Our cars: Skoda Octavia

This week, the Octavia is called upon to deal with the first frosts of winter, and we discover why its 'basic' heated windscreen is worth every penny...

Our cars: Skoda Octavia

Every day we take a look at life with some of the cars we live with on a daily basis. Today, we are looking at the Skoda Octavia.

Our Skoda long-termer has received a lot of admiration from us over the last year. The first baltic spell of this winter has had us reaching for the heated windscreen button. Rob Keenan, our senior sub editor, compares its ice-busting powers with those of his usual long-termer, a VW Golf - click here to read more.

Read all the updates on life with our long-term test fleet.