The much awaiting Skoda Octavia Facelift 2017 To Be Launched In India soon. The launch may happen on July 13, 2017. This is the third generation and the model’s first mid-life cycle facelift from Skoda. Skoda Octavia Facelift 2017 competes with Hyundai Elantra, Volkswagen Jetta and the Toyota Corolla Altis. This is a hot and stylish looking car with appealing specifications and options.
Skoda Octavia Facelift 2017 on external packed with a new split-headlamp cluster, signature butterfly grille at the centre, LED daytime running lights, new set of alloy wheels, fog lamps on the bumper etc. There is also revised rear bumper. You can see bold character lines, sculpted wheel arches and chrome highlights.
Skoda Octavia Facelift 2017 features dual tone light beige and black treatment. There is an all new three-spoke multi-functional steering wheel. There is a 9-inch infotainment touchscreen, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink, new ‘Boss Connect’ app etc. For safety there is airbags, ABS, EBD and traction control.
Powering the 2017 Skoda Octavia is a 1.8 TSI petrol engine that churns out 178 bhp power. Engine mated to 7-speed DSG transmission for smooth transmission. There is also a powerful 1.4 TSI motor which makes 147 bhp power. Engine is mated to 6-speed manual gearbox. You also have 2.0 TDI diesel engine that produces 147 bhp power. Engine is mated to a 6-speed DSG transmission.