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Skoda launches Octavia facelift in India for INR 15.50 lakh

Parichay Malvankar
Written by Parichay Malvankar

Skoda has today announced the launch of its Octavia facelift sedan in India with prices starting from INR 15.50 lakh, ex-showroom. This new version replaces the old Octavia and is on sale across all showrooms starting today.

Variant wise Price List:
Ambition 1.4 TSI MT INR 15.5 lakh
Style 1.8 TSI AT INR 17.5 lakh
Style Plus 1.8 TSI AT INR 20.9 lakh
Ambition 2.0 TDI MT INR 16.9 lakh
Style 2.0 TDI MT INR 18.96 lakh
Style 2.0 TDI AT INR 20.50 lakh
Style Plus 2.0 TDI AT INR 22.9 lakh

So, what has changed on the Octavia facelift:

  • New front grille
  • New quad headlamps with LED DRL
  • Full LED headlamp with auto high beam
  • Redesigned bonnet
  • New front & rear bumpers
  • Refreshed tail lamps
  • Hands-free parking
  • Panoramic sunroof with remote
  • 12-way electric driver seat with memory function
  • Navigation & driver fatigue monitoring system
  • 8.0″ touchscreen infotainment

The Octavia continues with the same set of engines which include a 2.0L diesel (with 6-speed MT or DSG) and two petrol options which are 1.4L (6-speed MT) & 1.8L (7-speed DSG). The 1.4L petrol delivers 16.70 kmpl with 110 kW of power and 250 Nm of torque. The 1.8L petrol delivers 15.10 kmpl with 132 kW of power and 250 Nm of torque. The 2.0L diesel delivers 21.0 kmpl with 105 kW of power and 320 Nm of torque.

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Parichay Malvankar

Parichay Malvankar

Founder, owner and editor-in-chief of www.Shifting-Gears.com; a born gearhead, nothing apart from a set of wheels gets his pulse racing.