Czech automaker Skoda has silently introduced the Octavia Onyx edition in the country. The fresh addition to Octavia lineup is based on the top-spec automatic petrol and diesel versions that gets additional factory fitted kit for that sporty appeal. Prices for the same is yet to be announced, however we believe it might be priced at an additional Rs 30,000 – Rs 40,000 from the top-spec automatic version. Under the hood, the Onyx edition does not get any mechanical upgrades and will be offered for a limited period.
To distinguish it from the regular version the Skoda Octavia Onyx edition gets attractive body coloured spoiler, new decorative foils and door sills, 16-inch Premia black alloy wheels and black exterior mirrors. Moreover, the Onyx edition boasts about featuring dynamic honeycomb air inlets that gives it a masculine, dynamic and an overall emotive impression. The upcoming limited edition vehicle will get with Bi-Xenon projector headlights, 12-way electrically adjustable driver’s seat with memory function, panoramic sunroof and a host of other features.
The Octavia Onyx edition from Skoda will continue to be powered by a 1.8 TSI petrol engine mated to 7-speed DSG transmission while the diesel version will be powered by a 2.0 TDI engine which comes mated to a 6-speed DSG transmission. Along with multiple airbags for safety, the special edition will also get Adaptive Frontlight System (AFS), which enhances safety of the driver by automatically adjusting the headlight based on the driving conditions. More details about the vehicle will be known in the coming days.