As the first car of the ŠKODA brand, the OCTAVIA comes with “by wire” technology designed for maximum comfort in vehicles equipped with automatic transmission. The Shift by Wire is controlled by a shift lever in a minimalist design integrated in the centre console.
We’ve turned the boot door inot a heads-free device. The Virtual Pedal lets you open and close the boot simply by kicking your foot underneath the rear bumper – convenient for when your hands are tied with loads of shopping.
You won’t be the first person to search for the parking brake. The OCTAVIA is the first ŠKODA to feature an electric version, increasing space, safety and comfort. Auto Hold function not available
A car that senses danger ahead? Now that's clever. Front Assist with City Emergency Brake and Predictive Pedestrian/Cyclist Protectionâ™¢ uses a radar sensor to monitor the risks in front of you, alert you of any hazards, and will even brake on its own to help avoid collision.
The OCTAVIA sees things you don't. Side Assist (Blind Spot Detection)◊ helps you change lanes safely by letting you know when a vehicle is in your blind spot. If so, an LED in the side mirror will light up, and start flashing once you indicate. Available with the optional Luxury pack.
Here’s a feature that won’t surprise you. When you’re reversing, Rear Traffic Alert◊ recognises vehicles approaching from the sides and alerts you with an acoustic signal. If necessary, the brakes are automatically applied to help prevent any collision. Available with the optional Luxury pack.
Some forward thinking for when you’re going backwards. A rear view camera◊, helps you back out of your driveway with peace of mind and tackle those tricky reverse parks with confidence.
Emergency Assist◊ reduces the risk of an incident in the event of the driver’s sudden health collapse, by safely stopping the car and turning on the warning lights. Available with the optional Luxury pack.
Combining our smart car with your smartphone was always going to be a good idea. OCTAVIA featuring wireless Apple CarPlay® and wireless Android Auto™+ seamlessly connects compatible apps from your smartphone to your SKODA. So, whether you want to listen to music or receive turn-by-turn directions, you can do it all without touching your phone.
All that important information, which used to be shown on your dashboard gauges, is now brought to life in a dynamic digital display. This driving data includes, speed and fuel readouts – along with more contemporary features, like driver assist and navigation tools.
The OCTAVIA’s head-up display shows driving data in such a way that the driver’s eyes don’t have to refocus, thereby significantly reducing the possibility of distraction. Available with the optional Tech Pack.
Loading has never been easier. Open and close your boot simply at the mere touch of a button on the remote, especially handy in unfavourable weather or your hands are tied with loads of shopping.
As you get to know your OCTAVIA, it gets to know you too. Adaptive Chassis Control continuously evaluates and responds to various driving situations, adapting to decreases in speed and varying steering characteristics across four driving modes - Normal, Sport, Comfort, Eco and Individual. Available with the optional Tech Pack.
Now, let's talk about what's behind that pedal. Modern turbocharged engine with direct fuel injection - petrol TSI. Save fuel while retaining driving dynamics. And thanks to the turbocharging, there's plenty of power in low RPM, where the engine is most commonly used.