Ford Endeavour’s last generation leap put it back in game in the premium SUV space. With prominent changes to the exterior, interior and feature list, Endeavour is a much better package than before. While it competes primarily with the longstanding Toyota Fortuner, another credible contender that poses a strong threat to its reign is Skoda’s all-new seven-seater Kodiaq SUV. Available in a single variant, Kodiaq has made its much-anticipated debut in the domestic market. In this spec-based comparison we put Skoda Kodiaq in the crosshairs of Ford Endeavour to find how good is this new SUV on the block. Check out Skoda Kodiaq Vs Ford Endeavour price, specifications, features and other details –
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Price
|Name of the Car||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|Skoda Kodiaq||Rs 34.49 lakh|
|Ford Endeavour||Rs 23.91 lakh to Rs 29.59 lakh|
–Skoda Kodiaq is available in a single ‘Style’ variant with a diesel engine and 4×4 drivetrain.
-Skoda India has priced the well-equipped SUV at Rs 34.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
-Furthermore, the SUV gets 4-year warranty and roadside assistance as standard, whereas the 4-year maintenance can be availed at Rs 59.9k.
-Ford Endeavour range is available in three diesel automatic variants.
-The premium SUV is priced from Rs 25.08 lakh to Rs 31.40 lakh (all prices mentioned, ex-showroom, Delhi). Also Read – Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Specifications
|Specifications||Skoda Kodiaq||Ford Endeavour|
|Diesel||2.0L TDI||2.2L & 3.2L|
|Power (Bhp)||148||157.7 & 197.2|
|Torque (Nm)||340||385 & 470|
|Transmission||7-speed DSG AT with AWD||6-speed AT with 4×2 & AWD drivetrain|
-Skoda Kodiaq derives power from the 2.0L diesel powertrain.
–It uses a dual-clutch 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox.
-The Style variant also features 4×4 drivetrain which sends power to all four wheels.
-Ford Endeavour on the other hand comes only in diesel option.
-The entry level variants derive power from 157.7bhp, 2.2L oil burner.
-And the top-spec trim propels on a 197.2, 3.2L diesel engine.
-The 2.2L variants get 4×2 system, while the range topping grade gets AWD drivetrain. Also Read – Skoda Kodiaq – 5 Things to Know
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Mileage
|Model Name||Petrol Mileage (Km/l)||Diesel Mileage (km/l)|
-Diesel Kodiaq is claimed to return class-leading fuel economy of 16.25 km/l.
–Available only in diesel option, the SUV is claimed to deliver 12.62 km/l.
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Dimensions
|Dimensions||Skoda Kodiaq||Ford Endeavour|
|Boot Space (Litres)||270||427|
-As for proportions, Endeavour is longer, taller and it sits on a slightly longer wheelbase. Skoda Kodiaq on the other hand is wider.
-The luggage storage space on the Kodiaq is around 270L which can be expanded to 630L by folding the third seats and 2005L by folding the second seats.
-On the other hand, Ford Endeavour offers 427L of boot space.
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Features
|Key Features||Skoda Kodiaq||Ford Endeavour|
|Rear AC Vents||Yes||Yes|
|Touchscreen Infotainment system||Yes||Yes|
|Height adj. driver seat||Yes||Yes|
|Steering mounted audio & calling controls||Yes||Yes|
|Apple CarPlay & Android Auto||Yes||Yes|
|Rear wiper & washer||Yes||Yes|
-It packs in a 8.0-inch touchscreen system smartphone connectivity features like Apple CarPlay, Anroid Auto, Skoda media command app, 12-speaker Canton stereo and navigation system etc.
-It additionally receives hands-free tailgate operation, umbrella tucked inside doors, dual-zone automatic climate control, start/stop button mounted on steering wheel and power-operated driver and co-passenger seats.
-Other prominent comfort bits include a 10-colour ambient lighting, a panoramic sunroof, electrically-adjustable front seats, adjustable second row seats, auto headlamps and wipers, hands-free parking assist, drowsiness sensor, magnetised flashlight and plastic ‘bumpers’.
-Ford Endeavour comes with SYNC3 supported by Android Auto & Apple CarPlay.
-Other bits such as 8-way adjustable driver seat, power adjustable third row seats, terrain management with pre-adjust settings, remote keyless entry and central locking, one touch/up down with anti-pinch etc are also offered on the SUV depending on the variant one picks.
Skoda Kodiaq vs Ford Endeavour Safety Features
|Key Features||Skoda Kodiaq||Ford Endeavour|
|Dual front airbags||Yes||Yes|
|ABS with EBD||Yes||Yes|
|Rear parking camera||Yes||Yes|
|Adaptive cruise control||Yes||Yes|
|Reverse parking sensor||Yes||Yes|
|All Disc brakes||Not Known||Yes|
|NCAP Rating||5-Star Euro NCAP||5-Star ANCAP|
-The SUV gets 9 airbags, rear-view camera, hands-free parking assist and drowsiness sensor
-It also packs in an adaptive cruise control, electronic stability control including standard multi-collision brake.
-The SUV gets standard dual front airbags.
-It additionally gets driver knee, side and curtain airbags on the top-spec variant.
-Other prominent features such as Ford MyKey, Hill Launch Assist, Traction control, ESP, tyre pressure monitoring, semi-auto parallel parking assist, hill descent control.