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Old 27th December 2007, 10:00   #181
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Its evident that they are aiming at a small (read premium) segment of the hatch market, and in all probability, this will be a 2nd or 3rd car of a typical buyer. Will be interesting to see how the totally unpredictable Indian consumer reacts to a 7 lakh hatchback.

But by God, does it look weird!
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Old 27th December 2007, 10:13   #182
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But by God, does it look weird!
Especially the Back which looks least impressive.

But the Interiors are Impressive. Looks better than the Yeti however.
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Old 27th December 2007, 10:27   #183
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Especially the Back which looks least impressive.
The whole car looks so lazed out, i also found it weird. The car doesnot feel muscular and the blak side moulding looks like a after thought.

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But the Interiors are Impressive. Looks better than the Yeti however.
Have you seen the Yetis interiors. I have as yet just seen a Yeti with a tatoo on one of its wheels.

And whats the comparission between the two. Both are different types of models.

Just look at them

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Old 27th December 2007, 10:32   #184
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the more i look at it the more it looks like a desperate attempt to copy the mini and swift. more swift than mini actually...only uglier. only saving grace is the decent interiors.
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Old 27th December 2007, 10:37   #185
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In today's business line, there is a ad which asks to visit .. The new Skoda Fabia - Feel Special
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Old 27th December 2007, 12:02   #186
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Why has someone mentioned the Price of the Top End Diesel Model to be around 8.5 Lacs OTR ???????

I just got off the dealer in Agra - Pricing is 5 Lacs upto 6.5 Lacs !!!

6.5 Lacs Ex Showroom for Top end Diesel ( Incl SunRoof / Airbags / Alloys )

So it really is a VFM from Skoda this time.
it was me. i was told its that much. if what you are saying is true, awesome. it should sell like hot pancakes.
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Old 27th December 2007, 12:06   #187
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@BUSA. Are you sure you aren't trying not to avoid an unavoidable joke? And are you aware of the consequences?

BTW, your YETI looks far decent than the Skoda YETI and the FABIA put together.
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Aaaaaaahhhhh!

That website again!

Please, Noooooo......
oh come on..its an awesome site with all the possible details required. you have a photo parade, an interior 360 degree, comparison chart, dealer contacts all over india....why the disdain?

in all fairness, it is one of the better sites made these days, much much better than the skoda india site.
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Does anyone know if the Skoda Fabia is offering Alloy Wheels and Tubeless tires ?

The reason I am asking this question is because I don't see them being listed in the comparison chart at the following URL:

The new Skoda Fabia - Feel Special

Is it because everyone they are trying to compare have these as a standard on their models ?

Also another question on the Swift breaks: Does Swift offer the disk breaks on all four wheels ? Or is it only on the front wheels ? I heard Fabia comes with front disk breaks and rear drum breaks.
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the more i look at it the more it looks like a desperate attempt to copy the mini and swift. more swift than mini actually...only uglier. only saving grace is the decent interiors.
its no where close to a swift except for maybe if you look at it sideways.
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its no where close to a swift except for maybe if you look at it sideways.
The only place where it looks little bit similar to Swift is between A Pillar and B Pillar. Everything else is different.

I read the above statement in many European reviews.
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http://http://www.fabiafeelspecial.c...skodafabia.pdf

THe quality of interior/feature is comparable to Laura;
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the more i look at it the more it looks like a desperate attempt to copy the mini and swift. more swift than mini actually...only uglier. only saving grace is the decent interiors.
like the swift?
is that meant to incur a good laugh?
it does NOT look like a swift at all.
UGLY?
are you trying to tell me that these many people are busy discussing how ugly the fabia looks.
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Some more info from the ACI test

Mileage - 14.1 kmpl city / 18.5 highway
Tyres - 185/60/R14

Acceleration 0-100 - 14.95
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Old 27th December 2007, 13:00   #195
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@BUSA - Kya Bhai ? Why you comparing the 2 Yeti's ?

I saw the Fabia's Interiors on the website - I thought they looked pretty good. Never seen the Yeti's Interiors ( Not too interested also )

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