The Octavia confirms its place as a class-leading hatchback purely by the amount of space on offer, with a boot that’s longer and far more useable than almost any of its rivals. For a practical, useable and enjoyable hatchback, it’s hard to beat the Octavia.get the best price
Trim: SE Drive
Engine: 1.6 TDI CR
A good engine if value for money is a priority, because it’s super-economical. However, the five-speed gearbox makes it a little noisy on the motorway, it’s not the most muted engine when revved hard, and neither is it that quick.
0-62 MPH10.3 seconds
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure
Urban: 61.4Motorway: 83.1
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?
EmissionsOfficial emissions rating