2015 Volkswagen Jetta facelift has been launched rekindling the battle among entry level sedans in D-segment. Top contestants are Toyota Corolla Altis, Hyundai Elantra and Skoda Octavia, leaving well-capable yet slow-selling Renault Fluence behind.
A massive cover up of Tata Kite hatchback and Nano facelift was spotted on the outskirts of Pune recently, next to a fleet of Volkswagens. Surprisingly, the subject of interest here is the alloy wheels, on cars of both companies.
Skoda India updated their entry level sedan a few months ago. Launched at a starting price of Rs 7.22 lakhs for the base petrol and Rs 8.38 lakhs for base diesel variant, we recently test drove the new Rapid with a DSG gearbox. Price of Skoda Rapid DSG variant starts at Rs 10.34 lakhs. Is the car worth your money, let’s find out.
Next generation Skoda Superb will make its premiere at the Geneva Motor Show in early March 2015 while market launch is pegged for mid 2015.
500,000th third generation Octavia has rolled off production lines at MladĂˇ Boleslav in just two years after launch, demonstrating the success this car has achieved.