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Living with an Octavia VRS for 4 years

Advantages: BHP for £ - practical, fast, overall reliability
Disadvantages: Immage, Niggly repetative faults, finding something to replace it

I bought my 53 reg Skoda VRS when it was 18 months old with 9,200 miles on the clock for £9200, I've now owned it just over 4 years and it's just ticked over to 40,000 miles with full Skoda history. What can I say about this car.. firstly as you all k ...

gallan947 20.01.2009 · Read full review
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CzechMate!

Advantages: Comfort, Performance and Economy. This great car is a pleasure to own and drive
Disadvantages: Minor niggle is no radio controls on the steering wheel

...sees both me and my Skoda Octavia enjoying a golden jubilee! I neither mean to imply that I bought it the year of my birth nor my car has lasted 50 years. But on January the 6th 1959, the Czech car manufacturer Skoda introduced its newest car model ...

bigdoug 19.02.2009 · Read full review
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A Fast Skoda!

Advantages: Fast, reliable, fun to drive, cheap.
Disadvantages: Skoda badge.

...put Skoda on the road map. No longer is it a car to mock and joke about, well not too much anyway. I bought mine thinking, great car, but it's not something I can brag about down my local. As usual I was wrong. I soon ...

ciaoauthor 11.03.2007 · Read full review
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Alot of car for the money, a true bargain!

Advantages: Perfomance, economy, practicality,reliabilty
Disadvantages: Skoda brand image

I recently purcahsed a MK1 Skoda Octavia VRS. I purchased my standard 03 silver VRS with 85k and full service history 5 months ago.The only extra on it was park distance control and the stereo had been changed for a Ipod compatible item. Even from the in ...

Karl7335 08.10.2010 · Read full review
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VW/ Audi with a Skoda badge

Advantages: Family saloon by day, sports car by night.
Disadvantages: Low front skirt

I have now owned my Skoda Octavia VRS for 5 months and I am very impressed with it as an all rounder. I am lead to believe that the Octavia is built on the VW Golf chassis and has the same engine as the Audi TT. Inspection under the bonnet reveals part ...

Ravid21 19.02.2005 · Read full review
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