Skoda India has finally introduced the all new Octavia in India at a starting price of Rs. 13.95 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Octavia will be available in total 3 trims levels, and in total 3 engine options - 2 petrol and 1 diesel. The company has also claimed that the new Octavia is the most fuel efficient vehicle of all time.
The new Octavia has been developed on Volkswagen's famous MQB platform, which has helped the vehicle get 90mm longer and 45mm wider than the Laura. This platform makes it even more spacious and comfortable than ever. The vehicle also sports the new Skoda Logo, which will be seen on all the upcoming Skoda models. The 1.4-litre TSI engine is capable of developing 138bhp, while the 1.8-litre TSI and 2.0-litre TDI engines produce 178bhp and 141bhp respectively.
The new Skoda Octavia is also one of the safest cars in its segment with features like ABS, Lane Assistance, Fatigue detection system, Adaptive Cruise control, nine airbags, intelligent light assistant and Traffic detection system, airbags for driver and passenger, adaptive cruise control, intelligent light assistant and traffic sign recognition, and others. It is also comes equipped with daytime running lights.
Skoda Octavia Prices- Variant wise (prices are ex-showroom, Delhi)
Skoda Octavia Active 1.4 TSI (Petrol)- Rs 13.95 lakh
Skoda Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI (Petrol)- Rs 14.95 lakh
Skoda Octavia Elegance 1.8 TSI AT (Petrol)- Rs 18.25 lakh
Skoda Octavia Active 2.0 TDI CR (Diesel)- 15.55 lakh
Skoda Octavia Ambition 2.0 TDI CR (Diesel) 16.55 lakh
Skoda Octavia Ambition 2.0 TDI CR AT (Diesel)- 17.55 lakh
Skoda Octavia Elegance 2.0 TDI CR AT (Diesel)- 19/45 lakh