Skoda VisionC concept previews Octavia ‘CC’
This sketch is really a preview from the Skoda VisionC concept that’ll be revealed in the Geneva motor show at the begining of March.
In line with the same MQB platform and wheelbase because the Octavia hatchback, the brand new “five-door coupé” will echo the styling from the Volkswagen CC, with lower roofline, shallower side home windows and much more steeply raked windshield. Unlike the VW, the brand new vehicle have a hatchback, as opposed to a conventional boot.
The brand new model is supposed to provide Skoda having a much-needed glamour increase in a variety that’s presently covered with well-considered but completely practical models.
Formally, Skoda states the ‘VisionC’ design study also signifies the next phase within the “growth and development of the Skoda design language”, however the firm is know to possess a more rakish form of the Octavia in the product plan.
Skoda can also be prone to make use of this model to re-boot its high-performance vRS brand. Autocar realizes that it won’t be utilized on the following-generation Fabia supermini and also the Czech carmaker make use of the sub-brand about this new Octavia family model.
This Year Skoda demonstrated its performance potential if this set a global record having a heavily modified 600bhp Octavia, hitting 227mph, securing it the title from the world’s fastest 2.-litre forced-induction production vehicle in the Bonneville salt flats.
The organization has yet to take advantage of this achievement inside a production vehicle, nevertheless its rival VW Group brands are anticipated to exhibit 300bhp, four-cylinder models soon.