Skoda India has launched the ONYX edition of its sedan, the Octavia. The ONYX edition will offer a refreshed design, visually diffrentiating itself with the new 16” Premia black alloy wheels and black exterior mirrors. In addition, the ONYX edition will sport a body coloured spoiler, new decorative foils and door sills. Comprehensive revisions give the Czech car manufacturer’s bestseller a particularly striking design. The Octavia ONYX edition will be sold across all authorized Skoda dealerships and will be available for a limited period. The design enhancements made as part of this edition give the Octavia a distinctive appearance, characterized in particular by the dynamic honeycomb air inlets.
The new Octavia ONYX is equipped with Bi-Xenon Projector headlights, 12-way electrically adjustable driver’s seat with memory function, panoramic sunroof and a host of other features. It also includes the Adaptive Frontlight System (AFS), which is aimed to enhance the safety of the driver by automatically adjusting the headlight based on the driving conditions.
The Octavia ONYX will be launched in both petrol and diesel versions. The petrol will be powered by a 1.8 TSI/177 hp petrol engine mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission while the diesel version will be powered by a 2.0 TDI/140 hp engine mated to a 6-speed DSG transmission.
Skoda has also launched the ‘MYŠKODA’ mobile application which will provide customers with comprehensive information, data and facts about their Skoda. The application has been designed to allow Skoda owners access to their previous service records, predict next service, call for Roadside Assistance, locate the nearest Skoda dealership etc. amongst many other features. Skoda recently announced its 4 year service care program which consist of a 4 year warranty program and a 4 year (24 x 7) Road Side Assistance which is standard on all Skoda’s.