Skoda has announced two UK limited edition versions the Octavia SE Connect and the Octavia vRS Blackline. The Octavia SE Connect is based on the popular SE trim and features £1680 worth of extra equipment. The generous standard equipment list extends to 16-inch ‘Crateris’ alloy wheels, rear acoustic parking sensors and GSM II telephone preparation and metallic paint, plus Škoda’s mobile device interface (MDI) connectivity package and Maxidot functionality.
The Skoda Octavia SE Connect comes with a 1.6 TDI CR 105PS DPF engine and manual transmission. With exhaust CO2 emissions of just 119g/km, it is the ideal vehicle for both fleet and retail customers. The Skoda SE Connect is priced from £13,990.
The Skoda Octavia vRS Blackline, is available in both hatch and estate body styles.
Three vibrant exterior colours are offered Candy White, Black Magic pearl effect or Race Blue metallic. Featuring stunning 18-inch black alloy wheels, the car boasts a standard specification list that includes acoustic rear parking sensors, Amundsen satellite navigation system, DAB radio and vRS leather upholstery, representing more than £1,900 of extras. The Octavia vRS Blackline comes with Škoda’s acclaimed 2.0-litre TDI CR 170PS DPF. Customers have the choice of either six-speed manual or six-speed DSG automatic transmissions. Prices range from £21,260 to £23,495 depending on which body style and gearbox is selected.
By Geraldine Ashton Green
Mon, 24 Sep 2012