2014 Skoda Fabia Hatchback ReviewDecember 7, 2014
Do you like to own a car, which is full of amenities, rampart and extravagant performer on roads? If you are in quest for all such qualities in your car, then you can go for the stylish and elegant Skoda Fabia. This car is enriched with latest features, which anyone would wish in its own car.
The driving seat and the steering wheel, both come with two-way adjustments, to give you elite class comfort. The dashboard is naive, but still it looks exquisite. The windscreen pillars are thin in structure; therefore you can get the way-out view outside of the front by all means.
This car offers adequate space for seating. It has designed quite smartly, therefore ample of roof and leg space is available in the car, which allows 4 adults to sit in car, with sheer comfort, and even 5 persons can get inside for shorter passage. The boot in the car is also well-designed for extreme comfort, and it can easily bear the presence of small pushchair or the load of weekly food shopping.
You can choose the variant according to your needs i.e. you can choose the model equipped with the old 1.2 liter-3-cylinder-petrol engines. If you are the admirer of power-packed performer engines, then you can go for the 84bhp 1.4-liter or the torque 4-cylinder-1.2 turbo as well. You can also go for the mesmerizing vRS model equipped with the supercharged and turbocharged 1.4-liter petrol engine, and the diesel variants with 3-1.6-liter diesel, along-with 74bhp, 89bhp and 104bhp, and the fuel sucking 1.2-liter-3-cylinder diesel engine.
This car is a bit bigger, than the other cars in the category, but still it is little enough to surpass in the town by all means. He controls are floaty and easy to operate, but the steering is smudgy. Still you can enjoy a riding experience full of affinity.
At autostrada speeds, the wind noise uplifts, but the road noise and suspension volume are minimum. The diesel variants definitely need refinement. 1.2-liter turbo engines are extremely energetic in performance. 1.4-liter is also highly refined.
This car is a bit higher in rates; in comparison to the others cars in the category, but you can avail exciting offers and discounts on the purchase of this exciting car. It holds the good resale value, and it is equally fuel efficient as well, if you choose the 83mpg Greenline II model especially. You have to spend extra penny to pay the servicing bills for this, in comparison to other cars. Interiors are not that much eye catchy, as they are stalwartly fitted together. The plastic used is quite hard and not impressive at all. Skoda holds a fascinating record of customers’ reliability, as it won the joint second place in the JD Power customer satisfaction survey in the year 2012. It has won 4-stars in subversion plumbline of Euro NCAP. It comes with 2 front and side airbags for safety. You will get remote control locking, music player, electric front windows in entry level models. In SE variants you will get the AC, halogen headlights, same color electric door mirrors. And in SE plus you will also get the rear electric windows, highly equipped steering wheel and climate control. In Elegance model you will get alloy wheels, trip computer, and extra speakers.