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The VW Polo, the Seat Ibiza and the Audi A1 are already building on them, now SKODA is also allowed to use them, concretely for the new generation of the Fabia: the small car platform MQB-A0 of the Volkswagen Group. And what makes them from the Fabia, the vocabulary giant progress does not contribute to euphoric.

Now the junior

Since the production of Citigo has been set, the Fabia marks the Junior in the Skoda program. Given the new length of 4.11 meters in length, the term small car seems quite high. With its dimensions, the Fabia has reached where between 1997 and 2003 the Golf IV has moved.

Among the new and pretty masculine sharpened lines, an interior is hidden, whose space offers more than just the small journey as comfortable as it is in barely a competitor’s case, especially in the rear compartment, because it is noticeably closer in the Opel Corsa to. Also on the 50 liters grown by 50 to now 380 liters should be pointed out at this point.

Cockpit: On request with digital driver display and large touch screen. Manufacturer

The quality of workmanship deserves the predicate Top, the built-in hard plastic take a scar structure, piano varnish, chromium decoration and fabric disturbances charming the frugale, at least in the higher equipment variants. And optional or again at a higher level, the Fabia designs a scenario of digital driver display plus up to 9.2 inches of large touchscreen; It is pleased to enjoy the user that the access to functions such as light, seat heating and air conditioning is still analogue, unless you have to do it with the top infotainment Amundsen, in this case the screen has to be sought. After all, Laura goes with, Skoda’s communicative language assistant.

Measures for efficiency increase

SKODA has complicated a diesel for lack of demand in the segment from the engine portfolio, it remains exclusively for petrol. And where, please note critical voices, remains the electrification? Where the hybridization? Would bless the pricing frame, Skoda responds and refers to other measures for the increase in efficiency, the automatically closing slats of the radiator blind, for example, or the actual very good air resistance coefficient (CW) of 0.28. According to standard, consumption values ​​between 4.5 and 4.8 l / 100 km will result in prolonged practice testing.

Incidentally, a larger tank (50 instead of 40 liters) can be ordered for a surcharge, which – so the Skoda promise – allows up to 900 kilometers range.

Only as a five-door: the station wagon on the basis of the predecessor remains until the end of 2022 in the program, but does not get a successor. Manufacturer

For the time being, in the Fabia, it started in Fabia, starting with 59 kW / 80 hp over the 70 kW / 95 hp in the parent turbo to the preliminary top motor with 81 kW / 110 hp, in which optionally a DSG decreases the switching work. Soon SKODA is still enough to enter the beginner (48 kW / 66 hp), including the cylinder shutdown 1.5-l four-cylinder (110 kW / 150 hp) is coming this year.

Sports suspension and badway package

First test drives with the 110-hp Fabia and its DSG not only led to the knowledge of a merry entity and smooth-quiet manners, but also to determine that the suspension was tuned tight enough to drive the Skoda-Junior Flink around the curves On the other hand, however, can also provide a considerable degree of comfort, flicking skills in the asphalt plastered the Fabia in all soul rest. If you like sporting ambitions, optionally gets a sports suspension with 15 millimeters lowering or a badway package, which conversely 15 millimeters more ground clearance.

Clever details

That too is smart: The lid of the windscreen wiper container is opened to the funnel. Manufacturer

The brand-typical squad on simply-clever details is extended to SKODA by a USB-C port on the inner mirror (practical to connect a Dashcam), a foldable passenger seat back, a multifunction bag, which is attached under the luggage compartment cover or smartphone storage bags to the Backrests of the front seats. And to the assistance systems, traffic sign recognition, shunt brake function as well as the Travel Assist, who independently sounds independently and the distance to the ahead of the vehicle.

The entry price (1.0 MPI with 80 hp) for the Skoda Fabia is initially estimated with 16,200 euros, for the preliminary top drive with 110 hp and higher equipment level ambition at least 21,300 euros are to be invested. The upcoming basic model will be available from 13.990 euros in the list. The siblings from the Volkswagen Group will not be easy with their new brother.

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Skoda Fabia shortly:

When he comes: is already orderable, market start in September Who’s visual: VW Polo, Seat Ibiza, Opel Corsa, Peugeot 208, Renault Clio, Hyundai I20, Kia Rio, Mazda 2, Toyota Yaris, Ford Fiesta etc. What he drives: Intite three-cylinder gasoline with 59 kW / 80 hp, 70 kW / 95 hp and 81 kW / 110 hp What he costs: from 16,200 euros What’s coming: Intite three-cylinder petrol engine with 48 kW / 66 hp, 1,5-L four-cylinder petrol engine with 110 kW / 150 hp ## Skoda Fabia: The new generation goes before