New Skoda Octavia has been spotted on the roads of India before launch. The spied image shows quite a few features about the changes and some new added features in the New Skoda Octavia.

What are the similarities and differences between the new Skoda Octavia and the old?

While the spied image doesn’t revel much about the interior but we can clearly see the interior colour is dual toned bagie and black and as going from them pattern this new model will be having new and improved feature than before.

In terms of the exterior we can notice that the new Skoda Octavia is a tad bit longer and wider than the old Octavia, And one more thing to notice is that the new Octavia has a long and sharp headlight which is a change from its last split head light which now gives it a more formal and similar look to the recent Skoda model like the superb.

In additional features they have added nine airbags, collision avoidance assist and turn assist and enhanced predictive cruise control.

What are its engine specifications?

Skoda has confirmed that the engine specification will be 190hp, 2.0-litre TSI turbo-petrol engine at the launch but it will be different based on variants Skoda offers and as by the specification this variant looks like the top variant.

When will it be launched?

Previously the Skoda Octavia was scheduled to be launched in late 2020 but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic these dates have been pushed further, The new Skoda Octavia’s launch is now scheduled for some time between January and March 2021, with prices expected to be in the range of Rs 20-25 lakh (ex-showroom).

What will be its competition?

  • Hyundai Elantra
  •  Honda Civic
  • Toyota Corolla Altis