New Skoda Octavia scores 5-stars in Euro NCAP crash take a look at, Auto Information, DFL
New Delhi: Czech automaker Skoda on Wednesday knowledgeable in a launch that its fourth-generation Octavia has achieved a 5-star security ranking within the impartial European New Automotive Evaluation Programme (Euro NCAP).
The automaker additional claimed that Octavia is without doubt one of the most secure compact fashions out there with 88 per cent rating for Youngster Occupant Safety. Within the Grownup Occupant Safety class, the sedan scored 92 per cent.
Beforehand, different automobiles from Skoda like Kodiaq, Karoq, Scala and Kamiq have additionally bought a 5-star ranking in crash checks.
Commenting on the ranking, Christian Strube, Skoda Auto board member for technical improvement, stated, “We’re very proud of the five-star Euro NCAP take a look at rating for the brand new Octavia. We work arduous to take our automobiles’ lively and passive security to ever-higher ranges and supply highway customers with most safety.”
He additionally stated, “Lately, all our new fashions have been awarded most scores on this benchmark take a look at for crash security. Preceded by the Scala and Kamiq, the brand new Octavia is the third Skoda mannequin to have achieved this prime ranking in 2019. The brand new technology’s complete security tools is as soon as once more complemented by quite a few help techniques that have been typically reserved for larger automobile courses till now.”
The brand new Skoda Octavia comes geared up with numerous new driver help techniques like Collision-Avoidance Help, Flip Help and so forth.
The Entrance Help system comprising Predictive Pedestrian and Bike owner Safety makes use of visible and acoustic indicators and delicate brake activation to warn of a possible collision, and robotically applies the brakes in an emergency, the corporate stated.