Used Skoda Octavia 2013-present

Used Skoda Octavia vRS 2013-present review

Alternatives
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What alternatives should I consider to a used Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback?

The Volkswagen Golf GTI shares a lot of its underpinnings with this Octavia vRS. It’s a marvellous car, even nicer to drive than the Octavia, and is fast and capable, yet also refined and easy to drive. It has a classy interior, too.

 

The Honda Civic Type R costs substantially more than the vRS, and although it has room for five inside it offers less space, too. However, it’s brilliant to drive, handles superbly, yet is also comfortable and surprisingly easy to live with.

 

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Verdict

The Skoda Octavia vRS is a quick and spacious car, and although other hot hatches are more involving few make such a good used buy

  • Punchy performance
  • Huge interior space
  • Refined when you want it to be
  • Not as involving to drive as the best
  • Some of the interior feels cheapish