Skoda Octavia RS 245 2017: more power and radicalism is always welcome

Skoda Octavia RS 245

So looks the new Skoda Octavia RS 245. You will see in the Geneva motor show 2017.

The past year, 2016 as we say goodbye knowing the first details and images of the new Skoda Octavia RS 2017. The long-awaited sport version of the iconic model Czech is already a reality, however, still needs to meet a member of the renewed family RS Skoda. We talked about the new Skoda Octavia RS 245 2017. Described as “a twist” to their own Octavia RS, we are faced with an option even more radical and interesting.

like the base model (and all the renewed range Octavia), what we will see in the upcoming Geneva motor show 2017 the next month of march. Though to liven up the wait, the brand has provided us with the first images and details of this model that will delight those who wish to have in your garage a saloon of authentic soul sport.

The new Skoda Octavia RS 245 looks a aesthetic unmistakable. We are in the more powerful version that will be in the range of the Octavia. The combination of an exterior, in which red is the predominant color combined with details in black are the ideal mix to convey a direct message. Opens a grill something wider and a few posts central air redesigned. You will also find the new headlamps with LED technology.

Skoda Octavia RS 245 - frontal

The new Skoda Octavia RS 245 is powered by an engine 2.0 TSI 245 HP.

If we take a look at the rear, the exhaust outlets trapezoidal and the new rear wing will latch onto quickly our attention. In the case of the Skoda Octavia RS 245 with a body Combi spoiler is roof. And to finish the whole set of new exterior we have the alloy wheels of 19 inches in black color with a glossy finish and leave the view the brake calipers red.

┬┐And what about the interior? Because, although we do not have images about it, Skoda we detailed all the new features we will see in the passenger compartment of the Octavia RS 245. Black is the predominant color in the trim and upholstery. We have furnished some sport seats in Alcantara with logo RS, and a multifunction steering wheel sport perforated leather-wrapped with paddle shifters (for the version of DSG). For the ambient lighting, the brand has opted for LED technology and can be set up in ten different colors.

Going to the (mechanic of the new Skoda Octavia RS 245 2017, if we take a look under its hood we will find a engine 2.0-liter TSI four-cylinder with 245 HP and 370 Nm of maximum torque. With respect to its predecessor, we speak of an improvement of a power of 15 HP, which is not so bad. The block of gasoline may be associated both to a gearbox six-speed manual as, for the first time in a Skoda Octavia, a automatic change DSG of seven relations.

Skoda Octavia Combi RS 245

The new Skoda Octavia RS 245 will also be available for bodywork, Station wagon (family).

The benefits that we leave this sport version of the Octavia are very interesting since it is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 6,6 seconds (6.7 seconds for the Combi). The set point goes far beyond the engine itself and the engineers of Skoda will also have had a hand in the chassis. Has the limited slip differential, VAQ, and the stability system ESC with Sport mode.

And if outside little, the new Skoda Octavia RS 245 benefits from all the innovations and technological advances introduced a few months ago the own Skoda Octavia 2017. That is to say, the driving aids, the new touch screen to use the latest generation of the system of information and entertainment as well as improvements in connectivity, and new items of equipment.