Skoda Octavia Scout always prepared – Lifestyle – Norwich Evening News

31 Aug 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on Skoda Octavia Scout always prepared – Lifestyle – Norwich Evening News

Skoda Octavia Scout


Iain Dooley, Association senior motoring gets to grips with rugged and practical Octavia estate.

To send a link to page to a friend, you must be in.

Engines – A modest range is for the Octavia Scout, with the diesel option the most one in light of the car’s potential. not all-wheel drive, the Scout is a tow car and the extra torque and economy of the is its main attraction.

Exterior – Yes, it looks an Octavia, but the Scout’s bash-proof extensions and scuff plates at the car’s more rough-and-ready Certainly, green laning and off-roading won’t be an issue the Octavia Scout.

Interior– the car’s rugged exterior, the Octavia Scout it’s all much like a regular As such, cabin refinement and is top notch, while the plush looks tough enough to an active lifestyle.

Driving– With the car’s raised suspension, you immediately the difference when behind the There’s a fraction more roll but nothing that spoil the driving experience. The option is willing but the diesel is the better choice, even if not going to be towing a caravan or – the extra torque makes for a relaxed and frugal A to B experience.

Ownership – Low fuel bills the diesel variant and a footprint the of an Octavia Estate make for a ownership experience. With its rear compartment and refined the Octavia Scout is a great for active families or for those in semi rural locations.

What to look for – With the to being worked hard, important to check that works and there’s no damage to surprise you later. A test-drive is along with a visual inside and out. And for something new a comprehensive service history is a

Model history – 2007, launches another of its popular Scout models, this based on the Octavia Estate. styling – plastic wheelarch and kick plates – differentiate it a regular Octavia wagon. not all-wheel drive, its raised adds some flexibility.

Reasons to buy – Low-cost alternative to a 4×4, Skoda image and diesel economy and performance.

to beware – Not a full-blown 4×4, catch you out if grip is very petrol variant can struggle heavy load.

Pick of the range – Octavia 2.0 TDI PD.

What to pay – 2007 07 £13,535; 57 £11,950; 2008 08 £13,950; 58 £15,075; 2009 09 £16,975; 59 £18,025; 2010 10 £20,200. relate to showroom prices for in A1 condition.

Other articles of the category "Skoda":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars