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Latest reviews

We have 3 reviews of recent Skoda Octavia models:

  • The best mid-sized estate car for your money

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £22,680 - £37,950


    • Hugely practical
    • Very comfortable
    • Cheap to run
    • Loads of driver assistance tech


    • Golf's interior is more high-tech
    • Still some cheaper materials inside
    • vRS ride could be better around town
    • Some road noise on the motorway
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  • Stylish and pragmatic Skoda is the best pound for pound family car

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £21,700 - £36,720


    • Roomy passenger compartment and massive boot
    • Very wide range of models and prices
    • Smooth ride and good refinement
    • Excellent fuel consumption from diesel


    • Prices have crept up, so it's no longer cheap
    • Hybrid isn't at its best on long journeys
    • It's a little bit anonymous in an image-conscious market
    • Keen drivers might want less bodyroll
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  • Scout trim transforms practical wagon into rugged, well-equipped workhorse

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    Used price: £8,587 - £28,613


    • Practical interior
    • Genuine off-road ability
    • Refined, quality interior
    • Lots of standard equipment


    • Not exciting
    • More expensive than regular estate
    • Only two engine and gearbox options
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Older reviews

Estate (6 reviews)

2013 - 2020

  • Aging all-rounder is our favourite estate

    Parkers rating: 4.5 out of 5 4.5
    Used price: £4,540 - £29,515
    • Spacious and comfortable
    • Excellent value
    • Range of efficient engines
    • 4x4 version available
    • Not terribly exciting
    • No hybrid or electric version
    • Driver assistance tech dated
    • Thirsty vRS
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2004 - 2013

1998 - 2005

Hatchback (3 reviews)

2013 - 2020

  • Genuinely great value for money, with bags of space and equipment

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    Used price: £3,978 - £27,832
    • Impressive build quality
    • Spacious boot
    • Generous kit levels
    • Lots of rear legroom
    • Non-vRS models can be dull to drive
    • No hybrid option
    • Bland interior
    • Still some brand image issues
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2004 - 2013

1998 - 2005

4x4 (1 review)

2004 - 2013

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