The Skoda Octavia's third-generation establishes new rules in the compact segment. The new Skoda Octavia is fascinating with an unparalleled space offering, new stylish design, high-level functionality, improved safety and comfort practices, low fuel consumption.
Skoda CEO Winfried Vahland: "It embodies the good Škoda genes in the best sense of the word: lots of room, quality, precise workmanship, modern, mature technology, timeless design, high functionality and the best price-value ratio. Our customers' expectations have grown. Our aim was to make this car even better for its third generation. This is reflected in the values of the new Octavia - it is a class of its own."
The new Škoda Octavia has the most generous interior length (1,782 mm), larger knee room (73 mm) and wider headroom at the back (980 mm). Other interior dimensions have also improved importantly compared to the Octavia's second generation: front headroom: + 8 mm, front elbow width: + 39 mm, rear elbow width: + 26 mm.
Škoda board member for technical development Frank Welsch: "The new Octavia shows us resolutely continuing down a Škoda-typical road. It is a car with middle-class qualities at a compact-car price. It is an ideal car for demanding, confident customers expecting a modern Octavia with all its good values. It is our best,"
The design of the new Octavia is signed by Jozef Kaban, 39, who became famous in the automotive world after designing the famous Bugatti Veyron. He also signed several Audi concepts.