The Skoda Octavia celebrates five million units, one million of the current model

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The Skoda Octavia reaches a new milestone. It is the most popular model of the Czech brand, and for reasons of their own. Born in 1996, the sedan compact now in its third generation, and these days are celebrations in Mlada Boleslav, where it produces the model: nothing less than five million units of the Skoda Octavia, in all their generations.

The conclusion reached by double entry, and is that of the current Skoda Octavia has been manufactured a million units. In fact, recently more than a year out of the line of Czech production of the Octavia number to 500,000: during the 2015 have sold a total of 432.300 units of the model in the whole world, what represents a growth of 11% compared to 2014.

today, the Skoda Octavia was produced in Mlada Boleslav (Czech Republic) for the whole of Europe, but also in China, Russia, India and Kazakhstan. In fact, China is a very important country for the brand and for the model: for this market is manufactured in Ningbo from may 2014, through the joint venture of SAIC with Volkswagen.

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The current range of Skoda Octavia stands out for its great relation quality-price, and includes numerous versions, with body saloon or family member and front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Highlight the sporty RS -which recently began to be marketed in the version Octavia RS 230, 230 CV-, the Skoda Scout with a style ‘off-road’ more robust or the Skoda Octavia Laurin & KlĂ©ment, as finishing top of range.

The current generation model was launched in the year 2013, and this is sure that the Skoda Octavia will continue to increase these successful figures of production in the immediate future. For the moment, in the first two months of 2016 have already been manufactured other about 70,500 units of the model. it Is expected that restyling comes at the end of this 2016, with an updated design, engines TDI and TSI more efficient and a equipment extended multimedia and security.