The Kodiaq has good storage across the cabin. The glovebox is a good dimension and it comes with a second cubby above it. The door bins can match a few water bottles and there is a deep storage bin between the 2 entrance seats. There are a few cupholders in entrance of that space for storing. And in entrance of the gear lever there’s a spot to your cell phone. You may additionally discover a there is a small drawer to the correct of the steering wheel. Oh, and there is an umbrella within the entrance passenger door and an ice scraper within the gasoline filler cap. How intelligent is that?
There are an additional two cupholders within the again and one within the boot for when the seven seats are getting used.
All in all of the Skoda Kodiaq is a really sensible automobile.
House within the again seats
No matter whether or not you go for 5 or seven seats, you’ll have completely a great deal of room within the again seats. There’s acres of headspace, a great deal of kneeroom and since the entrance seats are raised up barely you’ve gotten loads of house to slip your toes beneath if you wish to stretch out a bit..
The again seats are comfy too, and so they transfer again and ahead – permitting you to decide on between giving extra space to the boot (or these in row three seats) or extra space to your passengers in row two. These seats additionally recline.
You possibly can match three folks within the second row of seats – it is actually vast sufficient – the one drawback is the center seat is sort of agency and raised up. However as there’s a lot headroom that should not actually be a problem.
Positive, there’s a hump within the flooring however once more, because the footwells are so massive, it should not actually matter – notably if you happen to’re solely carting children about.
The home windows are massive, too. So children within the again seats will not have to sit down as much as look out of them – and the home windows additionally go all the way in which down.
In case your children like an iPad to look at on their journeys, then the storage pockets on the again of the entrance seats will turn out to be useful. The door bins are massive too – they’ll simply deal with an enormous, 1.5-litre bottle of water.
The one downsides are that the standard of the plastics within the again aren’t that nice, however to be honest it is a related story with the VW Tiguan Allspace – and that you simply solely get Isofix seat factors on the 2 exterior chairs.
Becoming a baby seat is simple although. The doorways open actually vast and the Isofix mounting level is simple to achieve behind some detachable covers – though there’s a likelihood you possibly can lose these over time!
For the rearmost seats (within the seven-seater fashions) headroom is not too good, so adults will not need to sit there for too lengthy. Youngsters will probably be tremendous, nonetheless.
Kneeroom is OK, in case your passengers within the center row of seats slide ahead.
Select the five-seater and also you get a 720-litre boot that grows to 2065 litres whenever you put the seats down.
When you go for the seven-seat Kodiaq you do lose a little bit little bit of room to create space for the third row of chairs. With seats six and 7 folded down, you get 630 litres and that will increase to 2005 whenever you put the center row of seats down. When you’ve gotten all seven seats in use, the boot is simply 270 litres – about the identical dimension as you’d discover in a VW Polo.
It has helpful options too. There are tethering hooks to assist tie stuff down, a boot gentle that doubles up as a torch and a few underfloor storage that has room for the load cowl. The center seat in row two folds down, so you’ll be able to have two passengers both aspect and nonetheless carry lengthy skinny gadgets within the boot.
The boot flooring is pretty flat and there is not likely a lip so packing the Kodiaq is pretty simple. Talking of which… how a lot stuff are you able to pack into the Kodiaq?
In seven-seater mode there’s room for a few small carry-on suitcases and some mushy luggage. Fold the seats within the boot down and you’ll match two massive containers, two medium ones and two small containers.
Fold all of the again seats down and you’ll match a motorcycle in there with out taking off its wheels no drawback in any respect. In reality, it is virtually like having a van. In there you may get a big TV field, two massive containers, three medium-sized containers, two small containers, two massive suitcases, two small suitcases and a few mushy luggage. Phew!