– Skoda India logos Slavia identify
– The identify might be registered for the brand new Fast, which will probably be launched on the finish of 2021
Skoda Auto India has trademarked a brand new identify often called Slavia. The corporate is prone to have registered the trademark for the new-gen Fast that’s scheduled to reach within the nation in the direction of the top of 2021.
Showcased for the primary time in Russia final 12 months, the next-gen Skoda Fast relies on the MQB A0 platform, whereas the India-spec mannequin is anticipated to be underpinned by the MQB A0-IN platform. Underneath the hood, the mannequin is prone to proceed with the identical 1.0-litre, three-cylinder TSI petrol motor, though it might be tuned to supply 114bhp and 200Nm. Transmission choices would possibly embrace a six-speed handbook unit.
Exterior highlights of the brand new Skoda Fast embrace the signature butterfly grille, arrow-shaped LED headlamps, diamond-cut alloy wheels, and LED tail lights. Upon arrival, the mannequin will rival the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Hyundai Verna, and the Honda Metropolis. The corporate may also be launching two new merchandise subsequent 12 months, beginning with the Imaginative and prescient-IN SUV and the fourth-gen Octavia.