ( less ): He swallows only 650 and 1,780 liters. A Ford Mondeo has 595 and 1,630 liters of the way up even less space.

Even more interior space

But even in the comfort of the interior dimensions of the largest Skoda has gained thanks to its longer wheelbase to eight centimeters and widened track. So to elbow, head, and knee room in the rear has improved again ?? while the leg room was in the second row with the predecessor lush. New on the Kombi is already presented with the sedan dynamic chassis control Dynamic Chassis Control ( DCC ). At the same time new infotainment systems are finding their way, which can connect to Apple and Android smartphones via SmartLink. Moreover, to have a high-speed Internet access.

Four petrol, three diesel

For engine range, there is no information, but it is expected of the five-door same. This offered at market launch three petrol and three diesel. There are a 1.4 TSI with 125 or 150 horsepower, a 2.0 TSI with 220 hp, a 1.6 TDI with 120 hp, and a 2.0 TDI with 150 hp or 190 ?? the latter can be ordered with DSG dual clutch transmission and all-wheel drive. In addition, the sedan there from mid-2015 with a 280 hp 2.0 TSI, which replaces the six-cylinder of the previous model. We expect strong so that this drive versions are also available for the Combi.

Market launch in late September 2015

Fair debut of Skoda Superb Combi at the auto show, the IAA in Frankfurt ( September 17 to 27 2015), then he comes to the dealers. The price has not yet been announced. The still current model starts at 25,290 euros . ( hd )