Tag Archives: Skoda

FIRST DRIVE: Skoda Superb

FIRST DRIVE: Skoda Superb
The Skoda Superb has always been car that – to use an over-used cliche – has earned its name. And when you think about it, it really does take some balls to call your car “superb” no matter how old a nameplate it actually is. I mean, you are really not making life easy for yourself… While ...

ROAD TEST: Skoda Fabia

ROAD TEST: Skoda Fabia
The new Skoda Fabia landed in New Zealand a month or so back and instantly impressed us with its looks, quality and eager engines. Now we get to spend a week in the top-of-the-range 81kW DSG car. At $24,990 the top Fabia gets uncomfortably close to the VW Polo (the GTi ...

FIRST DRIVE: Skoda Octavia Scout

FIRST DRIVE: Skoda Octavia Scout
On the surface the Skoda Octavia Scout could be just an Octavia wagon with added plastic bits, but in reality it is more than that. But even if it wasn’t, the Octavia is one of our favourite cars here at OVERSTEER (see here, here and here for proof of that…), so that would still make the Scout ...