Skoda launches cheaper Yeti 4x2


Now here’s good news if you were in the market for a practical urban SUV – Skoda has just launched the Skoda Yeti 4x2 variant in the Indian market. Without the 4x4 system, the prices have come down to Rs 13.20 lakhs for the start of the 4x2 range.

The exact prices are –

Yeti Active 2.0 TDI CR 4X2        Rs 1,346,159 ex-showroom, Delhi

Yeti Ambition 2.0 TDI CR 4X2    Rs 1,432,195 ex-showroom, Delhi   

The Yeti is now a front-wheel drive car. Equipment list includes ESP (Electronic Stability Program), Hill Hold Control and the Vario Flex seating system.

The power unit remains the 2.0-litre diesel but with a lower power figure of 110 bhp as opposed to the 140 bhp on the 4x4 Yeti. Also, the gearbox is now a 5-speed one instead of the 6-speed manual ‘box on the 4x4 variant.

Weight has come down by 98 kgs and the fuel capacity is also down to 55 litres, instead of the 60 litre tank on the 4x4 variants.