Skoda is well-known in the Indian premium sedan and saloon car segment. Its Skoda Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI MT is the mid-range petrol variant that is rolled out at a reasonable price tag. It is an attention-grabber with its fascinating exteriors, luxurious interiors and 16-inch Minoris alloy wheels. It is equipped with strong performance-based 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine that is mated with 6-speed fully synchronized manual transmission gearbox. The comfort and safety features incorporated ensure that this car is a complete value for money.
Skoda Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI MT comes with next generation exterior design and style. The headlight cluster is extremely sleek and edgy. A radiator grille in the middle is a new addition that comes with nineteen vertical slats surrounded by a thick chrome strip, giving a premium look to the front façade. To the bumper, a honeycomb grille has been incorporated for enhanced air intake, in addition to fog lights and a revamped company logo. The side view gets a sleeker look with 16 inch Minoris alloy wheels. Body colored ORVMs and door handles, along with side turn indicators and tail light cluster gives a C-shaped contour design to the rear profile.
The interiors have been especially designed to give you comfort and ultimate experience. Ivory leather fabric upholstery has been used inside the cabin, covering seats, steering wheel, gearshift knob and hand brake lever. The dashboard, front central console and door panels, get a dual toned Onyx-Ivory color shade. Several utility features have been added for the comfort of the passengers like cup holders, bottle holders, arm rest, glove box, power socket, sun shade with mirror, lights-on acoustic signal. A central infotainment system equipped with multiple functions provides a complete fascinating experience to the driver and occupants.
Engine and Efficiency
Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI MT trim comes with 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine with 4-cylinders and 16-valves incorporating a direct injection fuel supply system. With 6-speed manual transmission gearbox and 1395cc of displacement capacity, this powerful engine produces a maximum power of 138bhp at 4500 to 6000rpm and gives a peak torque of 250Nm at 1500 to 3500rpm. This all new Skoda Octavia comes with an advanced antilock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution technology and hydraulic brake assist system to ensure a skid-free and stress-free driving experience. In parallel, handling is made easy and responsive with help of direct rack and pinion electro mechanic power steering system.
Comfort and Safety Features
Skoda Octavia Ambition 1.4 TSI MT trim incorporates the top end luxury features including dual AC, seat height adjust for driver, armrest with length and height adjustment, leather seating, electrically adjustable rear view mirrors, power windows, adjustable steering wheel, etc. Also included is superior Skoda audio layer that offers immense entertainment to the occupants. Safety and security aspects are given equal importance in this model. Few of the vital features included are high level 3rd brake light, cut-off of fuel supply in accident, overrun speed warning, engine immobilizer with floating code and remote central locking system.