Skoda Enyaq 2021 in-depth EV review

14 אפר 2021
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This is the new Skoda Enyaq!
It’s fair to say that in 2021 electric SUVs are a bit like small, crossover SUVs have been for the past few years… They’re everywhere!! Almost every major manufacturer has an EV SUV available to buy, so does the Enyaq offer enough to stand out from the crowd?
Well when it comes to performance, there are two options to choose from - the entry level ’60’, or the ’80’. They both come with RWD, and the 60 provides 180hp from a single electric motor along with a claimed range of 256 miles from a 62kWh battery pack.
As for the 80, it’s also powered by a single electric motor, although this one offers 204hp, while the larger 82kWh battery pack will apparently provide you with 333 miles of range!
As for the interior, it’s certainly more than impressive, and your focus will be immediately drawn to the 13-inch infotainment screen which comes with all models. You'll also find smart digital driving display dials, and good quality materials throughout the majority of the cabin.
But is it enough? You’ll have to keep watching to find out!
00:00 Intro
00:59 Price
01:40 Exterior Design
04:12 Interior
06:48 Infotainment
09:36 Back Seats
11:43 Boot
12:57 Annoying Features
15:21 Good Features
16:37 Batteries & Motors
17:46 Town Driving
20:07 Motorway Driving
21:44 0-60mph
22:16 Verdict
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  • Are you planning to buy a new car this year? If so, are you going to buy electric?! Let us know what's top of your shopping list below!

    carwowcarwow25 ימים לפני
    • It's either this car or Kia ev6

      DanielDaniel22 שעות לפני
    • Kia EV6

      Jonathan BircumshawJonathan Bircumshaw3 ימים לפני
    • Keeping my diesel thanks….

      fm carvfm carv7 ימים לפני
    • I might need to change car this year but it will be small turbo charges petrol or preferably a charge-hybrid even though they still are more expensive. On a side note Mat, what brand or model is that black quilted jacket of yours? Cheers

      Anders ErikssonAnders Eriksson13 ימים לפני
    • Not electric thats for sure, pay way more get less. It creates more carbon to build that needs the ev to be driven for 40k+ to offset and as a low milage driver I doubt I would achieve that. I am still unconvinced this is a solution for me.

      BeornBeorn14 ימים לפני
  • The range is abysmal which is sad… i was looking forward to this car

    Vinnisl aVinnisl a7 שעות לפני

    JoaKimzenJoaKimzen15 שעות לפני
  • Like it but the front grille is hideous and rules it out for me. Hopefully they get rid of it next time.

    madonemtmadonemt15 שעות לפני
  • This car looks so incredible cheap - I go with inioq 5

    Jermey MurenJermey Muren2 ימים לפני
  • 333 miles in km

    natasa gligorevicnatasa gligorevic2 ימים לפני
  • For some reason I didn't see any of the pop up banners and Mat was just pointing at nothing :-/

    Warren GWarren G2 ימים לפני
  • I think it would be more annoying for the missus, if the ex's name was Laura, this is why neutral names for assistants are important :D!!

    Mehmood EqbalMehmood Eqbal2 ימים לפני
  • Hey HAL, open the garage door please. Sorry Dave, I can't do that.

    Dave GarrattDave Garratt2 ימים לפני
  • 4:12 - your brain is on the wrong side

    Oskar WOskar W2 ימים לפני
  • I wish Skoda had lost the clunky looking grille on this model and done something more interesting at the front end. Car design isn't like biological evolution. There's no need hang on to vestigial organs. Audis and BMWs are even worse in this regard. Some of their electric cars have massive but pointless pseudo-grilles. I like what Tesla has done with their cars in this regard. A grille free front end looks more futuristic.

    clarenceclutterbuckclarenceclutterbuck3 ימים לפני
  • What a shit car you would think someone would come out and beat Tesla! I drove the voltswagon 4 and it’s a shit box. And there’s no charging stations either these ice companies aren’t gonna make it.

    Paul NealPaul Neal3 ימים לפני
  • Carwow cn u investigate this small stupid car called bajaj

    Hendrick TiisetsoHendrick Tiisetso3 ימים לפני
  • Left side driving is the right side! :P

    Vitae PrimusVitae Primus4 ימים לפני
  • How many charge cycles can batteries take before dying and need to be replaced?

    Das ArvyDas Arvy4 ימים לפני
  • Great review...very indepth! This was like reading the manual but more fun :) Do people even read manuals anymore Great job on your video :)

    MrSpiceMrSpice4 ימים לפני
  • Save the environment

    Kayderro CHKayderro CH4 ימים לפני
  • loving your reviews ,from sri lanka

  • dont know if anyone else pointed this out but the ice scraper is still there but they've moved it to a slot in the boot lid or one of the side panels i cant quite remember but it is there.

    michael largemichael large5 ימים לפני
  • Steering wheel is actually in the right side:

    Michael MadsenMichael Madsen6 ימים לפני
  • Too expensive when you add on the things you need that come as standard in the Kia and Hyundai competition.

    Jacqueline BrunderJacqueline Brunder6 ימים לפני
  • Can't see the "v-jazzel" Crystal Face LED grill in the Enyaq configurator. Guess it might be coming out later on the vRS or other All-wheel drive versions?

    James BrownJames Brown6 ימים לפני
  • F** Czechia. It is still the Czech Republic. Hate this "Czechia" bs, mad eup by idiotic prime minister.

    Vojtěch TrantaVojtěch Tranta6 ימים לפני
  • Škoda is shiti car 🤮🤮🤮

    Davor VrkiDavor Vrki7 ימים לפני
  • Serious car journalism: "here's how this car is pushing or not pushing the whole industry towards more sustainability." Matt: "HERES WHAT THIS CAR DOES 0-60"

    Sebastian FrintzerSebastian Frintzer7 ימים לפני
  • Now they just need a car that uses the name "Mania" and add the usual Q

    Jack FisherJack Fisher7 ימים לפני
  • Comparison between id4, enyaq, ioniq 5 and some more simillar cars would be great

    Domino HubáčekDomino Hubáček7 ימים לפני
  • not really feeling like elky ellbows (caused by long trip) will become an issue on a bv vehicle soon...

    D. K.D. K.8 ימים לפני
  • Elon Mask Very soon it will buy All the car manufacturers in the world, only one will remain T E S L A The Fox

    mauro volpemauro volpe8 ימים לפני
  • Thumbs down for Matt annoying voice. As for the car 👍

    Mr RatchaphruekMr Ratchaphruek9 ימים לפני
  • I love the fake grill. Cars and SUVs don't look right without one.

    Dr BrooklynDr Brooklyn9 ימים לפני
  • also if you lift your ass to check out the window while parking it engages the parking brake which is annoying for shops

    Imbadatdirt RallyImbadatdirt Rally10 ימים לפני
  • Boy, he really didn't felt like doing this review, he waved his hand 5 times like it doesn't matter...:-)

    DarioP44DarioP4410 ימים לפני
  • Since the Tesla Y is not available in Europe, this would be my main choice (If I won the lottery) as my first EV family car, albeit I'd wait for the dual motor setup (as the one in the ID4 GTX)

    adrbogdanadrbogdan10 ימים לפני
  • It has a grill to look be’a...

    Sebastian KwintalSebastian Kwintal11 ימים לפני
  • 5.55 MILION followers and you cant still make the numbers in metric units, even on the bottom of the screen.... lame

    laloslalos11 ימים לפני
  • Oh Bollock, lol

    Ray O’MalleyRay O’Malley11 ימים לפני
  • I want to see skoda V8 and V6 ⛽ beasts ......🙈🙈

    Ladislav HudakLadislav Hudak11 ימים לפני
  • Yuo're funny ...9:31 😁

    Dan IosubescuDan Iosubescu11 ימים לפני
  • There was also a computer named eniac build in 1943 I think.

    ThomeTequeThomeTeque11 ימים לפני
  • too many ads in this video. Kinda annoying to watch :-( Otherwise, great Review !

    DIOIC _DIOIC _11 ימים לפני
  • To be fair with Laura, I'm Czech and I too have trouble understanding your fast British sometimes. :D

    Antonín DaněkAntonín Daněk11 ימים לפני
  • Why does the Enyaq have such a nice interior compared to the ID.4 which is so awful

    Siddhesh GandhiSiddhesh Gandhi11 ימים לפני
  • 4:15 the steering wheel is on the wrong side 😅😅😅

    Abdullah KANAbdullah KAN11 ימים לפני
  • 40K FOR SKODA :):):) I think only an idiot will buy it

    conni505conni50511 ימים לפני
  • Nice enough car but once again the claimed maximum range mileage isn’t anywhere near real life mileage. We want proper range tests in normal driving conditions and not manufacturers stupid claims so for me I won’t be buying an electric car until I can do 600 miles on one charge.

    Ducati SupersportSDucati SupersportS12 ימים לפני
  • Viva diesel..electric charge points shortage..range anxiety..electric cars only good for around town and constant over night charging...crap! hey ho :)

    Will KirkhamWill Kirkham12 ימים לפני
  • Its ugly

    Nikola SilniNikola Silni12 ימים לפני
  • Skoda doing well, nice cars but hate their naming.

    Rob ByersRob Byers12 ימים לפני
  • Sometimes I am getting the impression Mat is annoyed by doing what he does....

    MrRoyalrobbinsMrRoyalrobbins12 ימים לפני
  • Steering is not on the wrong side it’s on the left side!

    MrRoyalrobbinsMrRoyalrobbins12 ימים לפני
  • So you spend £32,000 and Skoda put a "60" badge on the back which says "cheapskate bottom of the range pretentious Skoda ". The neighbours will point and sneer at you behind your back,, your children will be called names at school and your wife, not able to live with the shame of a "60" badge will run off with a rep driving an Audi.

    fluide fluidefluide fluide12 ימים לפני

    DJD5bDJD5b12 ימים לפני
  • good looking car.

    BarryObaminableBarryObaminable12 ימים לפני
  • “It doesn’t stand out in the same way as Volkswagen’s id4 does from the rest of its SUV range” This is a good thing IMO. I’m tired of the comical attempts by manufacturers for their electric models to look futuristic that. It’s so cheesy.

    Luke WLuke W12 ימים לפני
  • I always laugh at reviewers pointing out "why does an EV have a grille when it doesn't need one". Newsflash, a lot of ICE cars don't really use their top grille for air intake, but still have it. A lot of ICE cars don't have a the traditional "in-between-lights" grill either, even though by this logic they SHOULD have it (like my own 8G Civic - it does have a large bumper grille though). This is just design, so while it makes sense to ask why, it's also a bit pointless - a lot of EV manufacturers have some kind of a nod to the grille. Besides, Tesla 3 looks great without a grille (very reminiscent of Porsche cars, which of course are mostly ICE - so WHY don't they have a big grille between the lights?? :D). But Tesla S with its grille removed as part of a facelift looks hideous, because you can just tell there's something missing. So yeah, Skoda could have come up with some grille-less design. But then again, so what if they didn't?

    Iguana93Iguana9312 ימים לפני
  • So Q is the SI Unit for all EV eQc eQb eQa etc enyaQ

    Cedrick Michael InganjiCedrick Michael Inganji12 ימים לפני
  • Please read the BBC report on electric vehicles published today seems very damaging for electric vehicles

    Pocket FellaPocket Fella12 ימים לפני
  • So the price is going up up up when you add some extras!

    dave dyerdave dyer13 ימים לפני
  • But the range is still rubbish like all electric cars

    Philip ReadPhilip Read13 ימים לפני
  • I am from cz

    Petr ProkopPetr Prokop13 ימים לפני
  • The extra list of this car is bigger than the car itself. Skoda should look at the Volvo xc recharge electric extras....

    Josė MeiraJosė Meira13 ימים לפני
  • 4 x 4 ???????

    Funky RouteFunky Route13 ימים לפני
  • it was already difficult to create a car more boring than the golf, but hey, they did it with the id4!! it really looks like a washing-machine on wheels! this skoda looks MUCH NICER

    25500a25500a13 ימים לפני
  • I like this car, but I have enough Matt tatty way testing of cars different than german cars. Bring someone else to test.

    Wal FerWal Fer14 ימים לפני
  • *the worst car in last decade*

    McHarambefaceMcHarambeface14 ימים לפני
  • I bet you would sound much more excited if it was the Porsche logo on this Volkswagen car

    Marcus dahlénMarcus dahlén14 ימים לפני
  • Very symptomatic of the current battle between tech/software companies building simple electric cars with amazing software and traditional automakers building well thought out cars with mediocre software... I figure a bit more standardization of the 'hardware' (Chinese manufacturer like Foxconn are building up their capacities) will massively improve the quality of smaller tech company electric cars... can the established brands get their software in order in time before brand loyalty goes down the drain (similar to smartphones)?

    Robert PrehnRobert Prehn14 ימים לפני
  • Rear end.. junk in the trunk 2:35 yeahh

    Jose MoreiraJose Moreira14 ימים לפני
  • Everything is extra, its a wonder they haven't tried charging for the air in the tyres. Way too low for me anyway.

    BeornBeorn14 ימים לפני
  • Why does everybody think that there should be USB ports everywhere? How often do you people have to charge your phone?

    BhavaSindhBhavaSindh14 ימים לפני
  • Skoda has a history of subpar suspensions. Sad to learn the Enyaq continues the tradition. That just erases it from my shortlist.

    Daniel D.Daniel D.14 ימים לפני
  • And a Skoda is now looking like a better option than a VW for an all electric SUV. The world has gone mad.

    Vincent KaneVincent Kane15 ימים לפני
  • Didn't saw no pop up banners. 😑 Liked the video though. In my country that Skoda won't be less than 35k €. Just guessing... Keep up the good work Matt and have fun for us also! 😉

    Alien AbductorAlien Abductor15 ימים לפני
  • Enya needs to get this car

    ballisticmisslballisticmissl15 ימים לפני
  • The wheel isn't on the wrong side. It's on the right one! :D

    Kestas BaKestas Ba15 ימים לפני
  • By design, that "spoiler" is a sun shade 🌞

    22vx22vx15 ימים לפני
  • I really liked the look of the front LEDs they look much nicer than on other cars....then you called it a vajazle...

    Adam CowenAdam Cowen15 ימים לפני
  • More electric cars reviews!!

    Samuel EscalonaSamuel Escalona15 ימים לפני
  • Mega question though. How long do the batteries last before they need replacing? Ooops no one knows.

    Zeb FlaxtonZeb Flaxton15 ימים לפני
  • Great video! And yet again a new car, packed with tech, where the taillights are disabled when the DRL mode is active = fail! When are OEM's going to learn?!

    GMCminitruckGMCminitruck15 ימים לפני
  • i wonder why did you not bash this car for looking like a talk about skodu who copied some lines from volvo and bmw ? lol another biased "review"..lmao

    Mb OneMb One15 ימים לפני
  • It's way better looking than any Tesla or VW iD EV model.

    zuti071zuti07115 ימים לפני
  • Skoda is definetly my favorite car from now and beyond!!!

    Tomislav KrsicTomislav Krsic16 ימים לפני
  • Car looks quite good. Matt not so much. Quite boring him being so bored...

    Vincent VegaVincent Vega16 ימים לפני
  • Wow haven't heard for a while Mat dropping F.... bombs several times in the same video😁

    Valdas KValdas K16 ימים לפני
  • 🇮🇳 : Kushaq

    Kumar GovindaKumar Govinda16 ימים לפני
  • Loving your coat Mat!!! :P

    Marlon MudzudzuMarlon Mudzudzu16 ימים לפני
  • For all those adverts Lorra should tell go f... yourself!!

    BublakVTXBublakVTX16 ימים לפני
  • That big screen RUINS the interior.

    JasonJason16 ימים לפני
  • looks like a kia sorento

    JKgaming1JKgaming116 ימים לפני
  • Base version. Too bad having this for a review. Why?? It looks better than the id4 anyway

    WilliamWilliam16 ימים לפני
  • Look, the grill looks great though

    Jan GuardianJan Guardian16 ימים לפני
  • infotainment works good, just the British do not speak English

    Martin RychteraMartin Rychtera16 ימים לפני
  • Shame that you have resorted to unnecessary swearing to make your review "entertaining" really took away from the review

    Ken FarrellyKen Farrelly16 ימים לפני
  • Your complacency on the review suggests you have been doing this job too long. All your reviews are sounding the same and your humour is starting to wear thin on the nerves. Sorry, but it's not just my opinion, chatting to others in the trade and the felling is mutual.

    Joseph McCulloughJoseph McCullough17 ימים לפני
  • You don't need 8 grands worth of heat pump, charging cable, or firmware unlocking fees if you buy a petrol/diesel car. 8 grand is a lot of fuel.

    B PB P17 ימים לפני
  • The boot floor is built like that to stop your stuff rolling out if you park pointing uphill or have a sloped driveway.

    B PB P17 ימים לפני
    • when you open the tailgate.

      B PB P17 ימים לפני
  • Why do EV makers LIE about the mileage? It gets really tiresome.

    tacfoleytacfoley17 ימים לפני
  • this car is total proof that electric cars ARENT ready for the real world. plus that laura system is shocking, its like pre andriod symbian software

    jason willmottjason willmott17 ימים לפני