Skoda Karoq 1.0 TSI SE L 5dr Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
Skoda Karoq 2020 front - 69 plate
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RRP £25,745What Car? Target Price£24,150
Review

The Skoda Karoq is a top-drawer family SUV with a flexible seating, a big boot and plenty of space inside for passengers. It’s also a pleasure to drive, thanks to its comfortable ride, great visibility and well made interior. If you’re after something sportier then have a look at the Seat Ateca, but the Karoq is the better all rounder.

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Trim: SE L

The third rung up gets a great blend of useful equipment and some luxuries. The big news is the addition of VarioFlex seats that add a large dose of extra versatility. You also get Alcantara upholstery, heated front seats, an 8.0in touchscreen with sat-nav, keyless entry and go, front parking sensors, a rear-view camera, LED headlights and bigger 18in alloy wheels. It’s our pick of the range.

Engine: 1.0 TSI

This little three-cylinder petrol engine has more than enough power for the urban cut and thrust but struggles on the open road when fully loaded. We would advise buying a gruntier engine if you frequently cover big miles or carry heavy loads.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.6 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

42.2

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

588

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

151

g/km

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