Skoda Octavia RS Launched In India At Rs 24.62 Lakhs

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Skoda India has launched the new 2017 Octavia RS. The launch took place in Mumbai and the new model is available for sale at a price of Rs. 24.62 Lakh. The new 2017 RS model becomes the top new model in the Octavia range. Actually, it is a high-performance model built to tempt car enthusiasts.

The 2017 Skoda Octavia RS gets a number of visual updates and a more powerful engine. The front flaunts a sportier bumper and there is a vRS badge that will contribute to the faster speed of the car. In the side, you will see a lager wheels with lower profile rubber. The rear-end gets a boot-lid spoiler, tweaked bumper with reflector strip and dual exhaust pipes.

2017 Skoda Octavia RS India Price in India

Price (ex-showroom) Rs 24.62 Lakh

 

The 2017 Octavia RS becomes the new flagship model in the current generation lineup of Octavia. It is priced Rs 24.62 lakh.

2017 Skoda Octavia RS India Specs

Engine TSI Turbocharged Petrol
Displacement 2.0-litre
Max. Power 230 BHP
Peak Torque 350 Nm
Transmission 6-speed DSG

 

In India, the Octavia RS 2017 model will be available with a 2.0-litre TSI petrol engine. This engine will come mated to a 6-speed DSG and will output a max. power of 230 HP and a peak torque of 350 Nm. The engine will offer three drive modes-Sport, Normal and Comfort. In comparison, the standard Octavia 1.8 comes mated to a 7-speed DSG, it produces only 177 BHP and 250 Nm.

2017 Skoda Octavia RS India Mileage

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City 11 KMPL
Highway 14 KMPL

 

The RS version will give a mileage of roughly 11 KMPL. And on the highway, one can expect an average mileage of upto 14 KMPL. These are quite respectable fuel consumption figures for a car with so much power on tap and a petrol engine displacing 2.0-litres.

2017 Skoda Octavia RS India – Top Speed & 0-100 KMPH

Top Speed 250 KMPH
0-100 KMPH 6.8 seconds

 

The Octavia RS can easily hit a top speed of 250 KMPH. It can sprint to 100 KMPH from a standstill in just 6.8 seconds.

2017 Skoda Octavia RS India Interior

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  • An all-black interior
  • The RS-Sport seats along with optional Alcantara upholstery
  • New 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink.

Safety features include:

  • a full pack of nine airbags,
  • ABS with EBD, ESP,
  • Blind Spot Detect,
  • Trailer Assist and Rear Traffic Alert, and park-assist

One more major new safety feature on offer is the new Crew Protect Assist feature that closes windows and sunroofs during a disastrous case of an impact. Also, it tightens the seatbelts to secure the passengers strongly.

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