Skoda India to offer extended warranty for 6 years

Yogesh Sarkar

Skoda Auto India has launched Skoda Shield Plus package in India. Under this package, customers will get 5th and 6th year extended warranty (up to 1.5 lakh kilometers), 24x7 Road Side Assistance and 1 year of comprehensive and 3 years of third party insurance. Skoda Shield Plus will be available for Rapid, Octavia, Superb and Kodiaq.

  • ŠKODA Insurance: ŠKODA Shield Plus gives you an array of benefits, value for money and prompt personal service in the event of a claim. It includes the first year of comprehensive insurance and three subsequent years of the third party coverage.
  • ŠKODA Assist (24 x 7 Road Side Assistance): ŠKODA Shield Plus offers a 24x7 reliable roadside assistance to customers for the fifth and sixth year. If a ŠKODA vehicle is immobilized for any reason (including mechanical/electrical failure, flat/weak battery, flat tyre, fuel exhaustion, mislaid key, breakdown, and accident) a phone call to ŠKODA Assistance will provide timely assistance nationwide.
  • Extended Warranty: ŠKODA Shield Plus ensures a hassle-free warranty service which now spans for an additional period of the fifth and sixth year or 1,50,000 kilometres (whichever is earlier) from the date of purchase of a ŠKODA vehicle.

Commenting on the introduction of the new ŠKODA Shield Plus initiative, Mr. Zac Hollis, Director – Sales, Service, and Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India Pvt Ltd said, “ŠKODA Shield Plus is a unique offering in the Indian automotive industry. It is designed to ensure owning a ŠKODA is a hassle-free and an enjoyable experience. It ascertains that ‘Peace of Mind comes standard with a ŠKODA'.”