ŠKODA Octavia vRS iV

ŠKODA Octavia vRS iV Plug-in Hybrid

The ŠKODA Octavia vRS iV’s plug-in hybrid powertrain features a 1.4 TSI petrol engine and an 85kW electric motor delivering a combined power output of 180 kW (245 PS) and maximum torque of 400 Nm, which is transferred to the front wheels via a 6-speed DSG transmission. The car’s CO2 emissions are approximately 30 g/km in the WLTP cycle.

The high-voltage lithium-ion battery has a capacity of 37 Ah equating to 13 kWh, giving the car an all-electric range of up to 37 miles in the WLTP cycle.

ŠKODA will also offer the new Octavia in three other electrified versions. The Octavia iV is a plug-in hybrid delivering 150 kW (204 PS) and is available in the SE and SE L trims. Two e-TEC variants producing 81 kW (110 PS) and 110 kW (150 PS) make use of mild hybrid technology for the first time at ŠKODA.

The plug-in-hybrid drive for the SE and SE L trim levels feature a 1.4 TSI petrol engine and 85kW electric motor providing a power output of 150 kW (204 PS) and a maximum torque of 350 Nm. This plug-in-hybrid variant can also cover an electric range of up to 37 miles in the WLTP cycle and is fitted with a 6-speed DSG, operated using shift-by-wire technology. Its CO2 emissions are approximately 30 g/km.

The lithium-ion high-voltage battery, with a capacity of 37 Ah equating to 13 kWh, used in both iV models can be charged at home using a standard household plug socket or a wall box.

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