Thursday, January 21, 2010
Skoda Launches Limited-Run Edition Octavia vRS
As we await for the presentation of the 2010 Octavia vRS based on the faclifted Octavia that was revealed at the Paris Show last October, Skoda UK has launched a limited-run edition of the current-generation model that promises to bring more bang for your pound. Only 500 cars will be produced with buyers having the choice of two engine options, a 200HP 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline unit or a 170HP 2.0-liter turbo diesel.
The Octavia vRS Limited Edition, has a unique production number stitched onto the seat and offers over £1,900 worth of added equipment for an added cost of only £750. The upgrades over the standard vRS include bespoke design Italian leather seats, 18-inch alloy wheels, new touch screen Bolero radio, three-spoke leather steering wheel, new interior dash trim and, red and black limited edition badging.
Prices for the limited-run model start from £16,294.56 (with VAT paid) on the road.