The new quizzically-named Skoda Kodiaq debuted today along with a declaration that it is based on the modular MQB platform. That means this three-row, seven-seat SUV shares its bones with the VW Golf. It’s also Skoda’s first SUV.

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If you’re wondering exactly how big the Skoda Kodiaq is, it’s 185" long, 75" wide, 66" tall and it has a 117" wheelbase. The whole thing is just about the same size as a VW Touareg, which sits on a dedicated SUV platform. Here it is next to a human and a dog for another comparison.

It’s cool to see the modularity of the MQB platform getting exercised like this!