Friday February 28, 2020

Updated Skoda Octavia focuses on refinement

New technology boosts the Skoda Octavia’s appeal beyond mere useful family hatchback

26th February, 2017
The new Skoda Octavia has a mid-life update to bring its appearance more into line with the rest of the Czech carmaker’s range

It seems that Skoda is a brand that can do no wrong at the moment. The new Kodiaq SUV is already one of the most eagerly awaited cars of 2017, with demand almost sure to outstrip supply, while the Czech company’s largest model, the Superb, is also performing well, its stylish looks, huge interior and value for money seeing it continue to challenge more traditionally premium rivals.

Now it is the turn of Skoda’s...

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