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2018 Skoda Octavia vRS 245 UK Pricing Announced

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The most powerful vRS car Skoda has ever made reaches the shores of Blighty in July with a starting price of £27,595. The 2018 Skoda Octavia vRS 245 comes in both hatchback and estate guises and a choice of a six-speed manual or a new seven-speed DSG transmission.


Published on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 17:50 by
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2018 Skoda Octavia RS 245 – Performance Highlights

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The new 2018 Skoda Octavia RS 245 is a special thing because it brings a kind of performance and liveliness not often seen in cars of this class and price range. In fact, whenever something like this happens the car in question goes on to become a cult classic. And that could be the case […]


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Skoda Kodiaq Earns EuroNCAP 5 Star Safety Rating

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The new Skoda Karoq SUV is without a doubt one of the most highly anticipated new (affordable) cars to be launched this year and so it matters what sort of safety ratings it gets. The Karoq is, after all, a family utility vehicles designed to also work off road. 


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Official: 2018 Skoda Karoq

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Finally, after a good deal of teasing, the new 2018 Skoda Karoq compact SUV goes official in Stockholm, providing a replacement for the popular Yeti. The Karoq is a whole different animal tan Yeti, though, a lot more capable and nicer to look at. But hopefully it’ll be just as affordable. 


Published on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 6:13 by
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2018 Skoda Karoq Preview

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Following the success of the Kodiaq, Czech car maker Skoda decided to launch a compact SUV to complement that car and also tap into this vast and ever-growing market. The new crossover SUV is the 2018 Skoda Karoq and it is currently being teased for its world premiere on 18 May in Stockholm.


Published on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 10:19 by
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2017 Skoda Rapid and Rapid Spaceback

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There is a certain joy to be had with affordable cars like the 2017 Skoda Rapid that you just can’t get with the more premium stuff. Granted, this car looks bland and is about as interesting to drive as a mule. But the good thing is you can treat it like a mule, because it’s cheap […]


Published on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 7:23 by
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Skoda Vision E Unveiled in Shanghai

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It is a bit surprising how much interest there was in the auto world about the Skoda Vision E. At any rate, that interest is now satisfied as the concept goes on display at the Shanghai auto show and we get to see it in full glory. We also get the first official technical details on […]


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Skoda Vision-E Electric Concept Teased for Shanghai Debut

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Czech car maker Skoda released today the first photos of their first electric concept study, called Skoda Vision-E. Pitched as a five-door SUV coupe, the concept previews Skoda’s future electric range which by 2025 will include five different models, beginning with a Skoda Superb plug-in hybrid coming in 2019. 


Published on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 18:21 by
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Official: Skoda Octavia vRS 245

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Well, the regular vRS version of the new Skoda Octavia has clearly not been satisfying, which is why the Czech car maker has gone ahead and launched an even hotter version. The 2017 Skoda Octavia vRS 245 is about the most badass Czech automobile you can buy. Granted, it still looks hella weird. But performance-wise […]


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Official: Skoda Kodiaq Sportline

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Czech car maker Skoda keeps expanding the range their new Kodiaq SUV is effective within by introducing new variants almost every other week now. Following the announcement about the Scout version they have now unveiled the Skoda Kodiaq Sportline which, as the name suggests, is supposed to be the dynamic variant.


Published on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 5:41 by
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Off-Road-Ready Skoda Kodiaq Scout Announced

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As you may know, every other day in the auto world we are treated to yet another new crossover/SUV model, and to be honest they all look and feel and work the same. Only a handful of these cars stand out as something rather interesting, and it has nothing to do with the badge or […]


Published on Friday, January 27, 2017 at 6:49 by
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New Skoda Octavia vRS Revealed with 230 hp

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Czech car maker Skoda has come up with a new high performance model, complementing the recently revealed Octavia’s range with a ‘top dog’ version. It’s the latest edition of Skoda Octavia vRS, now boasting a more purposeful and aggressive, albeit still weird, design and a 230 horsepower engine.


Published on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 5:56 by
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Skoda Octavia RS Facelift Speculatively Rendered

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We still haven’t recovered from seeing what Skoda has done to the poor Octavia sedan with that hideous facelift, but we have now come across something that can potentially soften the blow a bit. It’s an excellent rendering of the next Skoda Octavia RS, and although it has the same face it has some redeeming […]


Published on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 6:05 by
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Skoda Octavia Gets a Weirdass Facelift

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In what can only be described as a moment of insanity Skoda’s top brass signed off on a revision design for the Octavia sedan, a revision that makes the thing look like a terrible mutation, a genetic mistake. Not that Skoda Octavia was a thing of beauty before this, but at least it wasn’t actively […]


Published on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 14:25 by
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Skoda Kodiaq – UK Pricing and Specs

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Now that it has made its debut it is time for the new Skoda Kodiaq SUV to prepare for market launch and it will do in the United Kingdom in April 2017. But you can place your orders starting from this November, choosing one of the four available rims with the base one starting at […]


Published on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 6:27 by
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