Skoda has finally revealed the new Fabia hatchback ahead of its global premiere at 2014 Paris Motor Show. Here, we bring you the list of most frequently asked questions about the car such as price, mileage, power, specifications, features, dimensions, etc. [Know more about 2015 Skoda Fabia]
New Skoda Fabia Engine Specifications
Ans: The Skoda Fabia will be available with as many as seven engine options in the EU nations. The petrol motors will be the new three- and four-cylinder layouts. There will be a new 1.0L 3-cylinder and 1.)l 4-cylinder turbocharged engine on offer. The 4-cylinder engine will churn out a range of power- 60 to 110bhp. The 1.4-litre engine would offer a range of power from 74 to 103bhp.
The Indian-spec model will be offered in both petrol and diesel fuel options. The petrol version of the hatchback is likely to be the 1.2-litre three-cylinder motor producing 74bhp. Its oil burner is expected to be the 1.5-litre diesel engine producing 85bhp. The company might also introduce the performance oriented 103bhp, 1.2-litre TSI and the 109bhp, 1.5L turbocharged diesel.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia mileage/Fuel Economy
Ans: The petrol version of the hatchback returns a good fuel economy of 14kmpl and 16kmpl in city and on highways, respectively. Its oil burner is the 1.5L motor which is claimed to deliver an excellent mileage of 16kmpl in city driving conditions and 20kmpl on freeways.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia boot space
Ans: The vehicle is expected to get around 330-litres of luggage carrying capacity, which is sufficient enough to carry weekend’s bag. It can be further extended by folding the rear seats.
Is there any automatic transmission version of new 2015 Skoda Fabia?
Ans: Yes, the new hatchback will be offered in automatic version. The petrol version of the car will be paired to a seven-speed DSG gearbox. It is also expected that the diesel automatic might also on offer; however, nothing has been confirmed on the same.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia Ground Clearance
Ans: It is expected to get a decent ground clearance of around 160-165mm, which makes it easier to drive through busy Indian streets.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia diesel and petrol price
Ans: The new generation Fabia will be a premium product; however, the Czech automaker will use more local components to price it competitively. We expect the new petrol model is likely to be priced in the range of Rs. 5-7 lakh, while the oil burner prices expected to start at Rs. 6 lakh.
Will new Skoda Fabia comes in LPG and CNG versions in India?
Ans: No, the new hatchback will not come in LPG or CNG fuel options. It will only come in petrol and diesel fuel options.
New Skoda Fabia fuel tank capacity
Ans: The new hatchback is likely to get a large fuel tank capacity of around 50-litres.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia hatchback launch date in India
Ans: The new model will be unveiled at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, and it is likely to be launched in the Indian car market by mid-2015.
New 2015 Skoda Fabia wheelbase and dimension
Ans The new model will be 30mm lower and 90mm wider than the current model. So, it will measure 4000mm in length, 1732mm in width and 1492mm in height. It will get the same 2465mm of wheelbase which in return offer spacious cabin.
Does new 2015 Skoda Fabia come with a diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, the new model will be offered in both petrol and diesel fuel options. The oil burner is likely to be the 1.5-litre engine that produces 85PS of power.
Is 2015 Skoda Fabia hatchback coming to India?
Ans: It is quite early to comment whether the new model will come to India or not; however, Skoda should launch this new hatch in the Indian car market.