The new Skoda Octavia facelift has created a buzz around the town as it is all set to launch on 13’Th July 2017 and it looks more contemporary and practical in terms of usage and all these up gradation made has surely raised the style quotient of the car.
The car will be sold in three variants named as Ambition, Style and Style Plus. There is no doubt that whenever the Czech Republican auto maker unveils the new car in the market it leaves no room for question and this time too it’s no different. Listed below are some amazing features of the new Skoda Octavia facelift which surely cannot go unnoticed:
Engine & Transmission
Skoda Octavia Facelift will be available in two petrol engine versions first version being 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engine producing 150bhp and 250Nm of power and second version being 1.8 -litre turbo-petrol engine producing 180bhp and 250Nm of power. Also it will launch 2.0-litre diesel engine 143bhp and 320Nm having six-speed DSG gearbox claiming overall efficiency of 21kmpl. While the car with top – spec trim will have an automatic seven-speed dual-clutch.
The Skoda Octavia Facelift exteriors have gotten even better it will have split headlights with LED daytime running lights and it will also have a new radiator grille with chrome slats. Two split lamps will have grille cascading on them. The car will also have automatic DRL system which will get activated by the light sensors and fog lamps. The car will have new stylish front bumper, front fenders and a bonnet.
The body contour done on the front fenders to the rear quarter panel gives car a refreshing look. The rear profile remains identical to the existing model and isn’t given many changes. Customers will have wide sets of colour to choose from for the Skoda Octavia Facelift.
Also the interiors of Skoda Octavia Facelift will go through major up gradation it will have 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system and a multi-information instrument cluster. The car Interiors will have new trims, fine finishing roofline and floor mats.
Driver and co-passenger seats are expected to get great quality cushioning and lumbar support. Top spec trims will have leather upholstery for the seats, steering wheel and for the gear lever cover. Some additional features include Apple Car Play and Android Auto connectivity, bottle holders and additional storage bins, automatic air conditioning, folding tables on seat backs, heated steering wheel, optional SIM card module with LTE support, customisable key, WLAN hotspot, LTE support, etc.
The Skoda Octavia Facelift 1.4 L petrol version would give mileage of 17 kmpl and 1.8 L petrol version would give mileage of 15 kmpl. The 2.0 L diesel manual transmission version would give mileage of 21 kmpl whereas automatic transmission version would give mileage of 19 kmpl. The actual mileage given by the car vary upon various dynamics like place of driving, driving conditions and kerb weight.
The 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift prices will start from Rs 20 lakh and will go up to Rs 25 lakh.
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