The ŠKODA Octavia has scooped one of the biggest honours in the motoring industry, taking the Best Family Car title in the 2014 What Car? Awards.
The third-generation Octavia beat off strong competition to take an impressive overall victory. In addition, Citigo was commended in the City Car section.
The What Car? judging panel, chose the 1.2 TSI 105PS SE model as its pick of the range, praising its all-round ability and superb value for money. The judges also highlighted the new Octavia’s high quality interior, generous equipment levels and exceptional practicality, praising the car’s class-leading 590-litre boot and rear seat space.
Chas Hallett, Editor-in-Chief of What Car? added: “At the Octavia's price, nothing comes close to offering such quality, practicality and competence.”
Commenting on the Octavia’s latest industry accolade, Tony Slack – Dealer Principle at Derek Slack Motors in Middlesbrough said, “ The new Octavia sets new standards, offering drivers outstanding value for money and all round practical family motoring. I’m delighted but not surprised the Octavia came out on top”.
You can book your test drive in the new Skoda Octavia by visiting Derek Slack Motors, Prospect Place, Cargo Fleet, Middlesbrough, TS3 8AR or by calling 08433 201271