Skoda Octavia RS Station Wagon variants and five-door liftback.
Skoda is one of the well known automotive manufacturer.But in Malaysia, Skoda is not so famous.Maybe because of lack of promotion and model in Malaysia.Recently, Skoda has facelifted its Octavia RS or vRS for the UK market and Octavia Scout models to bring them into line with the current range.
On the outside, the Octavia RS models feature a redesigned front mask with an RS logo and bold headlamps that, for the first time in the RS version, can be fitted with xenon units combined with an adaptive front lighting module.
In the interior, Skoda has revised the Octavia RS’s trim while the Climatronic air conditioning system gets new controls.
This car look smart with blue colour.
The front fog lamps have also been fitted with optional cornering function and LED lamps for daytime lighting. The RS also gets restyled bumpers and tail lamps and also a sets of 18″ Neptune alloy wheels.
Other changes include a new metallic paint called Anthracite and a lowered (127mm) sports-tuned chassis. The car’s weight has been reduced by 20kg for the petrol version and by 15kg for the diesel . Significantly reduced air resistance has a positive impact upon the car’s overall performance. The maximum speed is higher, and the car’s responsiveness and acceleration have also been improved.
The engines fitted to the Octavia RS include a 2.0 TSI/147 kW petrol unit with a consumption of 7.5 l/100 km and a 2.0 TDI CR/125 kW diesel engine with a consumption of 5.7l/100 km .Both engines come exclusively with a six-speed manual twin-clutch DSG transmission.
While for the new Scout, it also has a redesigned front grille, bold headlamps and body-coloured side mouldings. Adaptive front fog lights are now available as an option and new metallic paint, Rosso Brunello, is also available across the Octavia range.
Two powerful engines for the Scout are the petrol 1.8 TSI/118 kW engine and diesel 2.0 TDI PD DPF/103 kW engine.These engine combined with a six-speed mechanical transmission which provide satisfactory performance levels.
Skoda Octavia RS in striking yellow colour.
A redesigned front mask with an RS logo and bold headlamps
The RS also gets restyled bumpers and tail lamps
Skoda Octavia Scout – front view
Skoda Octavia Scout – rear view