Skoda Octavia RS 245 Those who want a Škoda that face turn pale at traffic lights the strongest in sports cars, has no choice but to order the flight an Octavia RS 245, the most powerful production model in the history of the Bohemian house.
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Aside from the new 2.0 TSI that delivers 15 hp more than the previous version, the credit goes to the sophisticated chassis management, which includes for the first time the self-locking front differential electronically controlled. Performance in hand, the Octavia RS 245 sprints from 0 to 100 km / h in 6.6 seconds (6.7 seconds for the wagon) and has a top speed electronically limited to 250 km / h.
All without losing both the qualities of roominess and luggage space than the latest technology for infotainment, including Wi-Fi hotspot with fast navigation LTE. Obviously, there are many solutions “Simply Clever” designed for everyday usability.
To be in line with the performance, the look is sporty. The car sports the new front end of the range, the sportier version, with air inlets for the radiator and brake cooling and racks of honeycomb. All finishes are glossy black, while the new headlights are in full series LED technology with AFS system. Even daytime running lights, rear and fog lights are LED.
The logo “RS” with “V” in glossy black is present on the radiator grille and on the rear. Specific are also the spoiler at the rear, while the sound is amplified by the plant sports exhaust.
The sportiness is also evident in the passenger, dominated by the color black. The restraints seats in Alcantara, from the side bolsters and head restraints with integrated, offer maximum support during sporty driving. The steering wheel trimmed in perforated leather is equipped with paddle for the DSG gearbox, while the lighting Ambient Light lets you choose from numerous colors for the interior.
Compared to other Octavia, the RS 245 has a lower ride height of 14 mm and a wider rear track of 38 mm over the previous model. Of 19 “series are mounted alloy wheels. They are part of the budget of even the Stabilization ESC series with sport mode and self-locking front differential electronically controlled (VAQ). This device allows you to maximize traction out of corners, limiting wheel spin with less loading and transferring immediately to the wheel with most traction load. The differential VAQ is comfortable facilities for this car. The Performance Mode Select system with Performance Sound Generator allows personalized settings for the chassis, engine and transmission. Optionally the electronically controlled damping DCC are available.
Services Connect Škoda offer the latest capabilities in the categories of Infotainment Online and Care Connect and exploit new generation Bolero, Amundsen and Columbus devices. The Columbus system, top of the range, has a capacitive screen 9.2 “and can be completed with LTE module for fast navigation through internal hotspot. Particularly useful is the service of the online traffic suggesting alternative routes according to the actual traffic situation.
Škoda Connect App allows you to remotely access the car, checking among other things also the doorman closed state of the roof and windows. You can also check the remaining time or geolocalize the car. In case of accident, finally,
the Emergency Call service allows you to activate the relief automatically and precisely.
How much will it cost? It ‘s still early to tell. But in the meantime you can see it up close to the Geneva Motor Show 2017, scheduled from 7 March.