The modelRead full review
The Skoda Octavia Estate offers a vast boot considering its size, and generous space for occupants. However, it's far more than just a big box on wheels; its relatively plush interior, generally cosseting ride and frugal engines make it a fantastic car for covering big distances in. Despite the iV’s reduced luggage capacity, it’s big in the back by plug-in hybrid standards, has a strong, smooth engine and gearbox, and makes brilliant financial sense for company car users.
The trimSee full equipment
For a bit extra over the SE trim, SE Technology, which is aimed at business users mainly, gains floor mats, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, more distinctive 16in alloy wheels, front parking sensors, x5 USB-C ports and sat-nav.
The engineSee full engine specs
The 114bhp 2.0 TDI 116 offers decent performance with 0-62mph in 10.4sec and good mid-range shove. It's also officially able to average over 65mpg.
Competitive in lots of areas but not outstanding
Bland handling and average performance, but importantly the i3...