Czech automobile manufacturer Skoda has produced the one millionth third-generation Octavia at its main factory in Mlada Boleslav, informed the company in an official statement. Since the model was introduced in 1996, the Czech carmaker has produced five million Octavias in total.
The Octavia hatch and estate are available with front-wheel and all-wheel drive. The third generation of the Octavia was launched on the market in 2013. In addition to production in the Czech Republic, the Skoda Octavia runs off the assembly lines in China, Russia, India and Kazakhstan.
In 2015 alone, 4,32,300 vehicles from the Octavia model series were sold around the world, which is around 11 percent more Octavia models than the previous year. Skoda delivered 70,500 Octavias to customers in the first two months of this year.
Source : auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com