The Powerful new ŠKODA OCTAVIA RS 245 launched in Goa

India’s 1st ŠKODA OCTAVIA RS 245 was delivered in Goa by Priority Automobiles – ŠKODA Goa

The OCTAVIA RS 245 was officially launched online while the Covid19 delayed the deliveries. With Goa, being declared a Green zone, Priority Automobiles the sole dealer agent for ŠKODA handed the keys of the most powerful Octavia RS 245.

Equipped with the turbocharged 2.0 TSI (seven-speed DSG) engine, the new ŠKODA OCTAVIA RS 245 will deliver 245 PS (180 kW) of power and a peak torque output of 370 Nm. The car accelerates a standstill to a 100 km/h in mere 6.6 seconds and has its top speed ‘electronically limited’ to 250 km/h – making it the fastest ŠKODA offering in India.

Key features:

  • Glossy black 45.72 cm R (18) dual-tone Vega alloy wheels
  • RS badge on the radiator grille & tailgate
  • Carbon décor with LED ambient lighting
  • Three-spoke SuperSport flat-bottom multifunction steering wheel with paddle-shift and black perforated leather with red stitching
  • Virtual Cockpit – a customizable high definition digital instrument panel
  • Black Alcantara® Sports Seats with integrated headrests donning the RS logo
  • Twelve-way electrically adjustable driver and front passenger seats with memory functions for driver seat
  • 20.32 cm touchscreen central infotainment system, is equipped with SmartLink™ technology
  • Dual-zone Climatronic air conditioning system, with clean air function
  • Nine airbags: dual front, side airbags at front and rear, curtain airbags at front and rear, and driver knee airbag
  • Safety support functions include – AFS (Adaptive Front light System), ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), ESC (Electronic Stability Control), EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), MBA (Mechanical Brake Assist), MKB (Multi Collision Brake), HBA (Hydraulic Brake Assist), ASR (Anti Slip Regulation), and EDS (Electronic Differential Lock)

A limited two hundred units of the OCTAVIA RS 245 will be sold exclusively through the website. Goa has been allocated 7 cars while Bengaluru leads the chart with 44 units.

The OCTAVIA RS 245 will be available at an ex-showroom price of INR 35.99 lacs in five attractive colour options: Rallye Green, Race Blue, Corrida Red, Magic Black, and Candy White.