Thursday 26 April 2018

I'm upgrading to a Skoda Kodiaq 1.4 TSI petrol. Any thoughts?

 

Skoda Kodiaq
Skoda Kodiaq

Aidan Timmons and Motoring Editor Eddie Cunningham team up to help readers make the right choice with their next car. Aidan visits dealers all over the country to produce a monthly guidebook on the values of used cars. He is co-editor of Motor Trade Publishers, who supply a car-valuing service to the motor trade, insurance companies and finance houses. Eddie is author of former best-seller 'Clever Car Buying'

I'm upgrading from a Hyundai i40 to a Skoda Kodiaq 1.4 TSI petrol. Any thoughts on the petrol version of the Skoda? I'm worried there might not be enough power. Only do 5k a year.

Aidan: No issues whatsoever with power from the 1.4-litre TSi but the DSG version also provides a power upgrade from 125bhp to 150bhp so if you can afford it, go for the automatic.

Eddie: No worries. It's nice and sharp.

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