2016 Skoda Snowman has been reported through some rendered photos. There is a big assumption that those photos are the new version of this car that is expected to come around 2016. Based on the photos, there are two versions and it is claimed that the first has 5 seats while the second has 7 seats. 2016 Snowman with those reasons, the rumors are getting louder.
2016 Skoda Snowman as a new version, it is designed to attract more buyers especially for its roomy cabin and the big capacity to support more stuff. The wide options of TDI diesel and TSI gasoline power plants are very possible. At this time, people are expecting to see the hybrid variant but it seems it does not come for real. Based on the report, the company will design it with VW’S MQB platform with the length of 4600 mm and it means 400mm longer than the current Yeti. This new SUV is also has off-road capability because the components and technologies from VW’s Touareg. From the pictures, we could say that the car has very muscular design and it is quite strong. The design is from VW CrossBlue concept and the company keeps the current front end. As the complement, there is brand’s signature grille and also rectangular headlights to offer.
2016 Skoda Snowman Engine
Skoda Snowman 2016 will be supported by the power plant from the next generation of VW Tiguan which means it has two versions of front and all-wheel drive. The engine for Euro 6 is called 4-cylinder gasoline unit 2.0 liter to produce the output for about 150 horsepower to 220 horsepower. The second engine is turbodiesel 1.6 liter from 150 horsepower to 184 horsepower. It is very possible to see hybrid variant that is combined by diesel engine and also electric motor but it seems it is an only a rumor.
2016 Skoda Snowman Release Date and Price
2016 Skoda Snowman as a new version is basically built at the same place as Yeti, Superb and also Octavia which is in Czech Republic. There was an announcement about the new SEAT SUV that is also manufactured there. It is still unknown when the car will be released officially because the company does not announce it yet. We only could expect that the car could come in the market sometime in 2016 with the starting price that should be not more than $30,000.