The new 2020 Skoda Octavia

After its modest projection at the Geneva Motor Show, 2020 Skoda Octavia – 3rd generation in a new body, came to conquer the hearts of Russian motorists. As we know the Czech manufacturer aims, to achieve high reliability and performance cars. In this sense, the new liftbek appears to us as the “iron” horse, ready with all the dedication to serve his master. Immediately, we note liftbek price starts at 590 thousand rubles.

Appearance of the car was inherited by his younger sister, the Rapid, it has become much richer, but 2020 Skoda Octavia – A7 and retains its unique characteristics: embossed band hood; stylish straight lines; Front strict bumper with integrated air intake grate, which is placed below the fog lights; distributor (splitter) located at the bottom of the air gently blows air under the bottom of the car.

The new Škoda Octavia photo

The profile attract large doorways, perfectly flat roof blending smoothly into the glass trunk compartment. On the sides of the car riddled with clean lines that give style and confidence.

2020 Skoda Octavia photo

Behind the typical features it provides secluded liftbek settled down at the sides of which is to “embrace” lights in the form of two staples. Looking down below – we find a harmonious continuation marker lamps.

  • Our heroine increased its size, but weight dropped to 100 kg. The wheelbase has grown to 2,686 mm – which is 108 mm longer, compared with its successor, the length of car 4659 mm (+90 mm), width – 1814 mm (+45 mm), height – 1461 mm.

By the way, “charged” brand – RS, is still large. For Russian roads Czech group produces models with increased ground clearance – 145-155 mm, and the size depends on the disc diameter and thickness of the rubber set.

2020 Skoda Octavia in a new body photo

As already mentioned, the size of horses grew and now she can comfortably take on board currently 5 passengers. Designers do not hide the fact that 2020 Skoda III – Rapid generation duplicates interior cabin.

Photo salon 2020 Skoda Octavia

Front seats with a wide adjustment of the threshold, the dashboard and instrument panel as well as the characteristic arrangement of the controls resemble thoughtful engineering craftsmen Volkswagen. Lounge became really spacious, the thrill of staying in it resemble the business-class sedan.


The cargo compartment is able to place 590 liters of luggage, if the person in the passenger compartment 5 will be available, but the rear seats folded, this threshold can be increased to a volume of 1600 liters.

With regard to electronic novelties Czech car shows high rates, so listen:

Bestseller get an “intellectual hood,” which rises when hitting a pedestrian and mitigates the fall on the bonnet surface; two front and airbags care about the safety of the driver’s knees; camera and “filling” chips constantly monitor the status of the host; scheme of road signs, markings and blind spots; there is the option of automatic braking; illegal parking can cause unexpected expenses, but with the parking assistant you are confident in their maneuvers; touchpad with voice coordination, rear-view camera to provide overboard situation at a glance. Electronics and schemes will be able to change the drive mode to Sport, Comfort, Economy Mode, but all of it is available as an additional option. Yet it pleases more high-quality finish and increased sound insulation of the passenger compartment.

The front of the car

Recall conducted in by the European Committee of Euro NCAP, a series of crash tests, which showed a high degree of safety in the general score was 5 stars – for the passenger, the figure was 93% for a child – 86%, and for pedestrians – 66%.

Production facilities are located on the territory of Russia, so Octavia A7 liftbek will be collected in our country.

The feeling of control Czech news remain very light and pleasant. It should be noted the work of the electric power steering, because even at low speed it can rotate even the little finger. When rudder is not abrupt maneuvers.

Rear part

There is a new navigation system Columbus, with excellent detailed maps and a large expansion of the screen. Touch screen control works fine, the response to gestures – 100%. With the approach of the hands of trigger sensors and swim coordinating buttons.


The new 2020 Skoda Octavia liftbek A7 is built on the MQB platform of the German, which reduces the weight of cars. It is worth mentioning that this platform wins in all respects and is recognized as one of the best, it surely wins a growing number of “iron horses”. The front MacPherson suspension , rear semi-dependent – for motors up to 100kW and a multi-link for more powerful engines on. All Czech horse, without exception, will have disc brakes with anti-lock braking system ABS with brake force distribution EBD, ESP (Electronic Stability Program) – dynamic stabilization cars , HHC (Hild Hold Control) – provides a steady downhill or uphill, the electric power steering with adjustable Add-ons.

Russian motorists will be offered the choice of a car with three patented by Volkswagen, TSI petrol engine with four-cylinder and the volume of 1.2 liters with a capacity of 105 l / s and 4500 -5500 rpm with a max torque of 175 NM, 1.4 l – 140 l / s and 4500-6000 rpm with a max torque of 250 Nm, and 1.8 l – 180 l / s and 5100-6200 rpm with a max torque of 250 Nm. With him together will work 5 and 6 speed manual transmission (manual transmission) or a modern semi-automatic transmission – 7 DSG. Note quite economical fuel consumption at the level of 5-5,7 liters per hundred. All the models go on sale with a turbocharger. In the Russian market will not attend the most economical engine – 86 l / s.

Diesel power unit

One diesel engine capacity of 2.0 liters with 143 l / s and 3500-4000 rpm with a max torque of 320 Nm, is equipped with 6 DSG. A7 consists of three levels of equipment: ACTIVE, AMBITION, ELEGANCE. Nice figures fuel consumption 3,4-4,5 liters per hundred.
Acceleration to 100 km / h to 105 l / s engine, it will be possible in 10.3 seconds, with a top speed of 196 km / h. With a 140-horsepower engine speedometer shows the mark of 100 km / h in 8.4 seconds, in this case, the speed of the ceiling – 215 km / h. Thus, in the latter case, the 180-horsepower engine that reaches a hundred in just 7.3 seconds, and the maximum acceleration will be 233 km / h. Diesel, horses disperse the car to 100 km / h in 8.9 seconds and the top speed limit – 212 km / h.

Given the coverage of Russian roads, the Czech car to our brother is supplied: suspension for bad roads (PDP – retains control, even on difficult road), high ground clearance, EMUR – electromechanical power steering with add-ons, ABS, LED headlights Day Light.

Compare Models & Prices

Components ACTIVE with the engine of 1.2 liters and 5 speed manual is the initial price of 590 thousand P, and the price of 2020 Skoda Octavia with the advanced DSG transmission will be 7 thousand 648 R. There will be offered a R15 tires with alloy wheels of the same size, BC – board computer, adjusting the front seats, remote-controlled CZ, front electric lifts, heated mirrors and heated washer sprayer.

We rise on a step above – AMBITION equipment. It is available for any choice of engine. To all the “good” add air conditioning, R16 tires with alloy wheels of 15 diameter, the Sound system with 8 speakers, front side airbags, heated and full adjustment of the front seats, the sensor alerts precipitation, rear electric windows and a cooled glove box for cold bottle water in the scorching time. Price range A7 with 1.2 liter engine and 5 speed manual, the AMBITION equipment rises to 690 thousand P 7 with transmission DSG wait for the price to 805 thousand R. Go ahead, A7 1.8 liter 6-speed manual gearbox – P 840 thousand, with the DSG 7 – 880 thousand R. The third generation Octavia diesel engine of 2.0 liters – 925 thousand or 21 P $ 820.

We got to the top of comfort, ELEGANCE equipment. In addition to the proposed above, add 2 air conditioner with climate system and cruise control, alloy wheels 16 diameter, radio 2-DIN BOLERO with 8 speakers, leather-wrapped steering wheel is distributed to the four spokes, Curtain Airbags – curtain airbags, MAXI-DOT LCD display to adjust auto functions, a new level of alarm and comfortable armrest for the driver. Prepare to price Octavia with a complete set AMBITION with 1.2 liter engine – 745 thousand P financial bracket for the engine with a diesel engine – 985 thousand R.

The Octavia A7 no floor the gas pedal, due to the modernization of the chassis. Compared with its predecessors Model 3rd generation shows no comic momentum, it must be said, even breaking all records. Features Body gained more and more pronounced European style, but the car kept its initiative. Larger dimensions are likely to add a new machine, so it is still more like a luxury model car business. Design has become even more focused, credible, and on the background of the traditional quality and reasonable prices – the machine recommends itself throughout the palate.