/180-hp Skoda Fabia vRS Launched In UK

180-hp Skoda Fabia vRS Launched In UK

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Skoda released official details and pricing of the new Fabia vRS for the British market. Powered by a 180-hp 1.4 TSI, it is the most powerful production Skoda ever! Also available in estate version, this new hot Fabia offers flattering performance for a small amount of money, just like the old models.

The car comes with a 7-speed DSG transmission, with ESP, HHC (Hill Hold Control) and XDS (Electronic Differential System). Acceleration from 0-62mph takes just 7.3 secs, with a top speed of 139mph (140mph for the estate). It also features 17-inch ‘Gigaro’ alloy wheels, LED daylight running lights, sunset glass and vRS body kit.

As an option you can order white or black roof and the new Rallye Green body color. The standard equipments of this model include vRS sports seats, a three-spoke multi-function steering wheel with radio controls and paddles for changing gear and MDI (Multi-Device Interface) for use with iPods and other mp3 players.

Pricing for the 2010 Skoda Fabia vRS starts form £15,700 fro the hatchback and £16,495 for the estate model.

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