Skoda is outlining to release a compact crossover based upon its smaller Fabia. This new model will sit listed below the new Skoda Karoq and share a platform with the soon-to-be-revealed VW T-Cross and SEAT Arona mini SUVs. Images thanks to Chinese website Autohome appear to confirm Skoda’s prepare for the new model, shown below in our special render. These shots clearly reveal absolutely nothing about the car’s styling however let us see how Skoda’s preparation to position the model. It’ll be the Czech kind’s 4th SUV, following in the steps of the outbound Yeti, the larger Kodiaq and the just recently announced Koruq– shown above as the ‘Model K’. It’ll be smaller than the upcoming Yeti replacement, matching VW’s lineup of the T-Cross, Tiguan and the upcoming Touareg.
2018 Skoda Fabia SUV Styling
We’re not anticipating any fantastic surprises on the styling front. The front needs to carry a development of the style language found on the Kodiaq, modified for a smaller sized bundle. This suggests the 2018 Skoda Fabia SUV might utilize similar faceted LED headlights that echo Czech crystal products and basic but handsome styling lines to divide the bodywork.
2018 Skoda Fabia SUV Interior
The cabin is anticipated to follow conventions set out by existing Skoda models so will have a simple but durable interior. The centre console will be dominated by a touchscreen infotainment system but whether the digital dials seen in other VW Group cars will feature remains to be seen. It’s thought to be more useful than the VW or SEAT models that’ll share its platform, however, satisfying Skoda’s position as the sensible one of the three brand names. A boxy body and expected five-door-only layout indicate 4 adults ought to fit in comfort with enough boot area to swallow at least a weekend’s worth of baggage.
2018 Skoda Fabia SUV Price and Release Date
The new 2018 Skoda Fabia SUV will cost a little bit more than its supermini brother or sister but less than the new Karoq– this means entry-level models could cost from around ₤ 13,000. The leaked image suggests this new Fabia SUV is due to make its public debut sometime in 2018.