2020 Skoda Octaiva.

Skoda Octaiva 2020

2020 Skoda Octaiva. 4th generation Czech bestseller.

Skoda is preparing to update its main bestseller. Octavia, which for more than 20 years has been one of the best-selling models of the Czech brand, will soon be released in the 4th generation. What should we expect from the next generation of the car? Now we find out. So, it’s time to get acquainted with the Skoda Octavia 2020!

Design. Features of the exterior and interior.

The appearance of the car during generational change will be significantly redesigned and will become more vivid and memorable. The updated Octavia will gain a wider and more powerful body, an elongated rear overhang, a large grille with chrome elements and an “overhanging” hood. A beveled front pillars and an expressive side line will give the car a dynamic look. But the controversial decision of the last restyling of the model — forked headlights — will remain in the past. Instead, the car will receive elongated stylish blocks of optics. The logo on the back door will be replaced by a large inscription “Skoda”, like Scala.

As for the interior, it will use advanced materials (such as the “pineapple” upholstery already used in Scala), a variety of pleasant things like atmospheric lighting, a huge tablet-like screen of the infotainment system. In the list of car options there will definitely be a digital dashboard, the main data of the on-board computer will be projected onto the windshield. At the same time, several buttons, including the parking brake activation button, will still remain on the central panel. Do not forget about “smart decisions” — for sure, for his bestseller, Skoda will come up with a couple of new chips in the style of Simply Clever.

Skoda Octaiva 2020


For the Skoda Octavia 2020 model year, the MQB platform was used. The 8th generation of Volkswagen Golf, the new generations of the Audi A3 and Seat Leon are also based on it. The length of the car should reach 4.7 meters. The trunk will also be impressive — its volume with folded backs of the rear seats will exceed 1600 liters.

Engines and specifications.

Octavia 4 generations, most likely, will share the engine range, drive and transmission systems with the Golf 8 generation, which will enter the market a little earlier — in the summer of 2019. The model will be available with all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive, DSG robots and, possibly, 6-speed mechanics.

The car will be equipped with new 4-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engines of 1.5 liters with a power range from 130 to 200 liters. with. They used the Miller cycle, which aims to increase efficiency up to 10%. Also, the updated Octavia will also have a 1.0-liter gasoline 3-cylinder engine with a high compression ratio (12.5: 1) and a capacity of 115 liters. with.

As for diesel engines, Skoda will equip its bestseller with TDI four-cylinder engines with 1.6 and 2.0 liters of displacement and power from 90 to 190 hp. The most powerful car of the family will be the Octavia RS with a 300 hp engine.

Skoda Octaiva 2020

The hybrid engine, which will be created using the mild hybrid technology, will also enter the model engine line. A 48-volt electric motor with a lithium-ion battery will be added to the gasoline power plant, which will reduce fuel consumption and increase engine thrust during acceleration.

What engines Octavia will have 4 generations in Russia is difficult to say. The prospects for the appearance of the hybrid version are rather vague, and the launch of a car with a 1.0-liter engine into our market is unlikely. New 1.5-liter gasoline engines in Russia are not yet certified, but there is still time until 2020. Now the car is sold with 1.6 MPI, 1.4 TSI and 1.8 TSI engines.
The list of vehicle equipment will expand. For the updated Octavia, Skoda has prepared an electromechanical hand brake, a voice-activated media system, an adaptive cruise control system and much more.

Skoda Octaiva 2020

When is the premiere and start of sales of the Skoda Octavia 4 generation?

Apparently, the world premiere of Octavia will be held at the Frankfurt Motor Show in the fall of 2019. It will be held in Germany from September 12 to 22. The model will enter the market only at the beginning of 2020. Rumor has it that first Skoda will introduce the station wagon version — Octavia Combi, and only then the liftback.
In Russia, the car is likely to appear almost simultaneously with Europe. This means that we have less than six months left to wait for the new Octavia. The car will probably be localized and will be produced in Nizhny Novgorod at the plant of the GAZ group.

How much will the Skoda Octavia 2020 model year cost?

The new Octavia will become larger and more luxurious, and therefore will cost more than the cars of the current generation. The exact price will be known only after the presentation of the car. Recall that now the prices for the Skoda Octavia in Russia start from the level of 1,112,000 rubles. Station wagon Octavia Combi can be bought at a price of 1 436 000 rubles.

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