14 May 2024

Skoda Octavia is refreshed

The fourth generation Skoda Octavia has been give a refresh that includes changes to the grille and updated LED Matrix lights system, writes Brian Byrne.

The car is the company's best-seller and is available in hatchback and estate versions. Other small detail changes have enhanced the Octavia's looks in a subtle way.

The car's interior has also been tweaked, with an increase in the use of sustainable materials, and a new optional 13" infotainment display.

Driver assist systems now assess more precisely the driver's attention and potential drowsiness. An AI-powered ChatGPT will be integrated into the Laura voice assistant later in 2024.