The Superb facelift will be offered with a new BS6 2.0-litre TSI engine, and will be launched in the country in April
Skoda is working on a facelift version of the Superb, which is confirmed for a launch in May this year. The updated car will feature some styling enhancements, along with a BS6-compliant petrol engine over the outgoing car.
The Superb facelift featureS slightly tweaked LED tail lamps, along with a black lip spoiler mounted on the boot lid. The Skoda logo has now been replaced by the SKODA lettering on the boot, which is becoming a fashion statement for the Czech-origin manufacturer.
The 2020 Skoda Superb facelift car gets new sleeker full matrix LED headlamps, along with Skoda’s signature butterfly grille. The car also features a set of redesigned alloy wheels.
Inside the cabin, the Superb facelift gets a revised interior along with a host of driver assistance systems such as Predictive Cruise Control, Emergency Assist, Front Assist and Predictive Pedestrian Protection. It comes with a 9.2-inch Columbus touchscreen infotainment system that is integrated with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, and gets features like gesture and voice control.
The 2020 Superb is also be equipped with a 10.25-inch TFT Virtual Cockpit, which displays trip and driver assistance info, sat nav and other information.
Skoda will launch the 2020 Superb facelift with a new BS6-compliant 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine that puts out 190 PS max power; which will also be the sole powertrain on offer mated to a seven-speed DCT transmission. The 180 hp 1.8-litre TSI engine, as well as the 2.0-litre oil-burner TDI unit that makes 177 hp power, will both be discontinued.
In addition to the Superb facelift, Skoda is also planning to launch a mid-size SUV based on the Vision IN concept; the Karoq SUV as well as the fourth-gen Octavia in India this year. The Superb will go on sale along with the Karoq mostly this April or in May.