Skoda is proud to present to us the all-new 2017 Octavia RS 245 in two videos and new media gallery, the most powerful Octavia ever, first announced in February and coming with a more impressive design and outstanding performance under the hood.
Visually, the 2017 Skoda Octavia RS 245 is revealed with a wider body style, highlighted by massive 19-inch in glossy black as standard, updated front grille and bumpers, more prominent headlight clusters, glossy black trapezoid tailpipes and roof spoiler for the estate variant. On the other hand, the hatchback is distinguished by the new spoiler lip.
Besides the exquisite exterior, the model is also equipped with a wide range of safety systems, like Blind Spot Detect, Lane Assist, Front Assist with City Emergency Brake, Predictive Pedestrian Protection, Crew Protect Assist, Driver Alert fatigue detection or adaptive cruise control.
Inside, the cabin comes with the finest materials like sports seats in Alcantara, a choice of grey or red stitching, adding as well perforated leather on the multifunction steering wheels. The model also comes with the latest infotainment system with plenty of gadgetries.
In the performance area, the all-new 2017 Skoda Octavia RS 245 features a new 2.0-liter TSI engine, also found on the Golf GTI, meaning 242 horsepower and 370 Nm of torque, paired to a six-speed manual or a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic. This means a sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.6 seconds for the hatch, while the estate achieves the same straight line in 6.7 seconds.
Enjoy the videos and the impressive media gallery released below!