Skoda Octavia wins 'everyday car' accoladeThu, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0800
THE SKODA Octavia vRS has been awarded the ‘Best Everyday Car of the Year’ gong by a leading men’s lifestyle magazine.
Judges on FHM’s panel were impressed by the hot Octavia’s interior space, family-friendly practicality, impressive performance and striking style.
Its price also struck a chord, with an entry figure of £22,990 0n the road putting it well below less spacious alternatives.
Dan Jude, Deputy Editor of FHM, said: “FHM is proud to announce the Skoda Octavia vRS as the ‘Everyday Car of the Year 2013’.
“It delivers great performance and offers fantastic reliability without compromising on aesthetics. Bring on 2014!”
Chris Horrell, Product Marketing Manager for ŠKODA UK, added: “We are thrilled that the Octavia vRS hatch has been honoured in the FHM Car Awards.
“The sporty model offers the perfect solution for style-conscious drivers who require superior power delivery as well as all-round everyday practicality.
“Thanks to economical powerplants and low emissions, the latest Octavia vRS is also affordable to run, thereby making it a very competitive proposition.”
By Press Association reporter