The 2020 Skoda Karoq is a small SUV with a very practical cabin and many accessories as standard. 2020 Skoda Karoq is based on the VW MQB platform and officially replaced the Škoda Yeti. From the outside, it looks like every modern Skoda palm, but under its skin, it shares a large part of its mechanics with the Ateca and Tiguan, both of which are made by brands that are part of the same VW group.
Even the entry-level SE comes with an 8.0 in touch screen infotainment system as standard, which has quite clear graphics and simple and responsive menus. This includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, which lets you operate and view several smartphone apps – including your phone site, through the touch screen. Scroll up to the SE Drive box if you want to build a tight spot with direct traffic reports and a Wi-Fi hotspot, while the high-end Edition embellishment increases the screen size to 9.2in and adds gesture control. The latter was created to allow you to glide in the middle air to move through things like music playlists; the truth is that it is a masquerade that is tricky to master and it feels more instinctive to physically slide the screen or use steering-wheel-mounted controls instead.
2020 Skoda Karoq Interior
2020 Skoda Karoq has a unique Skoda identity, the brand design team has come up with an interior look that is far removed from those of the Seat Ateca and Volkswagen Tiguan. Inside, the wide range of adjustments available, so we think you should have no trouble getting comfortable, whatever you build. These include front seat height and waist adjustment on all clothes, and a lot of variation on the height and reach of the steering wheel. You will feel longer than you would have in a Mazda CX-30, and much more than a popular one with a regular lid.
Life is made even easier by buttons and switches, sensitively grouped, sensitively grouped. Digital instruments are available as an option in the SE L circle and above. They are no clearer to read than standard analog standards but show a good spread of additional information in an easy-to-digest way. The combination of a raised steering position with thin glass pillars and large side windows means the Karoq is one of the lightest cars in its class to be seen. Getting off T-links, maneuvering around multi-story car parks, and changing lanes on the highway is a breeze.
2020 Skoda Karoq Engine
The entry-level 1.0 TSI 115 fuel-efficient engine is surprisingly smooth and has a good low shovel, so it’s good if you spend most of your time in the city. However, Prefers petrol 1.5 TSI 150, which is our choice. It handles heavier loads and faster open roads thanks to a very useful 148bhp capability, which delivers sharp performance (0-62mph takes about 9.0 seconds) across the rev range. As a result, it is not necessary to work as hard as the 1.0 TSI 115 to further traffic on highways. The 1.6 TDI diesel is also flexible, but nowhere near as vibrant as the 1.5 TSI 150. In fact, the only diesel types we can see an argument for are the 2.0-liter, which comes with 148bhp (2.0 TDI 150) and 187bhp (2.0 TDI 190). This is because they are really gutsy and available on four-wheel drive, which makes them ideal for towing a caravan or boat. However, they are quite costly.
2020 Skoda Karoq Safety
All 2020 Karoqs should help you avoid an accident, thanks to the standard adjusted automatic braking (AEB) along with the usual selection of airbags and another electronic safety wizard. This helped Karoq achieve his overall five-star rating by evaluating the Euro NCAP crash test. Some of the points to note are that it significantly outperformed the Peugeot 3008 for adult protection, but the 3008 and Seat Ateca turn the tables when it comes to child protection, 2020 Skoda Karoq not very good at protecting young children. One of the best performers in the class according to Euro NCAP was the Mazda CX-30.