Skoda, a Czech automobile manufacturer has revealed the final specification and pricing for its upcoming series of the fourth-generation of Octavia vRS to contend against the new rivals. It has been considered as the flagship model of the company line-up since 2001 and its tradition of performance model stretches back to nearly 50 years of automaker’s history.

The Octavia vRS 245PS 2.0 TSI DSG model will come at a cost of £31,495 OTR or 29.80 Lakh in Indian Currency and will be available in hatch and body estate style. It contains a different exterior and interior to previous iterations and the reason behind tweaking the style is nothing but to give a new level of comfort and safety to the customers. The launch model of Octavia will take its intial steps over the approaching months of 2020. Speaking of the style the manufacturer has embraced the manual version along with a choice of four wheeled drive in its 2.0 TSI 245PS model, a 2.0 TDI 200PS DSG and in the brand new electrified vRS model- a 245PS Octavia iV DSG.

Indians will simple feel smitten with the colourful and delicate look of the fourth generation of Octavia vRS but over the years the automaker has kept that touch which makes it identifiable as a member of Octavia family. The new member of this family is more sophisticated than its bestselling predecessor.

The automaker has the bits and items here and there just like the front and rear bumper design which incorporates a host of black details. Not only that the double-slat radiator grill, lower air diffuser and also the distinctive air curtains on top of the front fog lights give it a new as well as delicate look.

The fourth generation Octavia vRS Exterior & Interior: –

The upcoming Octavia features major changes upfront. These include the double-slat radiator grill, lower air diffuser and also the distinctive air curtains on top of the front fog lights. The door mirror housing and window frames are finished in gloss black roof bars as well. At the rear, the hatch model adds gloss black aero flaps, diffuser and a delicate bootlid chrome exhaust tailpipe and tailor-made vRS badging. Inside, the new vRS combines sportiness with comfort and a generous quota of technology. The new multifunction three-spoke leather wheel is provided with DSG paddles and new knurled wheels during a chrome style. Customers will get a new comfort of seats feature integrated headrests and are upholstered in black fabric. The new swats alo along with the steering wheel, armrests and Alcantara-padded instrument panel all bear the famous vRS logo and distinctive red stitching. Carbon optic decorative strips, LED ambient lighting and aluminium pedals complete the vRS’s interior design package. vRS models have always showcased the latest technologies and the fourth-generation model is no exception.

Octavia vRS and its technologies: –

There has been a plenty of speculation concerning of its new version. It has fitted with full semiconductor diode Matrix headlights with AFS (adaptive front light-weight system), accommodative controller and front and rear parking sensor with manoeuvre assist. The new Octavia vRS launches with a 2.0 TSI engine that delivers 245PS to the front wheels via a seven-speeded DSG shell. With 370Nm of torsion out there between 600-4,300rpm, the Octavia vRS delivers seamless power throughout the rev and might sprint from 0-62mph in exactly 6.7seconds.

Octavia vRS and its specification: –

It has 19-inch Altair anthracite alloy wheels with an adaptive cruise control. Along with that it has Alcantara padded dash panel with contrast stitching, Aluminium pedals, Black headlining, Carbon optic decorative inserts, chrome exhaust tailpipes, Columbus satellite navigation with 10inch touchscreen display, electrically operated boot, front and rear parking censors, front heated seats, keyless entry, progressive dynamic steering, ambient lighting, rear privacy glass, sports suspension and a sophisticate ambient lighting.

Octavia Pricing: –

Price has been the main side augmenting the curiosity levels of the shoppers waiting to shop for the updated Octavia. The Octavia vRS Hatch DSG with 2.0 TSI 245PS variant has priced £31,495.00 or Rs. 29.80 Lakh and the Octavia vRS estate DSG with 2.0 TSI 245PS has priced £32,695.00 or Rs 30.93 Lakh

Skoda has significantly enhanced its portfolio with each new generation and the fourth generation of Octavia vRS will create another benchmark for the brand.

ModelEngineOTRBiK 20/21P11D
Octavia vRS hatch2.0 TSI 245PS DSG£31,495.0034%£30,900.00
Octavia vRS estate2.0 TSI 245PS DSG£32,695.0034%£32,100.00
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