The world premiere of ŠKODA Octavia fourth-generation took place on November 11 of this year in Prague. Generation change brought Czech bestseller updated design and new technologies. The new Octavia is the first ŠKODA model equipped with a projection display, thanks to which important information is displayed on the windshield in front of the driver. Also, the ŠKODA Octavia fourth generation boasts new security systems, such as the frontal collision prevention system forward Collision Avoidance Assist, which is able to constantly monitor the presence of the driver’s hands on the steering wheel and, if necessary, to stop the car.
The production of novelties has established a brand at the headplane in Mlada Boleslav, near Prague. Every day, the enterprise conveyor leaves 1150 ŠKODA OCTAVIA cars of the fourth generation, which then recover from the markets of different countries in Europe.
Serial production of modern ŠKODA Octavia Czech brand began in 1996. Models got the name of the predecessor, produced in 1959-1971. In general, since 1959, the company released 6.5 million octavia cars. This is one of the most popular cars in its segment in many markets, including the Czech Republic, Austria, Finland and Switzerland.
Recall that the new generation of Octavia will appear in the Russian Federation only in the second half of 2020, when production will be deployed at the Nizhny Novgorod platform «Volkswagen Group Rus». About this and what