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First and foremost, the Skoda Octavia offers generous space for occupants and a massive boot that dwarfs most competitors from the class above. It's far more than just a big box on wheels, though; its plush interior, cosseting ride and frugal engines make it a fantastic car for covering big distances in.get the best price
The trimSee full equipment
Even entry-level SE trim is reasonably well equipped, with 16in alloy wheels, dual-zone climate control, auto lights and wipers, heated door mirrors, keyless start and even an umbrella in the door.
The engineSee full engine specs
The 1.5-litre petrol is worth considering over the 150 diesel as it's similarly quick and a lot cheaper. The only caveat is that you need to work it a bit harder than the oil-burner.
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