The ŠKODA OCTAVIA, available at Specialist Cars and Thomson and Potter in Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth offers a new stunning exterior design, revamped and spacious interior and even greater levels of safety. The OCTAVIA iV and the sporty OCTAVIA vRS iV plug-in hybrids mean you can now drive the brands best seller with less CO2 emissions but still enjoy a premium driving experience in both a saloon and estate variant. Both models are also available in two variants the SE and higher – please speak with our dealership to learn more.
The new sharper front-end design including pointed LED lights, new chrome grille and strong flanks results in a very bold and more mature design for the new ŠKODA OCTAVIA Hybrid. In terms of size it is 15mm wider than its predecessor making its presence more dominant but also adding benefits in terms of increased boot space, further improved by an increase in width. The rear of the vehicle has also seen considerable changes with very distinctive slimmer rear lights.
Striking changes have been applied to the OCTAVIA vRS iV, to give it greater presence on the road including a black grille, anthracite alloy wheels, red brake callipers and an RS rear spoiler that is black on the Hatch.
Whichever option you choose, the new ŠKODA OCTAVIA is distinctive, and the thoughtful design and engineering makes this a wholesomely capable model.
Stepping inside, you will immediately notice the new dashboard design, spacious interior and ample technology. The strong and simple lines of the dashboard, incorporate an 8.25 inch infotainment screen, 10 inch screen is available, which provides access to the ŠKODA Connect mobile online services which include Proactive Service, which features Breakdown Call, and extensive remote vehicle access via the ŠKODA Connect app and is both Apple Carplay and Android Auto compatible.
The virtual cockpit of the ŠKODA OCTAVIA Hybrid iV and RS iV includes a 10-inch customisable screen, enabling you to truly tailor your instrument panel to four different layouts – Basic, Classic, Navigation and Driver Assistant Systems. The two spoke steering wheel and multifunction controls then enables you to select your desired functions without taking your attention away from the road ahead. Furthermore, the New ŠKODA OCTAVIA features gesture control along with the voice-controlled assistant – ‘Laura’ – all designed to help you to remain connected as safely as possible.
The differences of the interior of the OCTAVIA vRS iV become immediately obvious once you have settled into the sports sears with contrast stitching. The dashboard has been completed with an attractive carbon finish, the pedals stand out with sporty aluminium and the leather trimmed 3 spoke steering certainly make a statement.
The ŠKODA OCTAVIA iV plug-in Hybrid has a 4-cylinder petrol engine and electric motor that offers a total output of 150 kW and 350 Nm of torque and can deliver a range of 37 miles on pure electric. The sporty OCTAVIA vRS iV produces 180 kW and a maximum torque of 400 Nm. When in sport mode the OCTAVIA vRS iV can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in just 7.3 seconds and the Octavia iV in 7.9 seconds.
The charging port for the OCTAVIA iV and vRS iV Hybrid is hidden in the front wing on the driver’s side and can be opened by pressing a button in the door panel. From a standard household plug socket (230 V) it will take 3 hours and 45 minutes to recharge from 0 to 80% and 5 hours to reach 100%. If you have implemented a wall box at home or at the office, then a 3.6 kW charge point will take just 3 hours and 33 minutes to fully recharge.
For further information on the ŠKODA OCTAVIA Hybrid or to register your interest in this vehicle, please contact Specialist Cars in Aberdeen and Dundee or Thomson and Potter in Perth. The team would be happy to help with any of your questions. We look forward to hearing from you.
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