Skoda Roomster: The Girl’s Car

Cruise Around The Town In This Best Vehicle

This Skoda Roomster is a multi purpose vehicle with 5 door and 5 seating arrangement which is designed as leisurely styled vehicle. It is produced and created by Czech automaker Skoda Auto and was revealed in March 2006 as a production model at Geneva Auto show. It for its sales started in the year 2006 June. Actually, it was built mainly at the industrial unit of Skoda in Rychnov, Kneznou and Kvasiny district. And since March 2007, 2 doors and 2 seat panel vehicle named Skoda Praktik has been on sale in the automobile market.

Features and components of Skoda

This Skoda Roomster is the first vehicle of Skoda from the time the Volkswagen Group took over the brand. And it is not completely based on Volkswagen group but basically based on A4 PQ34 platform with some interesting and exclusive additions. It has similar components like the recent Skoda Octavia and the present Skoda Fabia. In fact the name is supposedly an aware combination of the phrases “room” and “roadster and the different personality idea is cooperated out in the design with a cautiously honed driving room above the B-pillars and a liberal living room at the back. in fact, the Skoda Roomster is in competition with mini MPV and other leisure activity cars in the market which are going to share with Fiat Idea, Opel Meriva, Nissan Note, Volkswagen Golf plus and Citroen C3 Picasso.

And finally, it has appeared on an event of BBC 2 Series Top Gear as one among the few reasonably priced vehicles that was liked by Jeremy Clarkson.

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Technical Characteristics of Skoda Roomster

Technical Characteristics of 2006 Skoda Roomster 1.6 16V Automatic produced by Skoda (CZ).

Body Type Multi-purpose vehicle 5 doors / 4 seats
Weight 1175 Kg
Length 4205 mm
Height 1607 mm
Wheelbase 2617 mm
Front Track 1426 mm
Rear Track 1500 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm
Fuel Capacity 55 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System n/a
Max Power 104HP (76 kW) @ 5700 rpm
Max Torque 155Nm @ 3500 rpm
CO2 Emissions 190 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1598 cc
Bore 76 mm
Stroke 86 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 10.5:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes n/a
Rear Brakes n/a
Standard Wheels 6.0J x 15 / 6.0J x 15
Standard Tyres 195/55 R 15 / 195/55 R 15
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission automatic
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 12.1 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 11.2 l/100km
Road 6 l/100km
Mixt 7.9 l/100km