Skoda Octavia

Skoda OctaviaSkoda Octavia is a mid-size German sedan manufactured by Czech automaker Skoda since 1996. The Skoda Octavia was introduced in its first generation in India in 2002 and was accepted very well by the Indian market. The Skoda Octavia second generation was named Skoda Laura in India because the carmaker continued selling first generation Skoda Octavia after the launch of the Skoda Laura. The German automaker has now re-introduced the Skoda Octavia nameplate with the third generation model, which is available with 1.4-litre TSI petrol, 1.8-litre TSI petrol and 2.0-litre diesel engine options. The Skoda Octavia comes with both manual and automatic transmissions in India with a starting price of Rs. 13.95 lakhs.

Skoda Not To Launch Octavia vRS In India Due To Low Demand

The performance version of the Octavia, the vRS will most probably not make its way to our country due to dismal sales of the Octavia and an exorbitant asking price. Skoda launched the third generation Octavia in India in 2013, thereby replacing the Laura. As many of us know, the Laura is called Octavia in other […]

Skoda Octavia Sales Fall To 61 Units, Worst Till Date

The Octavia’s sales have been disappointing throughout 2014 with just 61 units sold in December, while Skoda’s sales throughout the range have been consistently low with every passing month. The Octavia has been one of the most loved brands from Skoda India that managed to pull a lot of enthusiasts as well as premium buyers […]

Over 5 Lakh Third Generation Skoda Octavias Sold, Few In India

The third generation Octavia has turned out to be the best selling car for Skoda with the company manufacturing half a million units in just two years. Bringing out the third generation Octavia on the MQB platform is probably the best decision Skoda ever made. The Czech automaker celebrated production of its 5,00,000th third generation […]

Skoda India To Launch Octavia vRS In August

Skoda launched the new Octavia sedan in India in 2013, replacing the Laura. The Laura was known as a driver’s car and the Czech automaker had launched a vRS version that made the beautiful car look sexy along with adding some important features. vRS models from the Skoda range are known to be driver-centric while […]

2014 Skoda Octavia Scout Is A Soft Roader Not Headed To India

Skoda launched the new Octavia in 2013 and now the Czech automaker has come out with the Octavia Scout. The Octavia Scout is an estate version of the Octavia and it comes with increased practicality and space offering. The exteriors have been given elements that make the vehicle look slightly rugged and robust. The front […]

Skoda Octavia G-TEC CNG Variant Has 1330 Kms Range

Skoda will be launching a new variant of the Octavia running on compressed natural gas (CNG) at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The Octavia G-TEC will be the first variant in Octavia’s lineup and the second model in Skoda’s entire product range alongside the Citigo hatchback to run on CNG. The Skoda pavilion will also […]

Skoda India Receives 1000 Bookings For New Octavia

Skoda started its operations in the Indian market in the year 2001 with its D-segment sedan, Octavia. The first generation Octavia had set a new trend in the Indian market and had successfully grabbed the attention of the Indian customers. The second generation Octavia was rebadged as the Skoda Laura and was positioned above the […]

Skoda Octavia 1.4 TSI Test Drive Review

Skoda Octavia 1.4 TSI Review Car Tested: 2013 Skoda Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 17,52,950/- Even with a smaller 1.4 TSI engine, the new Skoda Octavia is some serious fun. Already nominated for the prestigious European Car Of The Year award 2014, the third generation Octavia has quickly made its way to […]

Shootout – Skoda Octavia vs Volkswagen Jetta vs Hyundai Elantra Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 16.33 – 23.22 lakhs (Skoda Octavia), Rs. 16.02 – 22.60 lakhs (Volkswagen Jetta), Rs. 15.26 – 19.62 lakhs (Hyundai Elantra) The Skoda Octavia looks very promising on paper and that becomes very evident once you get behind the wheel. You read […]