The Skoda Superb introduces by Czech car manufacturer Skoda Auto 1934-1949 and from 2001 made to the present, as his flagship. The first modern version produced from 2001-2008, is based on the platform of the Volkswagen Passat and share with him some mechanical components, but was extended by 10 cm. The second version is no longer based on the Passat and surpassed in the most professional test. Currently Skoda Superb model is larger and more luxurious Skoda model range. Due to its long wheelbase also a contender for top class considered.
The original was a superb luxury car from Skoda produced from 1934 to 1949. It was the first car manufacturer, available with AWD and V8 engine. The Superb, which debuted in 1934, the first Skoda car was also equipped with a V8 engine and all-wheel drive. Skoda has released a new line of automobiles in 1930, which significantly differed from their previous products. Developed a new chassis design with backbone tube and round independent suspension under the direction of Chief Engineer Vladimir Mathias’ and derivative of Hans Ledwinka introduced the Tatras. First used in the standard 420 1933, starting with the solution of the problem of insufficient torsional rigidity of the frame of the ladder.
The new chassis design was the basis for the people, whitewater, favorite and Skoda Superb. While in 1933, Skoda had behind the new line became a 14% share of the passenger car market of Czechoslovakia, Prague Tatra is a market leader in 1936, with a share of 39 % in 1938. The Superb was introduced in 1934, at the time of being the second highest on the type of Skoda 650 and it costs almost twice the price of a fast, similar to its current prices. The Skoda Superb was a successor type 860, a luxury sedan with a straight eight engine, built from 1929 to 1932.
The first generation of modern Skoda Superb used the Volkswagen Group B5 PL45 platform from 1999 B5 Volkswagen Passat LWB Shanghai, the wheelbase is 10 inches longer than the standard B5 Passat. Then in 2005, Shanghai Volkswagen imported B5 Superb, Volkswagen Passat Lingyu as rebuilding. Had been set in 2009, a year after Skoda Superb B5 in Europe, the SVW Passat Lingyu facelift was introduced in China.
It is available with several petrol and diesel engines, all of which will be for the rest of the Volkswagen Group and a range than B5 Passat and B6/B7 Audi A4 which use the same platform oriented to the front – mounted and longitudinally. The Skoda Superb base model, the “classic” is a liter, four- cylinder 1.9 inline turbo direct-injection turbodiesel engine that produces an output of 74 kilowatts driving force, or a 2.0 – liter gasoline engine available and inline-four with 85 kW. The models ‘ Elegance ‘ Comfort’ and comes with a 20 valve rated 1.8 Turbo petrol engine with a 119 kW I4, 142 kW petrol engines or a 2.8 liter V6 offered or 2.5 -liter V6 TDI with 120 kW rated. 1.9 TDi PD The base model is still widely used as a taxi in Prague, Czech Republic.
Available transmissions are a five-speed manual or six-speed manual or five -speed Tiptronic automatic ZF original. In addition to providing long -loiter ” pump nozzle ” Unit Injection Volkswagen 1.9 engine, the Superb eventually gained Cars found the use of the latest 103 kW 2.0 -liter TDI in other Volkswagen Group. The Skoda Superb has received a minor facelift in August 2006 to the new Skoda grille, headlamps, integrated turn signal repeaters in the side mirrors and tail lights in the style of the Skoda Roomster C-shaped and the last integrate Skoda Octavia. A new interior design improvements completed. A A number of new engines ‘ Laurin and Klement ‘ model was the top of the range, deposing the model ‘ Elegance’ in this position. Was introduced and the interior is real wood as part of some trim levels. Similar models of Rolls -Royce Phantom, ” Comfort”, ” Elegance” and ” Laurin & Klement ” even have an umbrella secreted in the rear door panel.
The new Skoda Superb at the Geneva Motor Show in early March 2008. Based on a stretched version of the latest A5 Octavia platform, the Volkswagen Group PQ46 A6, the new Superb a five-seater saloon five-door hatchback with an innovative tailgate that can double regular and complete as a separate lounge boat liftback, known as the ” Twin. Door ” based on the A5 platform Octavia, Superb latter now uses a transverse engine layout.
Petrol options are five groups of Volkswagen residential units consisting of an entry-level 92 – kilowatts1 4 liter TFSI four-cylinder 1.8-liter I4 TFSI, a 147 kW 2.0-liter I4 TFSI, a 3.6 – flagship liter FSI 191 kW VR6 4Motion complete engine with all-wheel drive and six-speed Direct Shift Gearbox Shift. Diesel engine options include 2.0 liter turbocharged I4 common rail direct injection, which has an output of 103 kW, 2.0 – liter common rail TDI I4 125 kW and 77 kW 1.9-liter I4 TDI Greenline with reduced fuel consumption.
Trim levels in most European countries are the ” comfort “, ” ambition “, ” elegance “, ” Green Line “, ” Exclusive” and ” Laurint and Klement ” (May 2012 ) with Laurint Klement and the upper part of the range. In the UK market, the available levels, ” S”, ” SE “, ” elegance “, ” Exclusive ” and ” Green Line”. Transmissions include five and six-speed manual transmission and direct popular election Automatic – dual clutch gearbox (DSG), are either six or seven courses, optional in almost all device combinations. Wheels choice of 16 “, 17 ” and 18 “. A five-door ‘ Combi ‘ the Skoda Superb was presented to the press on June 2009 and debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2009.
The Skoda Superb 3.6 FSI 4×4 is more luxurious and higher production of Skoda cars, with a top speed of 250 kmh and acceleration from 0-100 km/h in 6.5 seconds. Skoda Superb includes bi-xenon headlights with AFS and headlamp washers, front proximity sensor, parking system, system tire pressure control, navigation system and the big screen, Receiver 6.5 “color touch screen broadcast TV, seat and electrically adjustable mirrors, rain sensors, roof support with solar panels, the relative parked in the circulation of cold air and the support platform for drinks, 6-disc CD changer with a slot a vehicle allow SD/ MMC card, heated seat and ventilated front seats in leather with 633 liters of cargo space.