Skoda is launching a particular City version of the Yeti child crossover packing £2450 of additional gear for free of charge over the equal SE spec.

The brand new Yeti City relies on the two-wheel drive mannequin with a alternative of the 104bhp 1.2 TSI or the two.0-litre TDI diesel with 109bhp.

Skoda Yeti City Version: the lowdown

This UK particular version is restricted to 750 fashions and hits UK showrooms in April 2012. The Yeti has confirmed a hit within the UK, Skoda claiming greater than 8800 gross sales since launch in 2009.

Further gear thrown in to the City spec contains:

• Satellite tv for pc navigation
• Bluetooth connectivity
• Multi-function steering wheel
• DAB digital radio
• Rear parking sensors
• Twin-zone air-conditioning

Oh the irony of including sporting gear to a automobile designed to ape an off-roader!

Sure, particularly when you think about the beauty thrives, together with 17in black and chrome alloys, wheelarch extensions, silver door mirror caps, roof stripes and roof rails. Metallic paint is included.

Contained in the Skoda Yeti City has crimson or black sports activities seats and smoked glass within the rear.

In order that they’re throwing a lot of equipment at it to pep up gross sales?

That’s the standard use of a particular version, so sure. It’s all a part of Skoda’s growth plan, because it seeks to ramp up gross sales in step with the model’s plan to double gross sales by 2018.

Worth for the Skoda Yeti City version? That’ll be £16,900 for the petrol 1.2 and £18,330 for the diesel 2.0.

CAR is an enormous fan of the Skoda Yeti. Click on right here to see how we fared with our long-term take a look at evaluate.


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