Volkswagen Virtus Vs Skoda Octavia Price, Engine Specs, Dimensions Comparison

In this Volkswagen Virtus vs Skoda Octavia comparison, we’ll look at the variant-wise prices, engine specs and dimensions to help you decide which car you should buy.

Volkswagen Virtus Vs Skoda Octavia Price Comparison

Let’s first look at the prices of both the cars for the petrol-manual powertrain.

Volkswagen Virtus

Skoda Octavia

Variant

Price

Variant

Price

Comfortline 1.0L Turbo

Rs. 11,21,900

Highline 1.0L Turbo

Rs. 12,97,900

Topline 1.0L Turbo

Rs. 14,41,900

VOLKSWAGEN VIRTUS VS SKODA OCTAVIA

PETROL-MANUAL PRICE COMPARISON (Ex-Showroom)

With the petrol-manual powertrain, the Volkswagen Virtus’s prices start at Rs. 11.22 lakh and top out at Rs. 14.42 lakh. The Skoda Octavia is not available with a petrol-manual powertrain.

Volkswagen Virtus

Skoda Octavia

Variant

Price

Variant

Price

Highline 1.0L Turbo TC

Rs. 14,27,900

Style 2.0L Turbo TC

Rs. 26,85,000

Topline 1.0L Turbo TC

Rs. 15,71,900

L&K 2.0L Turbo TC

Rs. 29,85,000

GT Plus 1.5L Turbo DCT

Rs. 17,91,900

VOLKSWAGEN VIRTUS VS SKODA OCTAVIA

PETROL-AUTO PRICE COMPARISON (Ex-Showroom)

The Virtus petrol-automatic is available in 3 variants, with prices ranging from Rs. 14.28 lakh to Rs. 17.92 lakh. The Octavia’s 2 petrol-automatic variants cost between Rs. 26.85 lakh and Rs. 29.85 lakh.

The Volkswagen Virtus and Skoda Octavia are not available with a diesel engine.

Volkswagen Virtus Vs Skoda Octavia Dimension Comparison

VOLKSWAGEN VIRTUS VS SKODA OCTAVIA
DIMENSION COMPARISON

Volkswagen Virtus

Skoda Octavia

Length

4561mm

4698mm

Width

1752mm

1829mm

Height

1507mm

1469mm

Wheelbase

2651mm

2680mm

Ground Clearance

179mm

137mm

Boot Space

521L

600L

Fuel Tank Capacity

45L

50L

Wheel Size (Base)

205/55 R16

205/55 R17

Wheel Size (Top)

205/55 R16

205/55 R17

The Volkswagen Virtus and the Skoda Octavia are both sedans. The Virtus is 4561mm long, 1752mm wide and 1507mm tall. The Virtus’s wheelbase is 2651mm long. The Octavia measures 4698mm long, 1829mm wide and 1469mm tall and has a wheelbase measuring 2680mm. In terms of dimensions, the Volkswagen Virtus is slightly smaller than the Skoda Octavia. So, the Octavia will offer a stronger road presence than the Virtus.

The Virtus has a ground clearance of 179mm while the Octavia has a ground clearance of 137mm. The 521-litre boot space of the Virtus is 79 litres smaller than that of the Octavia.

Volkswagen Virtus Vs Skoda Octavia Engine Spec Comparison

The Volkswagen Virtus is available with 2 petrol engines – a 1.0L turbo petrol and a 1.5L turbo petrol engine. The 1.0L turbo petrol gets a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed TC automatic transmission, while the 1.5L turbo petrol is available with a 7-speed DCT automatic transmission. The 1.0L turbo petrol engine of the Virtus makes 115PS of power at 5000rpm and 178Nm of torque between 1750rpm and 4500rpm. The 1.5L turbo petrol engine in the Volkswagen Virtus pushes out 150PS of power at 5000rpm and 250Nm of torque between 1600rpm and 3500rpm.

The Skoda Octavia is only available with a 2.0L turbo petrol engine and a 7-speed TC automatic transmission. This engine makes 190PS of power at 4180rpm and 320Nm of torque between 1500rpm and 3990rpm.

Volkswagen Virtus

Skoda Octavia

Displacement

1.0L

1.5L

2.0L

Engine Type

Turbo

Turbo

Turbo

Cylinders

4

4

4

Power

115PS @ 5000rpm

150PS @ 5000rpm

190PS @ 4180rpm

Torque

178Nm @ 1750 – 4500rpm

250Nm @ 1600 – 3500rpm

320Nm @ 1500 – 3990rpm

Manual

6-speed

Automatic

6-speed TC

7-speed DCT

7-speed TC

Manual Mileage

19.40kmpl

Auto Mileage

18.12kmpl

18.67kmpl

15.81kmpl

VOLKSWAGEN VIRTUS VS SKODA OCTAVIA

PETROL ENGINE SPEC COMPARISON

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