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Old 3rd April 2008, 14:18   #1
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Default Skoda Fabia 1.2L PETROL Launched

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ive just got the prices for the SKoda Fabia petrol
Ive been given the prices of only two versions by Autobahn Mumbai Mr.Omkar
Fabia Petrol 1.2 68bhp "Classic" 6,10,000Rs On road Mumbai
Features :
Power Steering and Windows
Airbags
Defogger
Stereo System
Wheel Caps
Adjustable Steering

Fabia Petrol 1.2 68bhp "Ambient" 6,78,000Rs On road Mumbai
All of the above Plus
Alloys
ABS
Seat height adjust
Remote Locking

Me thinks both models overpriced by 60K

Also god knows what happened to that times of india Ad 3 months ago which said 4.6 lacks exshowroom 1.2petrol comin soon!
Well im still waiting

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Yes sure over priced by 50 k........
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Afterall they have to maintain the so called "Premium" brand image of Skoda. What would be interesting to see is the engine performance of this one, should be better than diesel (atleast the noise levels will be lower).

Reminds me of a joke which says that you can double the worth of skoda by adding a petrol engine to it :-)
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lol wat skoda is thinking, horribly priced but worst thing is people will still buy it :(
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IMO, the price post of FABIA should be also be placed in the offical JOKE thread. Really these prices makes my day.

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6+ lacs for a 1.2L small car!!!?? Thats way too much.
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But will still sell decent numbers _ Pity!
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Skoda has disappointed here big time !! We have waited for this car for years ! Skoda should have atleast priced it around 5.8 l on road for base and next version at 6.3 l on road. That atleast would have been decent as we cannot expect Skoda to price competitively.
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Fabia Petrol 1.2 68bhp "Classic" 6,10,000Rs On road Mumbai
Features :
Power Steering and Windows
Airbags
Defogger
Stereo System
Wheel Caps
Adjustable Steering
I think this is the first car to offer Airbags and not ABS in the same variant. Usually they go hand in hand or else ABS is given standard and Airbags as optional.
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1.2 68 BHP... isnt it underpowered for the application. The car would run out of breath on highways with full load and if you have to restrict yourself to city why buy the Fabi at all.
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68 bhp? so poor.. I ll rather buy an Indica Petrol with airbags at lower price!
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68 bhp? so poor.. I ll rather buy an Indica Petrol with airbags at lower price!
I am not sure if any of the Indica petrol variant has airbags. Not sure though
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Another one does the drain! My 1st car has to gonna wait.. (or launched!!)
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All those who are saying "Still it will sell", may i ask WHY?
I have seen only 1 Fabia Diesel on roads so far, and going by that, the Petrol version should be even less popular.

Horribly overpriced, horribly underpowered. What is Skoda thinking??

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1.2L 68bhp over 6.25L,man why will i buy this,i would anyday go for a SX4 the sedan attitude and sure many other options available in that range.I had seen this car at Autograph Skoda near my house,its suerly boring funny looking mouse face....except for space in boot+air-bags..No offence ment to any fabia owner.
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