Skoda is a Czech car manufacturing company which began building crossover models since 2009. It is now a global brand and can be trusted blindly regarding the quality of the cars that they build. The 2017 Skoda Yeti was first designed and made available to the public in 2009 which went to become ‘Family Car of the Year’ awarded by Top Gear auto magazine. Most striking feature of the car’s design is that it’s very compact, and the new variant comes with plenty of improvements.
2017 Skoda Yeti – Exterior and Interior Styling
The 2017 Skoda Yeti designed for VW’s a platform which has provided scope for some improvements aerodynamically. Overall length is now slightly larger; it has a new wheelbase and priority has been given to provide ultimate comfort and maintain a standard level of performance. When it comes to changes in design, it adopts a design philosophy of a classic VW’s redesign on the chassis and bodywork with the base remaining almost same, but a difference has been made in the front fascia, a new grille and headlights which will be similar to the grounds of the Skoda Octavia. Also, changes have been made in the near-vertical boot door which is replaced by a new and a more angled hatch. The slim taillights wrap around the bodywork and are split in the space where the tailgate opens up, and also bears the trademark C-shaped rear light signature. The front end of the 2017 Skoda Yeti is pretty similar to its predecessor with a four headlight arrangement which is slim, but exquisitely designed to give it a mean look. Side panels have been sharply sculpted along with squared off wheel arches and features much deeper and dark colored sills on its competitors. The 2017 Skoda Yeti can accommodate up to seven passengers with enough aspects in the store of them to provide the ultimate riding experience. Since an increase in the overall length has been made interior space has increased by a bit, with interior styling designs being supposedly being borrowed by Skoda Snowman and Skoda Superb.
2017 Skoda Yeti – Engine options and Fuel economy
Some choices on the 2017 Skoda Yeti have been made available with as many as three petrol and two diesel variants which vary widely to suit a buyer’s need for performance and efficiency factors. The main options are:
• 1.2-liter engine with a power output of 110 Horsepower and 120 lb-ft. of torque.
• 1.4-liter engine with a power output of 125 Horsepower and 150 lb-ft. of torque.
• 1.4-liter engine with a power output of 150 horsepower and 185 lb-ft. of torque.
All the above said petrol variants of the engine are built following the design philosophy of TSI technology
• A 2.0-liter engine with 110 Horsepower.
• A 2.0-liter engine with 150 Horsepower.
The diesel variants are made using the design philosophy of TDI technology.
Skoda Yeti SUV can go from 0-100 in just over ten seconds and has a top speed of 124 mph. Both front wheel and all-wheel drive is available on the car and is equipped with a seven-speed gearbox.
2017 Skoda Yeti – Release Date and Price
As of now both the price and the release date of yeti skoda has not been revealed by the company. But claims are there that it might be seen in the market or it may come out during the first half of the year 2017. The price of 2017 Skoda Yeti will not be much higher as compared to its previous model and it would be lingering around $23,500 to $33,500.