Skoda to launch new Fabia in October 2014 in Europe

Tuesday 18 March 2014, 14:12 PM by

The new generation Skoda Fabia will make its European debut by October 2014. In a press release providing the company's sales of 2013, the company officially announced the launch of 2015 Fabia in Europe. According to PR, Skoda sold 202,000 Fabia units in 2013, down from 240,500 units in 2012.

It is expected that the vehicle will make its debut at the Paris Motor Show. According to Skoda "The ŠKODA Fabia achieved sales of 202,000 units last year. 240,500 of this model were sold in 2012. The launch of the brand new ŠKODA Fabia is set for autumn 2014".

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Skoda to launch new Fabia in October 2014 in Europe

The new generation Fabia hatchback will be based on the Volkswagen's MQB platform, which will be modified for the smaller cars including Fabia, new generation VW Polo and the Seat Ibiza. Media reports suggest that the new Fabia will take its styling cues with other Skoda's and the Skoda Fabia S2000 Rally car.

Skoda will also introduce two new variants of the Octavia- the Octavia Scout and the Octavia G-TEC. The new generation Skoda Fabia is expected to make its Indian debut by 2015. The production of the current generation model has been stopped, however the company is still selling the hatchback in the market. This could be the move to exhaust the remaining stock.