Skoda Auto India has confirmed the launch date of the new 2021 Skoda Octavia. The company will announce the prices of the fourth generation Skoda Octavia on 10 June 2021. Along with this, the specifications and other details of this car will also be revealed. Earlier, the carmaker had confirmed that the 2021 Skoda Octavia will definitely be launched in June 2021. Its launch was delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Skoda decided to push its launch date several times keeping in mind the pandemic situation in the country.
The 2021 Skoda was planning to launch the Octavia in India by the end of April. In view of the increasing outbreak of the Corona epidemic, this launch had to be extended till the month of May. But in view of the second wave of the Corona epidemic, the company decided to postpone the launch of its new generation Octavia sedan car till June. Now it seems that if things go well then this car will be launched on 10 June 2021.
The Company Announced On Twitter
Skoda Auto India on Wednesday took to social media to announce the new launch date of the 2021 Octavia sedan. Skoda wrote on Twitter”#LegacyReloaded: The all-new OCTAVIA is a compelling combination, offering timeless design, unmatched safety, intuitive technology, solid performance, superior space, and comfort. Launching on June 10th.”
#LegacyReloaded: The all-new OCTAVIA is a compelling combination, offering timeless design, unmatched safety, intuitive technology, solid performance, superior space, and comfort. Launching on June 10th. #AllNewSkodaOCTAVIA #ValueLuxury #Redefined pic.twitter.com/kGnrwkD24H
— ŠKODA AUTO India (@SkodaIndia) June 2, 2021
The Skoda Octavia sedan car is one of the most popular offerings from the Czech carmaker in India. The company made the global debut of the fourth generation Octavia two years ago. But Indian customers had to wait for a year for this. Several months after this, Skoda said that it started production of this car at its plant in Aurangabad.
The new 2021 Skoda Octavia was first introduced in the international markets in late 2019. After which it has been launched in some global markets. Skoda first launched Octavia as its debut product in India in 2001. This was a time when sedan cars were quite popular in India. While the popularity and demand of SUVs are increasing in many markets of the world, the Octavia has somehow managed to hold on. The fourth-generation Octavia is expected to carry on the legacy of the previous models.
2021 Skoda Octavia Price In India
Its price will be revealed only at the time of launch. But according to the report, the estimated 2021 Skoda Octavia ex-showroom price in India can range from Rs 16 lakh to Rs 22 lakh.
Design and Features
It will replace the quad headlamp styling of the previous model with a more traditional design like the Skoda Superb. Its cabin has been updated and many new features have been included. Inside, a badge and black color scheme can be found inside. It will get a dashboard, multifunction steering wheel with a digital display, and horizontal appearance.
Engine and Power
The new 2021 Skoda Octavia is based on the Volkswagen Group’s MQB platform. The new model will be 19 mm longer and 15 mm wider than the previous model. Due to which passengers will get more space and comfort in it. The new Octavia 2021 will get a 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged petrol engine. This engine generates maximum power of 190 hp. This engine is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. This engine has also been used in the Skoda Superb. The diesel engine option is not given in the new model.