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SkodaAuto India Launches the New Skoda Fabia

By Motortrend India Staff   |   12 October,2010

SkodaAuto India launched the New Skoda Fabia in a complete new package boosted with plush interiors and dynamic exteriors, innovative features and engine technology. Prices range from Rs 4.35 Lakh to Rs 5.99 Lakh.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Thomas Kuehl, Board Member and Director, Sales and Marketing, SkodaAuto India said, “The New Skoda Fabia underlines Skoda’s belief in providing its customers with clever and intelligent mobility solutions. We believe that the New Skoda Fabia exemplifies significant developments in form and function. It caters to larger group of people who want a premium hatchback, with the best of technology, safety and practicality in their car, yet accessible price range with an improved value for money proposition. We are confident that the New Skoda Fabia will surpass the expectation of all and will be received well by our customers.”

He added, “The prospective buyers of the New Skoda Fabia are an exacting and demanding group aiming for the best in class. They do not want compromised solution, but a balanced value proposition. Moreover, these are the customers who appreciate the finer aspects in life and hence would like to own something as stylish and precise as the New Skoda Fabia.”

The new car is available in the following variants: 1.2 TDI CR (Diesel) available in Classic, Ambiente and Elegance variants, 1.2 MPI (Petrol) available in Classic, Ambiente and Elegance variants, and 1.6 MPI (Petrol) available in Elegance variant.

The 1.6 MPI is equipped with a 1598cc engine, 4-cylinder generating 105 bhp at 5250 rpm. The 1.2 MPI comes with a 1198cc 3-cylinder MPI engine generating 55-75 bhp at 5400 rpm. The 1.2 TDI CR features a Turbocharged Direct Injection Common Rail 1199cc engine generating 75 bhp. All variants are geared with a manual 5-speed transmission.

The New Skoda Fabia is available in Cappuccino Beige, Brilliant Silver, Candy White, Deep Black and Flash Red colour options.

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