Sudhir Rao, Managing Director, Skoda Auto India (left) and Pawel Szuflak, Director, Sales & Marketing, Skoda Auto India at the launch of the new Skoda Octavia in Delhi
Skoda Auto India today launched the new Octavia at the price of Rs 1,395,000 for 1.4 TSI Active (ex-showroom New Delhi). Following the success of the first generation Octavia which launched the Skoda brand in India, Skoda has finally launched the new generation Octavia.
Talking about the return of the Octavia to India, Sudhir Rao, Managing Director, Skoda Auto India said, “The Octavia had launched Skoda back in 2001 and today the Indian market is a critical component in Skoda’s global plans. The launch of the new Octavia marks a milestone for Skoda India as well reiterates its strong commitment to the Indian market. We, at ŠKODA are excited to launch the new Octavia and are confident that it will revolutionize its segment compelling the customers to expect more. Octavia’s arrival into the Indian market also kicks off a five year strategy for Skoda which will make the customers the brand’s primary focus in addition to our long-standing reputation for making great products.”
Skoda has also launched a comprehensive ownership package for the new Octavia which includes Skoda’s Road Side Assistance, Service & Maintenance Packages and an Extended Warranty Programme. The customers can also opt for a service cost calculator which has been developed to ensure that they have an idea about their service bill beforehand. This initiative provides the customer with an estimate of the service cost, thereby reducing the ambiguity on the service billing. With the online service appointment option and a Skoda Service APP for Android and iOS which enables a customer to search for authorised service centre in any part of the country and contact them with a single click; Skoda has provided a complete array of customer care services to support the launch of the new Octavia.
Speaking about the new Octavia, Pawel Szuflak, Director, Sales & Marketing, Skoda Auto India said, “The new Octavia is our attempt to make the best car in its class and we are confident that it will redefine standards in its segment. By virtue of being built on the Group’s MQB platform, the new Octavia is larger and yet lighter than its predecessors. A joy to look at and a greater joy to drive, the new Octavia is sure to captivate the hearts and minds in India. Octavia will be a sheer delight for the customers who have an affinity for premium-ness and quality combined with excellent price value proposition.”
Skoda Octavia prices (ex-showroom Delhi)
Active 1.4 TSI (Petrol)- Rs 1,395,000
Ambition 1.4 TSI (Petrol) – Rs 1,495,000
Elegance 1.8 TSI AT (Petrol) - Rs 1,825,000
Active 2.0 TDI CR (Diesel) – Rs 1,555,000
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR (Diesel) - Rs 1,655,000
Ambition 2.0 TDI CR AT (Diesel) – Rs 1,755,000
Elegance 2.0 TDI CR AT (Diesel) – Rs 1,945,000
Skoda Car Launches
Czech car maker, Skoda has launched the upgraded version of its most successful car in the Indian market, the new Rapid at Rs 8.34 lakh ((ex showroom Maharashtra). The new Skoda Rapid will be available in 1.6L MPI petrol engine or the New 1.5L TDI diesel engine.
Skoda Auto India has launched the third generation of its flagship model, the Skoda Superb at Rs 22.68 lakh (Ex-showroom Mumbai).
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