Octavia Reviews

What Car? UK

Family Car of the Year 2019: overall winner

The ŠKODA Octavia has been named as the What Car? Family Car of the Year 2019: overall winner.

ŠKODA tops Australian customer satisfaction survey

"..we already know our customers love the ŠKODA product and our unique suite of 'Simply Clever' features; but it's extremely pleasing to have this confirmed in an independent industry-wide survey."
NZ Autocar

Autocar ŠKODA Octavia RS245 Review

"…there’s no contest for us between this and the VW GTI, the Skoda being massively better value while trumping it on practicality too."
Stuff Motoring

Why the ŠKODA Octavia is our Top Estate Car of 2017

'The boot is a massive 610 litres, which is more than some large SUVs can muster. Fold the rear seats down and you have 1740 litres. It's supremely practical and unpretentious, but we also love to fact that Octavia is entertaining to drive no matter what model you choose'
AA Motoring

AA ŠKODA Octavia Wagon Review

"...a refined ambiance in the familiar generously sized interior and optimised driving characteristics."
Stuff Motoring

ŠKODA Octavia Scout crosses the line between station wagon and SUV

"The Scout tackles winding roads astonishingly well."
Stuff Motoring

Making a wagon cool is as easy as 245

"It's really just a brisk, fun family wagon that's very easy to live with day-to-day."

ŠKODA Octavia RS 245 – Wagon Squeals (but not where you’d think)

"It blends saloon car good looks and handling with vast luggage space..."

ŠKODA Octavia RS Review - Space Race

"It negotiates the asphalt well and stretches the realms of technology well into vehicles with a far greater RRP."
Stuff Motoring

Skoda's Octavia RS is fun but unnecessary

"...the RS245 is a thoroughly fantastic car..."
NZ Autocar

2017 ŠKODA Octavia Wagon Style - In Good Company

"The ride is pleasing, great around town and with plenty of compliance for rural runs."

ŠKODA launch their most powerful Octavia: the 250km/h vRS 245

"The Octavia is ŠKODA's bestselling range, and the top-spec model is about to get a new face, more power and a lot more tech."
NZ Autocar

NZ Autocar ŠKODA Octavia Comparison

"Octavia fits their brief perfectly, with gobs of power, great performance and economy on account of surprisingly low weight, and sensible fit-out, both for safety and convenience. It’s a space station too."
NZ Autocar

2017 ŠKODA Octavia RS Wagon – Car Review – Rapid ŠKODA

"It looks good, it’s quick, fun to drive, has loads of space and equipment."
Dairy News

'RS’ might mean ‘really sharp’

"...the first look at the ŠKODA Octavia RS wagon is likely to have you reaching for the chequebook – if you still have one."
Motoring Network

ŠKODA Octavia RS: Wild side wagon a budget blast

"The performance flagship of ŠKODA’s medium-sized wagon delivers GTI fizz in a practical packaging."
NZ Autocar

ŠKODA Kodiaq and Octavia Net Design Awards

"ŠKODA have pulled in two awards for two different models at the 2017 Red Dot design awards."