Skoda Octavia vRS Challenge adds more kit and chassis tech
The new model of the recent circle of relatives automotive includes a claimed £4535 price of additional apparatus over the usual vRS whilst costing simply £2460 more. It’s to be had in each hatchback and property paperwork.
The additional options are most commonly aesthetic, with the vRS Challenge that includes the similar 242bhp 2.Zero-litre turbocharged petrol engine featured within the vRS 245 DSG. This approach the Challenge will crack Zero-62mph in round 6.6sec in hatchback shape and places out 273lb toes of torque.
That being stated, the vRS Challenge does include a motorsport-inspired VAQ limited-slip differential, which is in a position to moving larger engine energy to whichever entrance wheel has probably the most grip beneath cornering. The vRS Challenge additionally comes with dynamic chassis keep an eye on (DCC), which is an £850 possibility on the usual style. Customers can choose from a six-speed guide or seven-speed dual-clutch automated gearbox.
Visual adjustments are most commonly to the outside, together with 19in Xtreme black alloy wheels, a black-trimmed sports activities exhaust, black folding door mirrors and black vRS badging.
Inside, the vRS Challenge is fitted with electronically adjustable figure-hugging Alcantara seats which are additionally heated within the entrance. There’s additionally keyless access and get started and a commute laptop entire with a lap timer. Otherwise, apparatus equivalent to sat-nav, wireless and LED internal lights are shared with the usual vRS.
The vRS Challenge is to be had from nowadays at Skoda sellers, priced from £30,085 for the hatchback and £31,285 for the property.