Skoda Yeti 2014 Facelift Review
The all new Skoda Yeti facelift launched in India at a starting price of Rs 18.63 lakh and features some cosmetic changes and equipment additions in interior and exterior. It is interesting to note that, the car priced at a slight premium over the outgoing car.
Available Variants and Price
The car available in two models. The first model priced Rs 18.63 lakh for the 4X2 variant while the Yeti 4X4 is priced at Rs 20.14 lakh (Ex-showroom, Maharashtra). The top-of-the-line Elegance trim (4×2 and 4×4 variants) are only available in Skoda Yeti facelift model with all these features.
What is new in Skoda Yeti facelift 2014 ?
New Exterior Features
Skoda Yeti facelift 2014 On external appearance, Skoda Yeti facelift 2014 features cosmetic tweaks on the interior and exterior. It gets some added equipment also. The new features in exterior is listed below:-
- Skoda’s new design language
- New front and rear bumpers
- Bi-xenon headlamps
- LED tail-lamps
- New housings for the wing mirrors
- New alloys
- New Colour options for the roof
Engine, Gears and Performance
Skoda Yeti facelift 2014 powered by the same 2.0-litre TDI unit. The engine can churns out 109bhp in the 4×2 variant. It’s engine is mated with five-speed manual gearbox. The offered power of 4×4 version is 138bhp.
In this model, engine mated with a six-speed manual gearbox option for smooth transmission. There is no automatic option. About the mileage, 4×2 model returns 17.72kmpl while the 4×4 delivers 17.67kmpl on ride.
Interior Features and Options
Interior of Skoda Yeti facelift 2014 is packed with various safety and comfort features. The SUV offers 416 litres boot space. It gets the following interior features listed below,
- Steering wheel is a new three-spoke
- keyless go
- Electronically adjustable driver’s seat with memory function
- Telephony controls on the steering
- Elelectrically foldable wing mirrors
- Bluetooth connectivity on the audio system
- Cruise control, ABS, EBD, brake assist
- Tyre pressure monitors
- ESP and hill-hold
Very popular Duster, SsangYong Rexton W, Ford Endeavour, Honda CR-V, Isuzu MU-7 are the main rival of Skoda Yeti facelift in the premium compact SUV segment.
Skoda Yeti facelift price in India: (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Skoda Yeti Elegance 4X2: Rs 18.99 lakh
Skoda Yeti Elegance 4X4: Rs 20.53 lakh