Skoda holds a very strong and important share in the automobile market and one of the models that actually helped it rise from nothing was Skoda Octavia. It was the best-selling model for the brand and clocked enormous sales. The Octavia brand name made a comeback to India replacing the Laura in October 2013. To commemorate the second anniversary of the car in India, Skoda has introduced a special edition of the Octavia dubbed the Anniversary Edition. This model gets additional features which will help push sales during the lucrative festive period. The Skoda Octavia Anniversary Edition will be available only for a limited period. Read on to know more about the Skoda Octavia Aniversary Edition features, price and other details.
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This special edition of the Skoda Octavia is priced at INR 15.75 lacs (ex-showroom, Delhi) or INR 15,45 lacs (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The Octavia Anniversary Edition is priced around a lakh less than the standard range which starts at INR 16.29 lacs, going all the way up to INR 20.61 lacs.
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The ‘Octavia Anniversary Edition’ will include additional features like
- ‘SmartLink connectivity’: This technology allows customers to use selected smartphone apps on the infotainment system screen. The Octavia will offer SmartLink with an integrated connectivity package which includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink systems
- Rear view camera
- Keyless entry and engine start/stop
- Rear side airbags
- Gearshift controls on the steering wheel
The Skoda Octavia continues to be powered by the 148 bhp, 1.4 litre Petrol, 177 bhp 1.8 litre Petrol and a 141 bhp, 2.0 litre Diesel. The Octavia is built on Volkswagen’s MQB platform which also underpins the Audi A3 and Q3.
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