The Skoda Slavia is a mid-sized sedan based on Skoda’s MQB A0 IN platform, which also underpins the Kushaq mid-sized SUV and Volkswagen’s Taigun. The Slavia, like its mid-sized SUV cousins, will share underpinnings and other components with Volkswagen’s next mid-size sedan, the Volkswagen Virtus. The front end of the Skoda Slavia is inspired by the larger sibling, the Octavia, as well as the worldwide spec Fabia. The automobile gets a big front grille as well as LED headlights with integrated DRLs. Additional accents are added to the lower bumper. The vehicle has a sleek silhouette and a slightly sweeping bonnet. The Slavia has measurements of 4541mm in length, 1752mm in width, and 1487mm in height. The Slavia also has a 521-litre trunk
The Skoda Slavia was recently unveiled in two parts for its base 1.0-litre variant and the 1.5-litre greater performance option. The Skoda Slavia is a new mid-sized sedan from the Czech manufacturer designed to revitalise the mid-sized sedan market. The Skoda Slavia shares the MQB-A0-IN platform with the Skoda Kushaq and Volkswagen Taigun. It is intended to be the new-for-2022 replacement for the now-defunct Skoda Rapid in the Indian market. Continue reading to learn more about the Skoda Slavia mid-sized sedan in India.
The Skoda Slavia is powered by two engines. The Slavia 1.0-litre is powered by a 1.0-litre three-cylinder TSI engine. That engine can produce 114PS of power at 5000rpm and 175Nm of torque at 1750rpm. It is paired to a six-speed manual transmission with the option of a six-speed automatic transmission. The Skoda Slavia 1.5, on the other hand, is equipped with a more powerful 1.5-litre four-cylinder TSI engine. This 1.5-litre four-cylinder TSI engine is also turbocharged. This larger engine produces 150PS of power at 5000rpm and 250Nm of torque at 1600rpm. A six-speed manual transmission and a seven-speed automatic DSG gearbox are available in the Skoda Slavia 1.5 TSI.
The inside of the Skoda Slavia is luxurious and polished. It borrows interior design cues from the Skoda Kushaq SUV. A 10-inch infotainment screen adorns the centre console. An 8-inch display is also included in the driver’s cockpit. The Skoda Slavia has a two-tone dashboard with black and beige accents. The dash also has brown highlights that look like wood and piano black accents. A two-spoke steering wheel is featured in the driver cockpit, and a wireless charger is located beneath the digital infotainment screen. The Skoda Slavia also has rear AC vents, USB outlets, and adjustable headrests.
The Skoda Slavia has a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The driver’s side receives an 8-inch digital driver display. A wireless phone charger, ambient interior lighting, touch climate controls, a sunroof, cruise control, and ventilated front seats are among the other features. Skoda Slavia safety features are also up to date. Six airbags are standard, as are ABS with EBD, electronic stability control, traction control, hill hold control, a rear parking camera, and tyre pressure monitoring.
The Skoda Slavia has a base price of 10.69 lakhs (Ex-Showroom). It comes in three trim levels: Active, Ambition, and Style, with two engine options: 1.0-litre and 1.5-litre. The top-of-the-line Skoda Slavia Style 1.5-litre with DSG transmission costs 17.79 lakhs (Ex-Showroom).