Skoda Kodiaq (2016–)

Model History

September 2016

Skoda Kodiaq revealed

Five engines are available, two TDI and three TSI engines. They have capacities of 1.4 and 2.0 litre and power output ranges from 125PS to 190PS. The diesel and petrol engines feature turbocharged direct injection.

4,697mm long x 1,882mm wide (2,087mm with mirrors) x 1,676mm high.

Wheel and tyre sizes:

17-inch wheels with 215/65 R17 99V

18-inch wheels with 235/55 R18 100V

19-inch wheels with 235/50 R19 99V

20-inch wheels with 235/45 R20 100V

The 2.0 TDI is available in two versions. The first version generates 150 PS and 340Nm. The top-of-the-range version delivers 190PS and 400 Nm. On average, the entry-level TDI consumes 56.5 mpg and 131g/km CO 2 .

The range of petrol engines consists of two 1.4 TSI engines and one 2.0 TSI. The entry-level version of the compact four-cylinder generates 125 PS and 200 Nm of torque. Its consumption is 47.1mpg and 140g/km CO 2 .

In the more powerful version, the 1.4-litre has 150 PS and 250 Nm of torque. Its ACT system – Active Cylinder Technology – shuts down the second and third cylinders when the load and engine speed are low. The top-of-the-range 2.0 TSI petrol engine features a new combustion process for high efficiency. Power output is 180 PS while torque is 320Nm.

Interior load length: 1,793mm, but with optional folding front passenger seat can take items 2,800mm long. Interior width at elboe height 1,527mm front, 1,510mm rear. Headroom 1,020mm front and 1,014mm rear.

Rear seats can be folded in the ratio 60:40, can be moved lengthways by 18 cm as standard and the angle of the backrest is individually adjustable. Two more seats in the third row are optional. Foot operated electric tailgate optional. Optional electrically retractable towbar with TDI DSG 4WD can pull 2,500kg.

October 2016

Kodiaq prices announced

Prices start at £21,495 (OTR). The Kodiaq will be available in 24 different variants when order books open in November. The range comprises three trims - S, SE and SE L along with a new Edition grade that celebrates the arrival of the brand’s first ever seven-seater SUV.

Engine Power Transmission S SE SE (7 seats) SE L Edition
1.4 TSI 125PS Man 6spd £21,495 £22,945 £23,945 - -
1.4 TSI 150PS ACT Man 6spd 4X4 - £25,445 £26,445 £28,795 £30,895
DSG 6spd - £25,245 £26,245 £28,595 £30,695
DSG 6spd 4x4 - £26,745 £27,745 £30,095 £32,195
2.0 TSI 180PS DSG 7spd 4x4 - - - £31,445 £33,545

The DSG fitted with the 1.4TSI 150 in the Kodiaq is the more robust DQ250 6-speed wet clutch DSG, not the low torque DQ200 7-speed dry clutch DSG. The DSG fitted with the 2.0TSI 180 in the Kodiaq is the even stronger DQ500A 7-speed wet clutch DSG, not the low torque DQ200 7-speed dry clutch DSG.

Engine Power Transmission S SE SE (7 seats) SE L Edition
2.0 TDI 115PS SCR Man 6spd TBC TBC TBC - -
150PS SCR Man 6psd 4x4 - £27,245 £28,245 £30,595 £32,695
DSG 7spd - £27,045 £28,045 £30,395 £32,495
DSG 7spd 4x4 - £28,545 £29,545 £31,895 £33,995
190PS SCR DSG 7spd 4x4 - - - £32,795 £34,895

The DSG fitted with the 2.0TDI 150 and 190 engines in the Kodiaq is the DQ500A 7-speed wet clutch DSG, not the low torque DQ200 7-speed dry clutch DSG.

June 2017

Kodiaq SE Technology introduced

Aimed at business customers, the Kodiaq SE Technology 2.0-litre TDI 150PS DSG emits 131g/km of CO2 and has a P11d value of just £26,860 and BIK of 28%.

SE Technology includes a Skoda Connect with Infotainment Online providing satellite navigation, traffic reports and calendar updates. Drivers can instantly sync contacts from their phone to the car, which can be accessed via steering wheel controls or voice activation for a safer way to make calls on the road.

As an option for fleets regularly undergoing long distances, Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) can be added to assist the driver in maintaining the selected speed and desired gap between the ŠKODA Kodiaq and the car in front.

October 2017

Kodiaq Scout launched

Priced from £32,330 and positioned between the SE L and Edition models, the Scout is available with six engine and transmission options, all of which feature four-wheel drive.

The engine range consists of two petrols, a 1.4 TSI unit that produces 150PS and a 2.0 TSI unit that generates 180PS. The 1.4 TSI is equipped with a six-speed manual transmission as standard with a six-speed DQ250 DSG available as an option, while the 2.0 TSI features the seven-speed DQ500A DSG as standard.

Customers opting for diesel can choose between two 2.0 TDI units with outputs of 150PS and 190PS. The 150PS version offers the choice of a standard six-speed manual gearbox or a seven-speed DSG while the range-topping 190PS version is equipped with the seven-speed DQ500A DSG as standard.

The exterior design package includes special Scout off-road front and rear bumpers, a rear diffuser, Scout plaques on the front wings and silver door mirrors. 19-inch Crater Anthracite alloy wheels complete the look.

Inside, the Kodiaq Scout features Alcantara trimmed seats and door panels, along with wood finish dashboard and door inserts and a Scout plaque on the dashboard. Equipped with seven seats as standard, Scout cabin also features aluminium trimmed pedals and LED ambient lighting.

Kodiaq Scout

CO 2

VED Band

Insurance group (50)

Recommended OTR

BiK 2017/18

P11D value

1.4 TSI 150PS 4x4

156

I

17E

£32,330.00

30%

£31,775.00

1.4 TSI 150PS 4x4 DSG

163

I

17E

£33,630.00

31%

£33,075.00

2.0 TSI 180PS 4x4 DSG

170

I

23E

£34,865.00

33%

£34,310.00

2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4

144

H

18E

£33,870.00

30%

£33,615.00

2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4 DSG

149

H

18E

£35,170.00

31%

£34,915.00

2.0 TDI 190PS 4x4 DSG

151

I

23E

£36,330.00

32%

£35,775.00

December 2017

Kodiaq SportLine goes on sale

Priced from £32,685 it is positioned between the SE L and Edition models. It features a full design package that includes 20-inch Vega Anthracite alloy wheels, deeper front and rear sport bumpers. The exterior design package is completed with a number of additional black details, including the radiator grille, roof rails, door mirror housings and side window trims.

Inside, the Kodiaq SportLine gains a leather sports steering wheel, carbon effect dashboard and door inserts, along with Alcantara-trimmed sports bucket seats and door panels. An LED interior lighting pack, SportLine plaque and black trim complete the interior design package.

The Kodiaq SportLine is available with four engines; two petrol and two diesel, with power outputs ranging from 150PS to 190PS. All four are equipped four-wheel drive transmission as standard, with DSG gearbox fitted as standard on the 2.0 TSI 180PS and 2.0 TDI 190PS. Both the 1.4 TSI 150PS and 2.0 TDI 150PS engines are available with the choice of manual or DSG.

In terms of equipment, the SportLine models build on the already generously appointed SE L specification, and feature seven seats, Columbus infotainment system with 9.2" touchscreen display and integrated Wi-Fi, electrically operated boot and Drive mode select. Among the many features exclusive to the SportLine are a colour multifunction trip computer, front parking sensors and an electrically adjustable driver’s seat.

Engine

CO 2

VED

Recommended OTR

BiK 2017/18

P11D value

1.4 TSI 150PS 4x4

156

I

£32,685.00

30%

£32,130.00

1.4 TSI 150PS 4x4 DSG

163

I

£33,985.00

31%

£33,430.00

2.0 TSI 180PS 4x4 DSG

170

I

£35,220.00

33%

£34,665.00

2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4

144

H

£34,225.00

30%

£33,970.00

2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4 DSG

149

H

£35,525.00

31%

£35,270.00

2.0 TDI 190PS 4x4 DSG

151

I

£36,685.00

32%

£36,130.00

The DSG fitted with the 2.0 TSI 150 and 190 engines in the Kodiaq is the DQ500A 7-speed wet clutch DSG, not the low torque DQ200 7-speed dry clutch DSG.

May 2018

Skoda Kodiaq is the 2018 Honest John Car of the Year.

July 2018

Kodiaq L&K introduced

With prices starting from £35,945 the L&K model features even more creature comforts, safety systems and driver technology than the previous top model - the Kodiaq Edition.

The new Kodiaq L&K is available with four engine options - one petrol and three diesels, with power outputs ranging from 150PS to 190PS. All feature all-wheel drive and are available with DSG transmissions or in the case of the 2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4 variant, a six-speed manual option.

It is distinguished from other models in the range by a chrome grille, 19-inch Sirius alloy wheels finished in anthracite and unique front and rear bumpers. Body-coloured under-door panels with distinctive L&K signature logos on the front wings complete the exterior design package.

It gets a standard panoramic sunroof while the seats are trimmed in leather and alongside the armrest, feature an L&K logo. Piano black decorative trims further enhance the premium feel, as does the standard ambient lighting system and aluminium trimmed pedals.

Model Engine RRP
Kodiaq L&K 2.0 TSI 190PS 4x4 DSG £37,020
Kodiaq L&K 2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4 Manual £35,945
Kodiaq L&K 2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4 DSG £37,245
Kodiaq L&K 2.0 TDI 190PS 4x4 DSG £38,105

August 2018

Kodiaq 1.4 TSI 150 engine replaced by 1.5 TSI 150 engine.

August 2018

Skoda confirms Kodiaq vRS

Hot Skoda Kodiaq will be powered by a 2.0-litre biturbo diesel engine producing 239PS and 500Nm. Will be revealed at Paris.

March 2019

2.0 TSI petrol engine added to Kodiaq range

The new engine is available on the SE L, Scout, SportLine, Edition and L&K equipment levels and is fitted with a seven-speed DSG and four-wheel drive as standard. Prices for Kodiaq models equipped with the new engine start at £34,120 for the seven-seat SE L model up to £38,770 for the seven-seat L&K variant. The 2.0-litre TSI 190PS Kodiaq can sprint from zero to 62mph in 7.7 seconds. Fuel consumption varies according to model with most frugal being the SE L model that returns 31.7 - 30.1mpg on the WLTP combined cycle. CO2 emissions for this model are 162g/km. The new engine is available to order now.

February 2020

Skoda Kodiaq SE Drive announced

Available with two engine options, a 1.5 TSI 150PS petrol (manual or DSG) and a 2.0 TDI 150PS diesel (DSG only), standard equipment includes an Amundsen satellite navigation system with Infotainment Online for a year, a colour trip computer, rear view camera, rear LED tail lights and front and rear parking sensors.

Customers also get 19-inch Aero alloy wheels, unique SE Drive fabric upholstery, Mythos glossy black decor and LED ambient lighting.

Prices for the Kodiaq SE Drive range from £28,610 for the 1.5 TSI 150PS manual version up to £31,915 for the 2.0 TDI 150PS DSG variant.

What does a Skoda Kodiaq (2016) cost?

List Price from £26,485
Buy new from £23,825
Contract hire from £238.34 per month