Skoda Fabia 1.0 TSI Colour Edition 5dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £16,870What Car? Target Price£16,069
Review

The Skoda Fabia is a fine small car and incredible value for money if you choose carefully. We reckon the 1.0 TSI 95 in SE trim makes the most sense.

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Colour Edition models are in effect the same as SE, but with some added styling bling. While cruise control is a handy addition, the most noticeable changes are 16in alloy wheels that, along with the roof and door mirror casings, contrast the main body colour. Colour Editions aren’t much pricier than SE models, so could be worth the extra if you value individuality.

You're better off spending a bit extra on this turbocharged petrol engine over the entry-level 1.0 MPI. It has load more low-rev pull, so is better suited to B-roads and motorways, and generally just makes for a more relaxed driving experience. 


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.7 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

51.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

330

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

125

g/km

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