2017 Skoda Octavia Facelift Launch: Highlights

We have already driven the new Skoda Octavia facelift in India and there is no doubt that the 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift still remains a good value proposition in its segment.

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The new 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift comes with new styling and improved features

The 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift has finally gone on sale in India priced at ₹ 15.49 lakh (ex-showroom) and here are the highlights from the launch event. This is the first mid-life facelift for the current-generation Octavia, which was launched in India in 2013. We have already driven the car in India and there is no doubt that the 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift still remains a good value proposition in its segment. We have already told you everything that we know about the updated Octavia and all that is left to know is the price of the car.

Under the hood, 2017 Skoda Octavia will continue to feature 1.8 TSI petrol engine that churns out 178 bhp and comes mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission, while a smaller 1.4 TSI motor which makes 147 bhp and is paired to a 6-speed manual gearbox. There is also the tried and tested 2.0 TDI diesel engine that produces 147 bhp and is mated to a 6-speed DSG transmission.

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The new 2017 Skoda Octavia is the facelift of the third-gen model and comes with new styling upgrades and a host of new features to suit the modern trend. The 2017 model is built on the Volkswagen's versatile MQB platform. Visually, the updated Skoda Octavia's face is completely re-done with a new split-headlamp cluster that Skoda likes to call QuadraLED headlights because it's split into four compartments. There is that signature butterfly grille at the centre along with the LED daytime running lights and fog lamps on the bumper, which is all-new as well.

Here are the Live Updates of 2017 Skoda Octavia Launch

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The Pirce List!
Here is the detailed variant-wise price list of the new 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift -


2017 Skoda Octavia Petrol variants Prices (ex-showroom, India)
Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI MT Rs. 15,49,405
Octavia Style 1.4 TSI MT Rs. 17,49,605
Octavia Style 1.8 TSI AT Rs. 18,59,429
Octavia Style Plus 1.8 TSI AT Rs. 20,89,900
2017 Skoda Octavia Diesel variants Prices (ex-showroom, India)
Octavia Ambition 2.0 TDI CR MT Rs. 16,89,974
Octavia Style 2.0 TDI CR MT Rs. 18,95,608
Octavia Style 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs. 20,49,619
Octavia Style Plus 2.0 TDI CR AT Rs. 22,89,573
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The prices are out!
The Skoda Octavia facelift has been launched in India with prices starting at Rs. 15.49 lakh



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Three Trim Levels!
The Skoda Octavia comes in three trim options in 8 iterations based on engine and transmission options. Features like fatigue alert and hands free parking are some of the segments-first features.


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Safety and Connectivity
The new Skoda Octavia comes with 8 airbags and smart connective system with Boss Connect for mobile access.


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The new Octavia's cabin also comes with features like 12-way adjustable drivers seat, LED ambient lighting with 10 different mood lights, several cup holders, cubby holes and cooled glove box. The new Octavia also features parking assistance.

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Style and Comfort Features
The 2017 Skoda Octavia also comes with new Alcatras alloy wheels, panoramic sunroof, and leather interior with dark brushed decor.


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New front design, sharpers lines LED headlamps and taillamps are some of the new features offered with the updated 2017 Skoda Octavia.





Jul 13, 2017
Best-selling Skoda Car!
The Skoda Octavia is globally the company's best selling car and early this year company rolled out the 1.5 millionth unit of the third generation Octavia from its main plant in the Czech Republic.


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Compamy Growth
Skoda India has achieved 15 per cent growth in the H1 (Jan-Jun) 2017.


Jul 13, 2017
The Stage Is Set!
The stage is set for the launch of Skoda's 'New Octavia' sedan.


Jul 13, 2017
2017 Skoda Octavia Launch
We are just moments away from the launch of the 2017 Skoda Octavia facelift. Catch all the live updates here.