Czech automaker Skoda has introduced the new 2019 Skoda Superb Corporate Edition in the car market of India, at an introductory price of Rs. 23.99 lakh (ex-showroom, across India). This pricing makes the new Corporate Edition model the cheapest variant in the entire Skoda Superb flagship sedan lineup. However, the Superb Corporate Edition model is not meant for all the prospective Superb buyers, but is exclusively available for the existing Skoda customers in India.
The only significant difference between the standard Superb and the Corporate Edition models is the transmission gearbox. The standard Superb comes equipped with a DSG (Direct Shift Gearbox) unit, while the Corporate Edition gets a 6 speed manual transmission gearbox instead. Under the hood, the new edition model comes equipped with the same 1.8 litre TSI petrol engine as that of the standard Superb petrol version. This petrol mill has the capability to generate a max power output of 180 PS along with a top torque of 320 Nm. The Corporate Edition also does not get a diesel engine option unlike the standard Superb lineup.
Skoda has also revealed in its official statement that the Superb Corporate Edition is capable of offering fuel economy of 14.64 km per liter.
Although the new Corporate Edition model is currently the most affordable Superb variant in India, it does not compromise on the creature comfort and safety equipments, and is packed to the brim with premium features similar to the standard versions of the Superb premium sedan.
When it comes to features and equipments, the 2019 Skoda Superb Corporate Edition model comes endowed with a large 8.0 inch touchscreen display integrated infotainment system that comes empowered with a proximity sensor as well as a myriad of mobile connectivity options including Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink. Other features on the Corporate Edition model are also similar to the standard Superb, which includes premium equipments such as a three-zone climate control that comes along with a humidity sensor among much more.
When safety quotient of the car is concerned, the new Superb Corporate Edition variant comes braced with advanced safety techs, which include as many as 8 airbags, Multi-Collision Braking system, adaptive headlamps among many others.
The 2019 Skoda Superb Corporate edition also comes with the Czech car maker’s new ‘Peace of Mind’ package. The Skoda Peace Of Mind package includes a 4 year warranty that is offered as standard. This comes along with a free 4 year roadside assistance package. The Skoda customers also have the option to choose a 4 year maintenance package.
The Superb being the flagship sedan model from the stable of Skoda is fully loaded with premium features, techs and luxuriousness to impress the premium sedan buyers, apart from offering Skoda’s signature crystalline design philosophy that exudes refined premium style and elegance. The launch of the new Superb Corporate Edition variant only showcases Skoda Auto India’s effort to please its existing buyers, while it also signifies the company’s commitment towards its valued customers and the Indian car market.