Skoda Kushaq is the all-new SUV recently launched in the Nepali automobile market by MAW Enterprises. The car has set the record of 75 units delivered in a single day.
The much-awaited SUV has been manufactured with a premium design and features. It is exclusively designed to fit the culture of India and is now introduced to cater to the demand of Nepali auto enthusiasts too.
In this article, we will discover the design, features, technical specifications, and Skoda Kushaq Price in Nepal.
Skoda Kushaq Introduction
The all-new Skoda Kushaq comes with a perfect combination of design and function. The SUV is powerful enough to empower your journey as it is equipped with a fuel-efficient engine capable of producing a power of 115 Ps and a torque of 178Nm.
Exterior Design Features
The Skoda Kushaq is built with an anaesthetics design that includes a prominent grille and imposing front bumper.
The front section of the SUV comes with a SKODA signature grille and chrome surroundings that offer a feeling of strength and safety. The headlamps and fog lamps look aggressive with sharp cut designs. In addition, the chrome highlights on the front bumper air intake and the silver armoured front diffuser make the car more classy.
Taking about the rear section, the SUV is featured with SKODA lettering at the rear section. The distinctive wedge-shaped tail lights with C-shaped illumination reflect the Czech crystal glass-making tradition. Besides, the rear part of the Kushaq is enhanced by the dynamic trunk spoiler and the chrome strip on the trunk section.
The rear bumper act as a protector for reflectors preventing them from damaging. Furthermore, the muscular nature of the Skoda Kushaq is provided by a robust protective cover and the silver armoured rear diffuser.
The character of the Kushaq at the side section is influenced by the angular wheel, silver side armoured cladding, and protective sill covers. The design looks classy with Skoda’s Black fender garnish that comes with a chrome outline and the window chrome garnish. The appearance of the SUV is enhanced with the perpetual play of light and shadows.
The all-new Skoda Kushaq is equipped with an electric sunroof featuring a large open space above the seats. Likewise, the exterior design is enhanced by the Glossy Black shark fin antenna along with silver roof rails.
The new Skoda Kushaq comes with a complete LED lighting system to brighten your seamless travel and adventure.
The LED headlamps are high-performing with high-energy efficiency. The main LED headlamps feature an impressive strip of LED daytime running lights. The LED fog lamps ensure optimum safety by automatically activating under poor lighting conditions. These fog lamps are equipped with static cornering functions.
The taillights of Skoda Kushaq also come with LED technology and crystalline design. The sharp lines and peculiar C-shape design adds more confidence to the SUV.
Interior Design Features
The interior of the all-new Skoda Kushaq is designed with chrome details, clean lines of the dashboard, ambient lighting, and ample space. The uniqueness of the interior is reflected by the da’s chrome elements placed in the dashboard.
The interior is equipped with Piano Black Luxe as well as premium honeycomb decor and ambient lighting. The AC ducts, chrome door handles, and air conditioning vents are furnished with classy chrome trim. With that, the SUV gets a neat and classy design.
You can control the radio, phone and audio with the newly designed multifunctional 2-spoke steering wheel introduced with chrome scrollers. In addition, the interior of the Skoda Kushaq is modernized by the placement of a multifunctional smart display instrument cluster behind the steering wheel.
When it comes to interior design, we can’t neglect the comfort and space character of an SUV. Having said that, Skoda Kushaq is equipped with ventilated black leather front seats with a perforated grey design whereas the rear section features black leatherette seats also with a perforated grey design.
The interior is designed with high-quality materials and the spacious design offers ample legroom and headroom for everyone. Wireless Front Charging, 10-inch infotainment with Skoda Play App, ambient lights, and many other features enhance the interior of Skoda Kushaq.
Power and Performance
The all-new Skoda Kushaq is powered by a 1.0 TURBO (TSI) engine that comes with Latest Engine Technology. The dynamic, modern, and efficient engine produce a maximum power of 85kW and a torque of 178 Nm. It is available in both manual and automatic transmission.
With a manual transmission, the SUV comes with a 6-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, the SUV offers 6-speed automatic and 7-speed DSG transmission depending on the engine type.
The new Skoda Kushaq comes with impressive features to provide safety to every passenger. It comes with 6 airbags, an Electronic Stability Control system, and various other safety features mentioned below.
The SUV is equipped with curtain airbags, front-side airbags, and driver and passenger front airbags.
The two curtain airbags are responsible for protecting the pelvis and chest area of the driver and other passengers in the event of a side collision.
The driver airbag is enclosed in the steering wheel whereas the passenger airbag is placed in the dashboard. When a child seat is installed on the front seat, the passenger front airbag can be deactivated.
The Front Side airbags protect the pelvis and chest of the driver and passengers when there is a side collision.
Hill Hold Control
While driving on steep hills, there might be difficulty in starting and moving forward. But don’t worry, the all-new Skoda Kushaq comes with Hill Hold Control (HHC) that assists in a safe start uphill without having to use the parking brake.
Traction Control System (ASR)
Another important safety feature of the SUV is Traction Control System (TCS/ASR) that allows vehicle stabilization during acceleration or driving on low-grip roads. When the wheels spin, the TCS/ASR helps to reduce the drive power transmitted to the wheels.
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
The Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) helps to maintain control of the vehicle during emergency braking conditions.
Electronic Stability Control
During understeer and oversteer conditions, the Electronic Stability Control maintains directional stability and traction control.
Roll Over Protection
The SUV also comes with Roll Over Protection in which the ESC system applies brakes to the required wheels as prevention when a rollover threat is identified.
Brake Disc Wiping
The Brake Disc Wiping is introduced to prevent slow brake ‘kick-in’ during emergency situations.
Motor Slip Regulation (MSR)
Motor Slip Regulation (MSR) is another safety feature that assists in maintaining the control of the vehicle during a sudden reduction in speed. The engine speed is increased when the wheels of the driven axle get locked. With that, the braking effect of the engine is reduced, and the wheels can rotate freely again.
Electronic Differential Locking System
The Electronic Differential Locking System (EDS) helps to stabilize vehicles during on-road driving with different grips under the individual wheels.
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
The Tire Pressure Monitoring System detects and alerts drives when the tire pressure drops below the critical threshold of any wheel or tire.
The all-new Skoda Kushaq offers ample luggage space and practical elements. The SUV with standard rear seats with a 60:40 folding split provides 385 liters of boot space with 2 fixed hooks and top-tether points. The rear seats can also be folded with a remote release button located in the luggage compartment.
Infotainment and Connectivity
The all-new Skoda Kushaq is equipped with various infotainment and connectivity features including Skoda Play Apps, navigation, valet mode, and MySKODA Connect.
Skoda Play Apps
The Skoda Play Apps is one of the infotainment systems featured with 4 downloadable apps including Gaana, Sygic-Offline Navigation, Booking.com, and Audiobooks.
The Valet Mode feature on the Skoda Kushaq records the movements and behavior when the SUV is in the hands of a valet. During this event, the system keeps a check on the car and alerts the owner at every step. You can block all infotainment functions when the Valet Mode feature is activated.
Skoda Kushaq [Technical Specifications]
|Engine||1.0 TSI Petron, in-line, 4 Stroke Positive Ignition Direct Injection Engine|
|Clutch||Dry Single Plate (Manual Transmission)|
Hydro-Dynamic Torque Converter (Automatic Transmission)
|Maximum Power||85kW at 5000-5500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||178Nm at 1750-4500 rpm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||50 liters|
|Fuel Consumption||17.88kmpl (Manual Transmission)|
15.78kmpl (Automatic Transmission)
|Wheel Drive||Front-Wheel Drive|
|Transmission||6-speed Manual Transmission|
6-speed Automatic Transmission
|Braking System||Hydraulic Diagonal Split Vaccum Assisted Braking System|
|Steering System||Electro-Mechanical Steering (Power Assisted)|
|Storage Capacity||385/1405 (l)|
|Kerb Weight||1185-1235 kg (Manual Transmission)|
1245-1265 kg (Automatic Transmission)
Skoda Kushaq Price in Nepal
The Skoda Kushaq Price in Nepal starts at Rs. 49,90,000.
|SKODA KUSHAQ VARIANTS||SKODA KUSHAQ PRICE IN NEPAL|
|Skoda Kushaq Active||Rs. 49,90,000|
|Skoda Kushaq Ambition MT||Rs. 56,90,000|
|Skoda Kushaq Ambition AT||Rs. 63,90,000|
|Skoda Kushaq Style MT||Rs. 66,90,000|
|Skoda Kushaq Style AT||Rs. 71,90,000|
|Skoda Kushaq Style Plus AT||Rs. 73,90,000|