Skoda has been constantly teasing the new generation 2015 Skoda Fabia hatchback, which is scheduled to be unveiled at the 2014 Paris Motor Show in October. Now, the company has released the first picture of the new Fabia interiors. This model will go on sale by year end in European nations while the India launch is expected by mid-2015.
According to the company, the new Fabia’s boot is the largest within the small car segment and is equipped with 17 ‘Simply Clever’ features, nine of which are new. The interior passenger space is slightly longer and larger than in the previous model and offers increased headroom to driver and passengers. The new model is 8mm shorter than its predecessor; however, the interior length has increased by around 8mm to 1,674mm. Elbow room is also greater at 1,401 mm (21 mm longer) at the front and 1,386 mm (2 mm longer) at the rear. [Read More- New Skoda Fabia Engine Specification]
The new Fabia comes with a large boot space of 330-litres which is around 15-litres more than the previous model. The loading space can be increased up to 1,150-litres by folding the rear seats. Talking by “Simply Clever” features, the new Fabia gets MirrorLink technology that allows smartphone apps to be displayed on the screen of the infotainment system via a USB connection and ice scraper in the fuel filler cap. The new multimedia device cradle in the centre console is the perfect place to store a mobile phone, smartphone or an iPod. The new ŠKODA Fabia also provides more space for drinks bottles. Both rear doors will now hold a 0.5-litre bottle and a 1.0-litre bottle will fit in the glove compartment.
The new Skoda Fabia also gets the standard parking ticket holder on the inside of the left-hand A-pillar and the two optional bag hooks in the boot. Another ‘Simply Clever’ feature is the corner light function of the fog lamps