Adding more kit, such as a larger 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system and the ‘Black Pack’ to all models, and a new split headlight front end design, pricing now starts at $38,890 for the six-speed manual sedan – an increase of $1000 – and tops out at $43,990 for the 135kW turbo-diesel Octavia RS wagon.
Pricing for the RS diesel starts at $42,490 for the sedan and $43,990 for a wagon, up by $1200 and $1000 respectively. The RS 135TDI comes standard with a six-speed DSG automatic.
An optional $2300 technology package is available which adds upgraded navigation, adaptive front headlights, auto parking, adaptive damper control, upgraded 10-speaker sound system and auto wipers.
A $2800 optional luxury package is also available and includes leather or Alcantara trimmed upholstery with red stitching, electrically adjustable front seats, heated seats, lane keep assist, blind post monitoring, pre-collision systems and anti dazzle side mirrors.