Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner

Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner: Since Skoda India is set to make its debut in the seven-seat premium SUV segment with its first ever model Kodiaq today, it is going to challenge the reigns of Toyota Fortuner, Volkswagen Tiguan and other in the market.

While the Fortuner 2017 has been smooth in terms of its monthly sales, with the entrance of all-new Skoda Kodiaq, will there be a slowdown in its popularity? Here we are trying to find out with a spec-based comparison. Check out this article for Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner price, specs, mileage and dimensions.

Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner Price

Skoda Kodiaq

This is the first ever 7-seater SUV estimated with the price of INR 28 lakh for the entry level variant.

The fully loaded top spec variant in Kodiaq’s line-up is expected to carry a price tag of INR 35 lakh.

Toyota Fortuner

Fortuner is available in two petrol and four diesel variants.

Petrol powered variant is priced from INR 24.44 lakh to INR 25.99 lakh.

The price of the diesel variant starts from INR 25.92 lakh and rise up to INR 29.91. The prices are related to the ex-showroom, Delhi.

Name of the Car Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Skoda Kodiaq Rs 28 lakh to Rs 35 lakh (estimated)
Toyota Fortuner Rs 24.44 lakh to Rs 29.91 lakh

Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner Specifications

Specifications Skoda Kodiaq Toyota Fortuner
Petrol Engines 2.0L, 4-cylinder TSI 2.7-litre, Dual VVTi, 16-valve
Power (Bhp) 177 163.7bhp
Torque (Nm) 320 245Nm
Diesel 2.0L TDI 2.8-litre, DOHC, 16-valve
Power (Bhp) 150 174.5bhp
Torque (Nm) 340 450Nm
Transmission 7-speed DSG AT with AWD & 4×2 drivetrain 6-speed MT, 5-speed MT and 6-speed AT with 4WD & 2WD

 

Skoda Kodiaq

The seven-seater SUV Skoda Kodiaq is going to be available on a 2.0L petrol engine and a 2.0L oil burner.

Transmission duties for Kodiaq will be carried over by the 7-speed DSG AT unti that has a choice between AWD and 4×2 drivetrains.

Toyota Fortuner

Toyota is a segment leader in SUV and is available with two options in the engine including a 2.7L petrol and 2.8L diesel powertrain.

The Fortuner carline is offering with 6-speed & 5-speed manuals along with a 6-speed AT.

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Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner Mileage

Model Name Petrol Mileage (Km/l) Diesel Mileage (km/l)
Skoda Kodiaq 11-12 (estimated) 16-17 (estimated)
Toyota Fortuner 10.01kmpl 14.24kmpl

 

Skoda Kodiaq

This is powered by a 2.0 L engine and is estimated to deliver up to 11-12 kmpl.

The diesel counterpart is likely to return between 16-17 kmpl.

Toyota Fortuner

Toyota Fortuner’s diesel variant is claiming a mileage of 14.24 kmpl, opposed to 12.9 kmpl as delivered by AT variants.

Petrol variant is rated at 10.01 kmpl against the 10.26 kmpl by the automatic trims.

 

Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner Dimensions

Dimensions Skoda Kodiaq Toyota Fortuner
Length (mm) 4,697 4,795
Breadth (mm) 1,882 1,855
Height (mm) 1,676 1,835
Wheelbase (mm) 2,791 2,745
Seating Capacity 7 7
Boot Space (Litres) 270 296

 

In terms of dimensions, Fortuner is taller and longer, whereas Kodiaq is wider and sits substantially with a longer wheelbase.

While both the SUVs are featuring a configuration of 7-seat and inside, Fortuner is offering slightly more space for storing luggage.

The boot space of Kodiaq will increase to 630L with the third row folded and expand to an impressive 2,065L with all the seats folded.

Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner Safety Features

Key Features Skoda Kodiaq Toyota Fortuner
Dual front airbags Yes Yes
ABS with EBD Yes Yes
Rear parking camera Yes Yes
Rear Defogger Yes Yes
Speed sensing auto door lock Not Known Yes
ISOFIX Yes No
Reverse parking sensor Yes Yes
Day/Night IRVM Yes Yes
All Disc brakes Not Known Yes
NCAP Rating 5-Star Euro NCAP 5-Star Latin NCAP (2016)

 

Skoda Kodiaq

Skoda always takes their safety measures seriously. The SUV will be armed to the teeth in terms of safety.

The car will receive an adaptive cruise control, electronic stability control with standard multi-collision brake.

The Skoda will also pack in a traffic jam assist, auto light assist, driver alert, blind spot detects etc.

Toyota Fortuner

The vital features for Toyota Fortuner in terms of security are, it has got a stability control with a brake assist and hill assist control.

There is a downhill assist control offering only on the 4WD variants and the SUV additionally gets 7 SRS airbags.

The other factors like airbags, speed sensing auto lock with emergency unlock and WIL concept seats in front are also available in the Toyota SUV.

This is all from us.

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Skoda Kodiaq Vs Toyota Fortuner
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