Skoda SUV - Yeti Unveiled At New Delhi Auto Expo
Skoda Auto India has unveiled its international brand car, SUV Yeti at the 10th Auto Expo 2010 in New Delhi. This is the fifth in the line-up in India.
During the launch of this model, Reinhard Fleger, member of the board, Sales and Marketing, Skoda Auto, said, “The Indian automobile industry continues to be among the most promising car industries across the globe and it shall continue to grow in the coming year backed by an estimated GDP growth of about 7 per cent. Skoda has a share of around 25 per cent in the mid size segment where we have operated since the last 9 years. We have aggressive plans for the Indian market and aim to emerge as a major player in the Indian automotive industry’s growth story. The Yeti is an integral aspect of this plan.”
Speaking at the unveiling of the Skoda variant, Mr. Thomas Kuehl of Skoda Auto India, said, "The highly agile Yeti is compact, attractively styled with excellent handling characteristics and is bound to create a stir in this segment with the potential of having a cult following. We just can't wait to get our hands on this one!”
The Skoda Yeti has a compact 4x4 body and is equipped with a 2 litre TDI diesel engine, which is not only powerful but also efficient in fuel consumption. And, the most important thing is that it is the first ever SUV, which has got rave reviews from the experts worldwide for its nice design and efficiency.
The Yeti also promises to be a customer’s choice because of its stylish design and impressive performance. The SUV has a quite spacious interior and can be fit into congested parking lots due to its narrow body. The doors are also designed to be opened wide in congested places.
This SUV is equipped with 17 inch alloy wheels, which are powerful enough to offer an amazing drive. Apart from that, the four wheeler has hill hold, hill start and a superb ground clearance of 180mm, which makes the Yeti a fun to drive on the road.
According to sources, this Skoda variant will attract the customers due to its overall efficiency including the international safety standards. And, you just cannot miss to have a drive!