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Skoda Octavia Hatchback 1.9 TDi Elegance 5d (2003/03)

Skoda Octavia Hatchback 1.9 TDi Elegance 5d (2003/03) - Owner Review

The size, the boot is massive.

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Review submitted by
Simon Morris on

Skoda Octavia Hatchback (98-05)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
After a few personal touches it says that i love my car.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
I think that Skoda have come a long way since the old square bus like cars they use to make. this is one of the best cars i have driven for a long time.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes i would and am looking into it at the moment, Great build quality and very reliable.

What are you likely to buy next?
Maybe the VRS.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
May 2009

Did you get a good deal and why?
Great value and took my old banger as PX.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

What was the dealer like?
Very helpful and great after sales.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Very quick off the mark and is a bit of fun in a straight line, is a bit spongee in the corners, so dropped it by 35 mm and drives very well in the bends :).

What's it like to park?
Very easy to park good visablity.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
So far so good, had no problems with it.

What's most practical about your car?
The size, the boot is massive.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

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