The family of electric grows in Skoda: the first to arrive was the urbanite Skoda CityGo, followed by the SUV Skoda Enyaq iV -which debuted at the end of 2020-, and now, the firm of Mladá Boleslav has just presented a preview of what will be its third electric that it has called Skoda Enyaq Coupé iV.
As the prototipo concept Vision iV and as can be seen in the pre-production prototypes despite the camouflage, which will be the second Electric SUV from the Czech brand has sharper and sportier shapes than its predecessor. Skoda has confirmed that it will hit the market in 2022 and that it will have three mechanical options.
Continuous and characteristic design at the same time
The new Enyaq Coupe iV It is one of the most anticipated novelties of Skoda. Like its predecessor and as other models of the VAG Group such as the Volkswagen ID.3 or the Volkswagen ID.4 This sportier variant of the Enyaq is conceived on the MEB platform.
Regarding the exterior design, the IV Coupe It is very similar to the Enyaq from which it starts, although it stands out for having a more pronounced drop from the roof line towards the tailgate. Its dimensions are somewhat higher than in the Enyaq, because with a length of 4,653 mm and a height of 1,617 mm, the Coupé is four millimeters longer than the ENYAQ iV and one millimeter taller.
However, at 1,879mm and 2,765mm respectively, the width and wheelbase of both models are identical, while the coupe’s boot capacity is 570 litersDue to its shape, it is slightly lower than that of the SUV (585 liters).
Some elements to highlight, until we can meet the Enyaq Coupé iV completely devoid of camouflage, are the alloy wheels that will be available in sizes from 19 to 21 inches in diameter or the headlights, equipped with LED technology as standard (and Full- Matrix LED in option). The taillights are also LED, although only as an option.
As for the interior, the brand has not revealed images, but it has advanced details such as that the dashboard will present the same design as the Enyaq, which has a 5.3-inch digital screen for the instrument panel called by the brand ” Digital Cockpit ”and a 13-inch touch screen in the center console for the infotainment and navigation system.
Equipment differentiated by levels
We also know that the standard equipment will include the dual-zone Climatronic system, the KESSY GO keyless system and LED ambient lighting that illuminates the door trims and door handles, as well as the front footwells. and rear. In its basic configuration or “Loft Design” as Skoda has called it, the timeless combination of gray and black tones predominates.
Among the options, apart from those that will refer to the personalization section, Skoda has advanced that the new electric SUV may have a head-up Display with an augmented reality function. In addition, you can choose the “Lodge selection”Characterized by the use of sustainable materials in the passenger compartment such as natural virgin wool for the seats, or recycled polyester made from PET plastic bottles. Regarding the cognac-colored leather upholstery of the seats if the “EcoSuite selection”, Is tanned using an ecological process that uses olive leaf extracts without using any chemical product.
Two batteries, three power variants and rear or all-wheel drive
The new Enyaq Coupé iV will feature three power levels and two battery capacities. The access version will be the Enyaq Coupe iV 60, with a lithium-ion battery that has 58 kWh net (62 kWh total) and is associated with the option of a single rear electric motor that develops 132 kW or 180 hp.
The 77 kWh net (82 kWh gross) battery will be offered with the two most powerful options: the Enyaq Coupe iV 80, with a rear engine of 150 kW – equivalent to 204 hp – and the Enyaq Coupe iV 80x with a second electric motor on the front axle and four-wheel drive that has a total power of 195 kW or 265 hp.
The batteries are rechargeable with a power of up to 125 kW, with a standard charger with alternating current with 11 kW of power and which requires six to eight hours for a full charge. The universal charger iV, a mobile solution with interchangeable connectors, is available as an option.