Jan Repa, Head of Strategic Product Planning, Skoda Auto India, informed ETAuto, “We have already sold out the first batch of the Skoda Octavia RS 230. The next batch will come early-2018.”
The Octavia RS is imported into India as a completely knocked-down unit (CKD). It is priced at Rs. 24.62 lakh (ex-showroom, India). It comes with a slightly sporty exterior with large intakes and full-LED headlights in the front. The rear features a spoiler, revised bumper and twin stainless-steel exhaust tips.
Visual updates to the Skoda Octavia RS over the standard Octavia variant includes redesigned bumpers, blacked out grille with chrome inserts, 17 inch alloy wheels, tail gate mounted spoiler and chrome tipped dual exhaust pipes. The Octavia RS will be offered in four colour options such as Candy White, Race Blue, Corrida Red and Steel Grey.