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Skoda Karoq

(2018 - present)

The Skoda Karoq is a medium-sized SUV/crossover, which was launched in late 2017 as a replacement for the previous Skoda Yeti model. It shares its platform with several other models in the Volkswagen group, such as the VW Tiguan, SEAT Ateca and Audi Q3.

The Karoq has received generally good to very good reviews from the UK media, with particular praise for its practicality and value for money. The only real criticisms have been that the Karoq is rather bland and characterless.

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Body style: Five-door SUV/crossover
Engines: petrol, diesel
Price: From £21,945 on-road

Launched: Winter 2017/18
Last updated:
Replacement due: TBA

MEDIA REVIEWS

Reviews, road tests and comparisons from across the UK automotive media

The Car Expert

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Auto Express

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Autocar

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Car

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Car Keys

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Carbuyer

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Carwow

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Evo

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Green Car Guide

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Honest John

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Parkers

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The Sun

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Top Gear

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What Car?

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Which?

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SAFETY RATING

Independent crash test and safety ratings from Euro NCAP

Overall rating: 5 stars
Date tested: November 2017

93%

ADULT OCCUPANT

79%

CHILD OCCUPANT

73%

VULNERABLE ROAD USERS

58%

SAFETY ASSIST

Eco rating

Independent crash test and safety ratings from Euro NCAP

The Skoda Karoq has not yet been lab-tested by Green NCAP. Check back soon.

Awards

Trophies, prizes and awards that the Skoda Karoq has received

2020

  • What Car? Awards – Best Family SUV, £20K – £30K
  • Auto Trader Awards – Best Car for Dog Owners

2019

  • Auto Express Awards – Mid-Size SUV of the Year
  • UK Car of the Year Awards – Best Family Car
  • WhatCar? Awards – Best Family SUV, £18K-£30K
  • carwow Awards – Value Award

2018

  • Auto Express Awards – Mid-Size SUV of the Year
  • WhatCar? Awards – Best Family SUV, £18K-£30K

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