LED head- and tail-lights give Skoda’s mid-size crossover a sharp and upmarket look, while alloy wheel designs ranging from 16- to 19-inches are available.
Inside, the Karoq debuts a digital cluster instrument for the Skoda brand, following in the footsteps of luxury brand Audi and parent company Volkswagen. Four display views can be selected; Classic, Digital, Info-Profile and Reduced, each offering different-sized dials and configurable information readouts.
With the Qashqai starting at £ 19,500, it will not be much more than the Nissan’s trendsetting crossover – let alone rivals like the £ 22,000 Ford Kuga and the £ 23,000 Peugeot 3008.
Again, we have not taken a decision but we are monitoring how the infrastructure for charging develops. We will not be able to take a single step to market before it’s ready. “
Full-LED headlights with clear-lens optics are available as an option from the Ambition trim level upwards. And just like in the SEAT Ateca, new LED ambient lighting in the decorative door by the dashboard creates a pleasant atmosphere, being configurable in ten different colors.