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Skoda Octavia – User’s Asked Questions

Skoda New Octavia@ Rs. 16.76 - 22.80 Lakhs
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1. What is the Current status of Skoda Octavia?

Skoda introduced Octavia in the year 2001 followed by its facelift version in 2013. To up the sales a bit the car maker has launched a new top trim and an anniversary edition in September 2015.

2. On which date, Skoda Octavia was launched in India?

Skoda launched the Octavia in India on October 03rd, 2013 while the new top end variant was launched on 11th September 2015 in India. Now, to make Octavia more competitive Skoda has launched a new Ambition plus variant in India.

3. What are specifications of engine equipped in Skoda Octavia?

In Diesel Trim

Engine Type: 2.0L, 4 Cyl, 16V Turbocharged TDI Diesel Engine,
Engine Displacement: 1968 cc
Max. Power: 141.04bhp @ 4000rpm
Max. Torque: 320Nm @ 1750-3000rpm
Transmission Type: 6 Speed Manual/Automatic
Wheel drive FWD

 

In Petrol Trim

Engine Type: 1.4L, 4 Cyl, 16V Turbocharged TSI Petrol Engine
Engine Displacement: 1395 cc
Max. Power: 138.08bhp @ 4500-6000rpm
Max. Torque: 250Nm @ 1500-3500rpm
Transmission Type: 6 Speed Manual
Wheel drive FWD

 

 

In Petrol Trim

Engine Type: 1.8L, 4 Cyl, 16V Turbocharged TSI Petrol Engine
Engine Displacement: 1798 cc
Max. Power: 177.53bhp @ 5100-6200rpm
Max. Torque: 250Nm @ 1250-5000rpm
Transmission Type: 7 Speed Automatic
Wheel drive FWD

 

4. Skoda Octavia is available only in petrol or in diesel as well?

Skoda Octavia is available with both the fuels units – diesel and petrol.

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5. What price range does Skoda Octavia carry?

Skoda Octavia Pricing (ex-showroom Delhi)

Petrol Variants: Price (INR)
Ambition1.4 TSI MT Rs. 16,75,832
Ambition Plus 1.8 TSI AT Rs.  19,06,115
Style Plus 1.8 TSI AT Rs.  21,21,618

 

Skoda Octavia Pricing (ex-showroom Delhi):

Diesel Variants: Price (INR)
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR MT Rs.  18,76,068
Ambition 2.0 Plus TDI CR MT Rs.  19,33,487
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs.  19,99,119
Ambition Plus 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs.  20,68,473
Style Plus 2.0 TDI AT Rs.  22,64,988

 

6. Please inform about the on-road price of Skoda Octavia.

Skoda Octavia Pricing (On-Road Delhi)

Petrol Variants: Price (INR)
Ambition1.4 TSI MT Rs. 19,40,009
Ambition Plus 1.8 TSI AT Rs.  22,10,008
Style Plus 1.8 TSI AT Rs.  24,57,129

 

Skoda Octavia Pricing (On-Road Delhi):

Diesel Variants: Price (INR)
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR MT Rs.  21,32,695
Ambition 2.0 Plus TDI CR MT Rs.  22,39,799
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs.  23,22,644
Ambition Plus 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs.  24,47,799
Style Plus 2.0 TDI AT Rs.  26,80,313

 

7. In which category Skoda Octavia falls?

Skoda Octavia falls in D-segment sedan which is also known as premium sedan category in the Indian market.

8. What about Skoda Octavia’s transmission; just gets a manual or an auto gearbox is available too?

Yes, Skoda Octavia is available with a manual as well as automatic transmission. Both petrol and diesel trims are mated to a both 6-speed manual as well as 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox.

9. What is the acceleration and top speed of Skoda Octavia?

The 2.0l litre TDI engine helps the car to attain 0-100km mark in just 12 seconds with the top speed of 216km/hr while 1.8l engine propels the vehicle to make to 0-100 km in 9.7 seconds with the top speed of 230km/hr. The 1.4l engine achieve the same in 10.9 seconds while offering 215km/hr as stop speed.

10. Skoda Octavia’s mileage figures on the grounds of ARAI-certified, highway and city roads?

The new Skoda Octavia has been claimed to be the most fuel efficient Octavia of all time.

Engine type ARAI/Highway Kmpl City Kmpl
Skoda Octavia MT (Diesel 20.6 17.3
Skoda Octavia AT Millage (Diesel) 19.3 17.1
Skoda Octavia MT Millage (Petrol) 16.8 13.4
Skoda Octavia AT Millage (Petrol) 14.7 11.3

11. What is the ground clearance of Skoda Octavia?

It has 155 mm of ground clearance in both petrol and diesel variants which is lowest among its competitors.

12. What is the boot size of Skoda Octavia is?

The Skoda Octavia comes with a huge boot capacity of 590 liters, which can be further extended up to 1580 liters by folding the rear seatbacks.

13. Is Skoda Octavia a five-seater or seven-seater?

Skoda Octavia is a five-seater sedan with sufficient amount of in-cabin space.

14. What is Skoda Octavia’s tyres size?

Front – 205/55 R16 (Tubeless)
 Rear- 205/55 R16 (Tubeless)

15. Can I get the brief listing of common & unique interior features of Skoda Octavia?

Skoda Octavia is an extremely comfortable and feature rich car than its predecessor as it is available with 6.5 inch TFT display, eight speakers audio system with USB, MP3, SD card reader support, proximity sensor for central infotainment system.

It also features steering mounted control for Audio controls and telephony, 12-way electrically adjustable driver’s seat with three programmable memory functions, height adjustment for front seat occupant, lumbar support adjustment for driver, front and rear seat armrests, automatic air conditioning with electronic regulation of cabin temperature, rear AC vents, dual-zone climatronic and leather upholstery to name a few.

16. Cruise control is available or not?

Yes, New Skoda Octavia has cruise control available in the top variants.

17. Inform about the general safety features available in Skoda Octavia.

The Skoda Octavia comes with an array of safety features including SRS front dual airbags (for driver and passenger) in all the variants. Side airbags at front as well as curtain airbags at front and rear is also available in its top end variants in both petrol and diesel fuel trims. Skoda Octavia also gets Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electrical Brake force Distribution (EBD) & Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA). The car also get Halogen headlights with manual leveling, Adaptive Front light System (AFS), Light Assistant – automatic headlight system with light sensor, Front & Rear Fog Lamps, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Multi collision braking (MKB), Tyre Pressure Monitoring (TPM), Seatbelt pre-tensioners for front seats, Height-adjustable three-point seatbelts at front and rear, Height adjustable head restraints at front and rear, and Front & Rear Parking Sensors etc.

18. Which suspension system Skoda Octavia is coupled with?

Front: Macpherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabilizer

Rear:  Compound link crank axle

The 1.8L Elegance variant comes equipped with multi-element axle, one longitudinal and three transverse links with torsion stabilizer in the rear wheel.

19. How many color options Skoda Octavia get?

The Skoda Octavia is available in 6 sparkling colors- Magic black, brilliant silver, Rio Red, Cappuccino beige, candy white and race blue.

20. Which are the other alternatives of Skoda Octavia in car market?

It takes on the likes of Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla Altis, Chevrolet Cruze, Renault Fluence, and Volkswagen Jetta in the D-Segment.

21. What is Skoda Octavia’s estimated maintenance/ repair cost?

Skoda Octavia Diesel Cars Maintenance Cost

Service KM Months Free/Paid Price In Rs.
1 15000 12 Free 8,449
2 30000 24 Paid 10699
3 45000 36 Paid 11,808
4 60000 48 Paid 10,699
5 75000 60 Paid 11808
6 90000 72 Paid 10699
6 years 64,162

 

 

Skoda Octavia Diesel (Automatic) Cars Maintenance Cost

Service KM Months Free/Paid Price In Rs.
1 15000 12 Free 8,449
2 30000 24 Paid 10699
3 45000 36 Paid 11,808
4 60000 48 Paid 20,562
5 75000 60 Paid 11808
6 90000 72 Paid 10699
6 years 74,025

 

Skoda Octavia Petrol Cars Maintenance Cost

Service KM Months Free/Paid Price In Rs.
1 15000 12 Free  5,742
2 30000 24 Paid 13,088
3 45000 36 Paid  9,101
4 60000 48 Paid 13,088
5 75000 60 Paid  9,101
6 90000 72 Paid 13,088
6 years 63,208

 

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