Skoda Octavia Hatchback is now available with all wheel drive

October 29, 2014

An economical Skoda Octavia hatchback is now also available with all-wheel drive.

The Skoda Octavia is one of the bestselling car in the Skoda range for its great economical value, class leading driving and handling qualities.

Nowadays, most of automotive companies are launching its popular models in all wheel drive including Ford Kuga, VW Golf, Nissan Qashqai, Nissan Juke, Fiat Panda etc…as we know, four wheel drive cars offers better performance when driving off-road in any weather/road conditions. Skoda claims the new Octavia combines the high practicality of an all wheel drive vehicle with the proven Octavia qualities.

Skoda Octavia all-wheel-drive :

“With all wheel drive train, Skoda has expanded its Octavia range with an attractive seven variants.”

Skoda Octavia 4x4 hatchback and estate models

Skoda Octavia 4×4 hatchback and estate models

The all wheel drive models fitted with Haldex clutch technology combining with powerful engines and a chassis which has been adjusted for comfort. That works better in any asphalt, gradients challenging terrain or tricky situations.

All the Skoda Octavia 4*4 models fitted with an EDL(electronic differential look) as standard. The rear axle has an innovative multi-link suspension with one longitudinal and three transverse links per wheel and an anti-roll bar. Makes finely-tuned interaction between these technologies ensures best handling, excellent pulling away characteristics, very good acceleration and maximum towing capacity.

skoda octavia 4x4 gearbox

The all wheel drive system on the Octavia 4 *4 is one of the modem and efficient technology to deliver the torque mainly to the front axle in normal driving conditions and with a light load. If necessary, the rear axle wheels are smoothly activated within a seconds, so fast the loss of traction is almost impossible.

So now, Skoda Octavia 4 * 4 drivetrain technology available for the hatchback and estate models in choice of three turbo diesel and one petrol engine.

  • 1.6 TDI Green tec with 105PS : Consumes 4.5l/100km and emits 119g/km co2. Accelerates 0-62mph in 11.5 seconds and top speed is 118miles.
  • 2.0 TDI Green tec with 150PS : Consumes 4.7l/100km and emits 122g/km co2. Accelerates 0-62mph in 8.6 seconds and top speed is 113miles.
  • 2.0 TDI Green tec with 183PS : Consumes 4.9l/100km and emits 129g/km co2. Accelerates 0-62mph in 7.1 seconds and top speed is 141miles.
  • 1.8 TSI Green tec with 180PS : Consumes 6.7l/100km and emits 154g/km co2. Accelerates 0-62mph in 7.4 seconds and top speed is 142miles.

With this Octavia 4*4 hatchback, Skoda have become the broadest 4*4 range in Europe consists of seven 4*4 vehicles including Yeti Outdoor 4*4, Yeti 4*4, Superb 4*4 and Superb Combi 4*4.

The broad Octavia range is very successful and doing exceptionally well on the markets. The Skoda Octavia is the perfect family car offers great space quality and value for money.