If you're in the market for a spacious and practical station wagon, you really ought to check out the 2018 Skoda Octavia.Read the full review
|LIST PRICE||Fr $23,490|
Australia’s affordable, rough-and-tumble family wagon market has for more than a decade belonged to the Subaru Outback, but the new Skoda Octavia Scout 4x4 is making a serious play for its own chunk of the action. The second-generation, Octavia wagon-based Scout has grown 10cm in both overall length and wheelbase to measure 4...
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I took the Skoda for a spin along some of my favourite winding country roads.
Unfortunately the Skoda Octavia RS and I only managed to grab a short amount of time together. Handed the keys on a Wednesday evening, I took the long way home on purpose then left home early the next morning to take the scenic route and spend as much time as I could on the road with it.
The Skoda Octavia Scout is a slick high-riding and AWD version of an already good passenger wagon from the Czech brand.
Traditional family wagons are almost a niche product these days, given how few are sold compared with SUV models of varied sizes. The Holden Commodore SV6 Sportwagon and Skoda Octavia RS are here for the SUV-rejectors, however. Each is priced close to $40,000 and aim to rival high-riding faux-offroaders for practicality then trounce them for driving enjoyment...
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The all-new Skoda Octavia brings unprecedented value for money to the mid-size segment. But will that be enough to tempt new car buyers?