Third generation of Skoda Superb is set to get upgrade after four years of its debut. Before that teaser images of the 2020 Skoda Superb has been released which previews changes it has undertaken. It is set to arrive at IIHF Ice-Hockey World Championship in Bratislava, Slovakia which is scheduled for later this month. Front of the 2020 Skoda Superb consist of revised light clusters and reworked lower part of the bumper along with trademark grille design which has been retained. Moving further back, “SUPERB” lettering across the boot lid in place of usual logo.
There is also updated LED graphics joined by band which could come with either chrome or a light strip. Interior of 2020 Skoda Superb will be redesigned and comes with new infotainment screens. It would be compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Apart from these changes, Skoda would offer some trim revisions alongside with some upgrades that will keep Superb up to pace with other vehicles in this segment.
Interestingly, for the first time 2020 Skoda Superb will be offered with plug-in hybrid powertrain. This eco-friendly version from Skoda is speculated to use the same assembly that is found on Volkswagen Passat GTE. For those who are unfamiliar with Volkswagen Passat GTE, it combines1.4-liter turbo-four with an electric motor. Both of them combines to give an output of 215hp (218 PS/ 160 kW) and 400 Nm of torque. Volkswagen uses a 9.9 kWh lithium-ion battery which helps Passat GTE to travel up to 31 miles on a single charge from electric power.