Skoda introduced a new compact crossover

Skoda introduced a new compact crossover

March 5, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Skoda has introduced the concept car Vision X, designed to give an idea of ​​the future compact crossover of the Czech brand. The public premiere of the novelty will be held March 6 at the Geneva Motor Show.

The serial version of Skoda Vision X will be built on the MQB platform of the Volkswagen concern, which is already underlying, for example, Seat Arona and Volkswagen T-Roc. The length of the car was 4250 mm, and the height – 1500 millimeters. The size of the wheelbase is 2645 millimeters. Commodity crossover will become the “younger” SUV in the Skoda line and will take a place on the step below Karoq.

The prototype Skoda Vision X equipped with a hybrid powertrain, based on which a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbo engine powered by natural gas came in. The unit produces 130 hp and 250 Nm of torque.

The ICE works in pairs with a starter generator with a belt drive located on the front axle, as well as with a 27-pole electric motor on the rear. These units are powered by a 48-volt power supply system with a 1.5-kW lithium-ion battery and a kinetic energy recovery system during braking. In the standard mode, the traction is transmitted to the front wheels, and the rear axle is connected in the event of a sharp acceleration or in order to improve the adhesion to the roadway.

The crossover is capable of accelerating from the seat to 100 km / h in 9.3 seconds, and its maximum speed was 200 km per hour. In combined mode, the Skoda Vision X can drive over 600 kilometers.