Skoda India is gearing up for the launch of its all new Octavia car today. The car has been caught on camera just before the launch.
"Stay tuned for the first look of New SKODA Octavia. Unveiling shortly! #TheLegendIsComingBack" says the company on its twitter page.
Indian Autos Blog reader Ritesh Madhok has taken the pic of the yet to be launched new Skoda Octavia near Thane, hours before its media unveiling today in Mumbai. The spy shots matches those by avinash.SL.3 who spotted the car on roads of Pune earlier.
The car is spacious and a little bigger than the Laura and is already running on the European roads. The base variant of the Octavia will sport a 1.4 TSI engine that is capable of offering 140 bhp. These will be two diesel engine variants on offer- 1.8 TSI turbocharged petrol and a 2.0 TDI turbocharged diesel.
Skoda India might also later add an entry level 1.6 Liter TDI turbo diesel engine variant to keep the costs under check. The car uses the Volkswagen Group MQB platform has been used to develop the Octavia.
Skoda is already readying for the launch and has teased this car ready to be unveiled.
The price of the Octavia will be reveled on the today.