Skoda Octavia RS245 – first delivery commence at Goa

Skoda Octavia RS245 deliveries have commenced as lockdown restrictions ease. Reported by Team-BHP, the first car delivered in India is said to be in Goa, and in Race Blue color.

Bookings for RS 245 (www.buyskodaonline.co.in) began at 12 noon on 1 March 2020 where 200 sedan units were allocated for sale at a pretty higher price tag of Rs. 36 lakh (ex showroom). All units were imported as fully engineered units (CBUs) and all 200 units were sold-out within 2 months in India.

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The Skoda Octavia RS 245 is a CBU product (which explains its high price tag), limited to just 200 units.

The Skoda Octavia RS245 is powered by a BS6-compliant 2.0-litre TSi turbocharged 4-cyl petrol engine producing 242 BHP @ 5,000-6,700 rpm (245ps; and hence, ‘RS 245’) and a torque of 370 Nm @ 1,600-4,300 rpm. The engine is coupled with a dual-clutch 7-speed DSG transmission sending power to front wheels. It sprints 0-100 KMPH in roughly 6.6 seconds and top speed is electronically limited to 250 KMPH.

The new Skoda Octavia RS245 comes with rectangular fog lamps, smoked headlamps and a gloss black finish for front radiator grille. The Octavia RS245 also provides boot spoiler, black diffuser and dual exhaust tips. It rides on 18-inch dual tone Vega alloy wheels and has sports suspension.

Now, if you wanted to book this ride, you might just get lucky as some people would cancel their orders.

 

To read more on Å KODA OctaviaClick here

 

Also see: Skoda Octavia RS on-sale in India – 230 BHP/ 350 Nm, Rs. 24.62 lakh

 

GALLERY: Skoda Octavia RS245