New Skoda Octavia (2020): entry price is fixed

In addition to the estate version, the limousine can now also be ordered.

For a few weeks now, the new Octavia Combi has been available as a very well-equipped “First Edition”
    be ordered. Now Skoda is also pushing the limousine of its bestseller. Initially this can also only be ordered as an (expensive) “First Edition”, but the Czechs have now also announced the price for the upcoming basic model. Specifically, Skoda promises an entry-level price of less than 24,000 euros. For comparison: The cheapest Golf 8 is a “Rabbit” from 21,490 euros
    to have, Seat brings the new Leon for under 19,000 euros
    in the trade. With a length of 4.69 meters, the Octavia is also significantly larger than its German (4.28 m) and Spanish (4.36 m) technology brother. Incidentally, this also applies to the new Audi A3 Sportback
    to, which is priced anyway in the premium segment.

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Same price for sedan and station wagon

With the now available limousine – “First Edition“In the variants Business and Premium – it goes off 29,730 euros Come on. It costs exactly as much as the station wagon, which Skoda traditionally calls “Combi”. There are also no differences in the drive and the equipment. So here only personal taste counts. With a length of exactly 4,689 millimeters, the new Octavia sedan has become 19 millimeters longer. The width has increased by 15 millimeters, the wheelbase is still 2,686 millimeters. The volume of the trunk has grown by 10 liters to 600 liters. For a sedan that is between compact and middle class, that’s an excellent value. Especially since the luggage compartment can be loaded via a swinging tailgate.

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Motors and equipment

The Octavia sedan “First Edition” is available with a TSI petrol engine (150 PS) and two TDI engines (115 PS and 150 PS). The preliminary entry-level version Business is already very well equipped. Here are the digital cockpit, LED headlights, air conditioning, sound system with touchscreen, multifunction leather steering wheel or 16-inch alloy wheels on board. In the “First Edition” of the equipment line Premium comes among others add the following standard equipment: navigation system Columbus, ACC cruise control (up to 210 km / h), electric tailgate, locking and starting system (Kessy) and 17-inch alloy wheels. According to Skoda, the Octavia Premium offers a price advantage of 1,647 euros compared to the business variant.

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Availability

By the end of the year, the portfolio of the Czech bestseller will be expanded to include additional engine and equipment variants (including Scout). The engines cover a performance range from 90 to 245 hp – including mild hybrid versions, a natural gas variant, the Octavia iV (plug-in hybrid with 204 hp) and the Octavia RS iV
    (Plug-in hybrid with 245 hp). The new Octavia was launched in Austria immediately after the coronavirus measures were lifted. All dealerships must currently remain closed. Only the workshop operation continues.

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