Skoda premieres in March: more powerful Superb and a new package for Octavia RS 245

Skoda premieres in March: more powerful Superb and a new package for Octavia RS 245

February 22, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

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The Czech brand continues to share information about new products, which debut in March this year as part of the Geneva Motor Show.

The main premiere of Skoda in Switzerland will be the conceptual crossover Vision X, restyling family Fabia and the top version of the all-terrain Kodiaq – these models have already been announced earlier. Today, the brand announced that the flagship elevator lift Superb with a more powerful engine and the charged Skoda Octavia RS 245 with the new optional Challenge Plus package will also be introduced in Geneva.

The motor range of the Superb was replenished with a 2.0 TSI petrol engine with a power of 272 hp. This motor is combined with the new version of the semi-automatic DSG-7. Recall, today in Europe, the Superb is presented with gasoline engines 1.4 TSI (125 or 150 hp), 1.8 TSI (180 hp) and 220-hp 2.0 TSI.

Photo of the Skoda Octavia RS 245 (2.0 TSI, 245 hp) with the Challenge Plus package the manufacturer has not yet provided. The company only said that the model will have “exclusive details of the exterior.” Plus, this version is likely to be different in the interior design. Alas, the Octavia RS 245 in Russia is not sold, we can buy a liftback and RS wagon with a 230-hp 2.0 TSI engine.

Skoda also officially confirmed the information that appeared earlier that the digital instrument panel, debuted on the crossover Karoq, as an option will be offered for other models of the brand: a virtual “device” can be ordered for Kodiaq, Octavia and Superb.

Earlier we perorted that Skoda sent liftback Superb to Mars.

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