Fourth-Generation 2021 Skoda Octavia Launched at Rs 25.99 Lakhs

  • Published On: 10 June 2021
  • Views
  • 0 Comments
  • Likes
  • 3 min read
  • Download

The new-gen sedan has been introduced in two trims namely Style and Laurin & Klement

Fourth-Generation 2021 Skoda Octavia
  • Fourth-Generation 2021 Skoda Octavia

Highlights

  • The 2021 Skoda Octavia debuts 'shift by wire' technology in India
  • The Laurin & Klement trim gets two additional exterior colors
  • Powered by a 2.0L TSI petrol engine, it returns 15.81kmpl mileage

Skoda India has finally launched the fourth-generation 2021 Octavia at an ex-showroom price of Rs 25.99 Lakhs in the country. The new-gen sedan has been introduced in two trims namely Style and Laurin & Klement. The fourth-gen 2021 Skoda Octavia debuts the brand's 'shift by wire' technology with the 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox in the Indian market. Skoda Octavia will directly rival Hyundai Elantra in India as two of its other competitors namely Honda Civic and Chevrolet Cruz have already been discontinued in the domestic market.

Vehicle

The 2021 Skoda Octavia measures 4,689 mm in length, 1,829 mm in width, and 1,469 mm in height while having a wheelbase of 2,680 mm. The front end flaunts a chrome grille with new razor-sharp Bi-LED headlamps and daytime running lights (DRLs). It is available in five paint schemes: Lava Blue, Candy White, Magic Black, Brilliant Silver, and Maple Brown, with the last two exclusively available for the Laurin & Klement variant. The cabin is finished in a premium beige suede leather upholstery with chrome highlights. It also features a redesigned multi-level dashboard with a multifunction steering wheel with paddle shift and black leather. The occupants can also assign various colour palettes to the dashboard and footwell. In fact, the new lighting system also assists in safety and turns red when the front doors open.


Vehicle


As for features, the fourth-gen Skoda Octavia gets all-digital instrument cluster, 600W Canton Sound system with 12 speakers and a subwoofer, Dual-Zone Climatronic air conditioning system, Electric tailgate, LED reading light unit, smartphone pockets on the front seat backs, easy open-cup holders, twin USB C Ports and a 25.4 cm touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto & MyŠKODA Connect. It has a boot capacity of 600 litres which can be further extended upto 1,555 litres by folding the rear seats. The company has integrated a funnel into the lid of the windscreen washer tank and it now has water ducts, which allows rainwater to drain optimally.


Vehicle


Coming to the safety features, the 2021 Skoda Octavia boasts of 8 airbags, ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), ESC (Electronic Stability Control), EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), tyre pressure monitoring system, iBuzz Fatigue Alert and AFS (Adaptive Front-lighting System) as standard. Under the bonnet, it has the 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged TSI petrol engine which delivers maximum power of 187 bhp and peak torque of 320 Nm. The engine is linked to a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox with 'shift by wire' technology and electric parking brake. The sedan returns an ARAI certified mileage of 15.81kmpl. The bookings and deliveries for the 2021 Octavia will start from today.


Read Also: Hyundai Alcazar India Launch on June 18, 2021

Author: Mayank Gupta

A mechanical engineering dropout by choice, Mayank has been in the auto journalism biz for the past 8 years. He is currently working as an Associate Editor at Droom Discovery and covering each and every aspect of the auto industry. He has worked with a plethora of renowned Auto brands in his illustrious career so far. Being a student of English Literature, his mantras of success are the Never-Say-Never attitude and self-confidence. Mayank likes to travel, read books and listen to music during his free time. more

Search Your Dream Vehicle

Select Category

  • Bikes
  • Scooters
OR

Recent News

Hyundai Alcazar Launched at Rs 16.30 Lakhs
Published On : 18 June 2021 | 1 min read

Hyundai Alcazar is offered in three grades namely Prestige, Platinum and Signature

Click here to Read More
Hyundai Creta Facelift Launched in Russia
Published On : 18 June 2021 | 1 min read

It is strictly meant for left-hand-drive markets and not the one being tested in Korea for the Indian market

Click here to Read More
Driving License, Vehicle Document Validity Extends Till Sept
Published On : 17 June 2021 | 1 min read

The Indian Govt has extended the validity of driving license & vehicle documents until September 30, 2021.

Click here to Read More
BMW 5-Series Facelift India Launch on June 24, 2021
Published On : 17 June 2021 | 1 min read

The BMW 5-Series facelift had its world premiere last year in May

Click here to Read More
2021 Skoda Kushaq Variant Details Leaked Ahead of Launch
Published On : 17 June 2021 | 1 min read

The all-new SKoda Kushaq will be launched on June 28, 2021, in the country

Click here to Read More
2021 Mercedes Benz S-Class Launched at Rs 2.17 Crores
Published On : 17 June 2021 | 1 min read

It has been presented in two variants namely 400d 4MATIC and 450 4MATIC

Click here to Read More