2016 Skoda Superb Price, Redesign

New 2016 Skoda Superb doesn’t bring much excitement, compared to its predecessor which received various changes on its design and performance. Its look is modern and appealing, since the new, third, generation started with 2015 model. A lot of great news was shown at this year Geneva Auto Show, when Czech automaker presented first model of the new generation – 2015 Skoda Superb. Therefore Skoda Superb 2016 will be mainly carried over model, with one thing that might be added – the hybrid version.

2016 Skoda Superb front

2016 Skoda Superb Redesign

Still, 2015 version is pretty new.  Its release date is set for this summer, so let’s keep that in mind. Exciting news are yet to come for the previous model, and therefore, don’t expect much from the upcoming Skoda Superb 2016.

Things that are most attractive about the new Superb include high quality materials, numerous highest-level features and its spacious interior. With this year redesign, new 2016 model will keep the same styling. Front end will have more prominent grille accompanied with angular headlights. Sporty profile of the Superb enhances resembles between Skoda’s Superb and VW Passat. Among other features, new Superb comes equipped with Apple CarPlay, wireless smartphone charging, and infotainment which could be controlled via iPad either from front or rear seat. Superb comes available in 5 trim levels, including S, SE, SE-L, Laurin & Klement and GreenLine, specified by highest Eco Standards.

2016 Skoda Superb rear

2016 Skoda Superb Engine

Depending on markets, 2016 Skoda Superb will come with few engine options, including both petrol and diesel variants. Base petrol units will be a 1.4-liter unit with 148 horsepower. Second engine option is a 2.0-litre turbo with 276 horsepower. Both engine come paired with 4-wheel drive and dual-clutch DSG transmission. Diesel engines also include 2 options. Although there is only one engine included into the offer, it comes with two power outputs. 2.0-litre turbo delivers either 148 or 187 horsepower. Both versions are paired with either 6-speed manual or dual-clutch DSG gearbox. Under the hood of the 2016 Skoda Superb GreenLine is placed 1.6-liter engine. The CO2 emission is just 96g/km. Plug-in hybrid will arrive for this model year as well, although its specs are not known yet. However, according to latest assumptions, it will combine 1.4-litre TSI engine (154hp) and electric motor (107hp).

2016 Skoda Superb interior

2016 Skoda Superb Price and Release Date

Pricing specs of the model are not released yet, but are expected to be quite the same as for the current 2015 model, meaning slightly under $30,000. The release is not expected before 2016, probably during the summer.

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