In the Czech city of Mlada Boleslav, an official show of the third-generation 2018-2019 Skoda Octavia, which has become one of the largest models in its segment.
The wheel base of the car increased by 10.8 centimeters and is now 268.6 cm.
By the added length of 9 centimeters (465.9 cm) and a width – 4.5 cm (181.4 cm).
At the heart of the new 2018-2019 Skoda Octavia is a modular platform MQB, which became the base for many models of the Volkswagen Group.
In particular, it built Seat Leon and Volkswagen Golf recent generations.
Despite the increased dimensions of the model, the luggage compartment capacity in comparison with its predecessor, on the contrary, decreased from 605 liters to 590-ti.
In addition, the 102 kg weight dropped news – -x to 1153 kg.
For the third generation 2018-2019 Skoda Octavia will be available airbag for the driver’s knees, a multimedia complex with a display of 8 inches and a music system in the Canton 750 W subwoofer, the band control traffic and road signs, adaptive cruise control and an “active” hood.
The powertrain line 2018-2019 Skoda Octavia will include 4 petrol engines, ranging from 105 to 180-ti-ti-horsepower, 4 and diesel.
The engines will be equipped with mechanical or “folksvagenovsky” robotic gearbox DSG.
Note that in the near future we should expect a version of the model with all-wheel drive and “charged» RS modification.
On the new 2018-2019 Skoda Octavia will be the Russian market in mid-2013 th year.
In addition, in July, it will start production in Nizhny Novgorod.
At the same time become known configuration model and a list of power units in Russia, as well as prices.