Facelifted 2018 Skoda Fabia arrives ahead of Geneva Motor Show

The updated Skoda Fabia supermini features a subtle design rethink, new tech and a petrol-only engine line-up. Skoda has jumped the Geneva Motor Show gun and has revealed the new, facelifted 2018 Fabia supermini, complete with a minor design rethink, changes under the bonnet and new driver assistance and infotainment technology. The updates come four years into the current third-generation model’s lifespan, but this facelift competes with some all-new, recent arrivals in the segment, including the latest Ford Fiesta and Volkswagen Polo. Alterations to the exterior design have been kept…

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Facelifted Skoda Fabia teased ahead of Geneva Motor Show unveil

The new Skoda Fabia goes on sale to customers at the end of 2018 featuring new LED headlamps and ‘state-of-the-art’ tech. Skoda has announced a revised Fabia hatchback is due to stand on the plinth at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show in March. The current Fabia has been on sale unaltered since 2014 and is in need of a refresh so Skoda has put its designers to work. The teaser sketch used to announce the revised car’s approaching arrival shows a slightly revised front end with slimmer LED headlights similar…

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2017 Skoda Fabia Enhanced With Turbo Three-Pot 1.0-LT TSI

After updating the Octavia and Rapid models, Skoda is now giving its Fabia a light refresh with the addition of the familiar 1.0-litre TSI engine. The updates, however, are not exactly what one would call a ‘facelift’ with its appearance remaining largely untouched, with the new 1.0-liter TSI petrol engine replacing for the old 1.2-liter unit. It’s basically the same lump used by the tweaked Rapid, and comes in the exact same versions: an entry-level 95 PS (94 HP) and 160 Nm (118 lb-ft) of torque, and a more powerful…

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New Skoda Fabia SUV on the way to rival Nissan Juke

Skoda’s R&D boss confirms plans for new Fabia SUV, which will likely hit showrooms by 2018. The Skoda Fabia SUV has been given the green light for production, according to the company’s head of research and development – and it will attempt to move beyond the recent formula for small crossovers by offering genuine practicality, Auto Express can exclusively reveal. The Fabia SUV – a rival for the Citroen C4 Cactus and Nissan Juke – has been under consideration for more than two years, and our exclusive images show how…

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