Skoda Octavia looks good for awards
The new SKODA Octavia was presented with seven awards from the Indian automotive fraternity. SKODA AUTO India has received an overwhelming response since the launch of the New Octavia in October 2013.
SKODA Octavia “The Legend”- The new Octavia is the third generation of SKODA’s flagship sedan which boasts of unrivalled space, high functionality, high fuel economy, packed with Simply Clever features. The new Octavia was also the first SKODA car in India that bought the brand’s new Design Philosophy to life. Built on the Group’s MQB platform, the new Octavia is larger and yet lighter than its predecessors. It is truly a joy to look at and a greater joy to drive.
ŠKODA’s pride, the new Octavia with its eternal design, unrivalled space offering and high functionality won appreciation from customers, stakeholders and media fraternity. The auto experts bestowed the new Octavia with 7 honours – “Saloon of the year – BBC Top Gear”, “Midsize sedan of the year – NDTV Car & Bike Awards”, “Executive sedan of the Year – Car India”, “Midsize saloon of the year – Zigwheels”, “Sedan of the Year – Golden Steering Wheel”, “Best premium sedan of the year – Motor Vikatan”, “Executive Sedan of the Year – Top Gear Malayalam – God’s own Car & Bike Awards”
Delighted with the laurels, Mr. Sudhir Rao, Chairman & Managing Director, ŠKODA Auto India said, “The new Octavia was one of the most eagerly awaited products from ŠKODA last year and these awards are evidence of the new Octavia’s ingenuity. The Octavia is the heart of the brand and the entire ŠKODA team has been working hard on this product. We are extremely proud of its heritage in India and to be given seven awards by the automotive fraternity is a great honour for us.”