Mumbai, October 16th, 2013: SKODA Auto India today opened the online bookings for The New SKODA Octavia which has been recently introduced in the market. The new Octavia is available at Rs. 1,395,000 for 1.4 TSI Active (ex-showroom New Delhi). It is also available in two additional trims 1.8 TSI and 2.0 TDI. The online booking option will be available for all Octavia trim lines along with the entire SKODA car-line up across the country.
Customers can book their car at a nominal booking amount of INR 5,000 with an option of 100% money back in case of a cancellation. The booking amount can be paid online through net banking, debit card or credit card. Customers can pay the remaining amount at their chosen SKODA dealership.
Talking about SKODA's online booking engine for the new Octavia, Mr. Pawel Szuflak, Director, Sales & Marketing, SKODA AUTO India said, "Online media is one of the most progressive mediums of communication attracting audience of all age groups. In fact, a large part of our prospective customers search for SKODA cars online and determine their choice. With an aim of providing utmost convenience to our customers, we are happy to commence the online booking engine for the new SKODA Octavia and for all our other brands. Octavia has been the heart of SKODA and will surely captivate the hearts and minds of people in India."
The new Octavia boasts of unrivalled space, timeless elegant design, high functionality, innovative safety & comfort systems, high fuel economy, packed with Simply Clever features and globally renowned SKODA's value for money promise. One unique selling point of the SKODA Octavia in its segment is the combination of the elegant saloon car shape with the practical advantages of a car with a large fifth door. The new generation Octavia is superior in terms of quality, technology, efficiency and affinity in the segment it operates.
SKODA has also launched a comprehensive ownership package for the new Octavia which includes SKODA's Road Side Assistance; Service and Maintenance Packages; and an Extended Warranty programme. The customers can also opt for a service cost calculator which has been developed to ensure that they have an idea about their service bill beforehand. This initiative provides the customer with an estimate of the service cost, thereby reducing the ambiguity on the service billing. With the online service appointment option and a SKODA Service APP for Android and iOS which enables a customer to search for authorized service centre in any part of the country and contact them with a single click; SKODA has provided a complete array of customer care services to support the launch of the new Octavia.
Speaking about the new Octavia, Mr. Paweł Szuflak, Director, Sales and Marketing, SKODA AUTO India said, "The new Octavia is our attempt to make the best car in its class and we are confident that it will redefine standards in its segment. By virtue of being built on the Group's MQB platform, the new Octavia is larger and yet lighter than its predecessors. A joy to look at and a greater joy to drive, the new Octavia is sure to captivate the hearts and minds in India. Octavia will be a sheer delight for the customers who have an affinity for premium-ness and quality combined with excellent price value proposition."
1. For more information please visit www.skoda-auto.co.in ; www.skodaoctavia.co.in
2. Octavia Booking - http://www.bookyourskodaonline.com
3. SKODA FB Page - https://www.facebook.com/SkodaIndia
4. SKODA Twitter Handle - https://twitter.com/skodaindia