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Skoda Octavia Scout (2014-) review

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Key features
  • Large estate
  • Available new
  • Petrol/Diesel
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Skoda has transformed the large Octavia estate into a mild off-roader, with the addition of four-wheel-drive, loftier suspension and a smattering of body protection. Is it all the family car you could ever need, or does it fall short of its crossover competition, such as the Nissan Qashqai? Read our full review to find out.

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