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Geneva Preview: Skoda to debut Octavia Greenline

According to a report on Auto Express, Volkswagen-owned Czech automaker Skoda is set to debut a fuel-saving version of its Octavia sedan at the Geneva Motor Show next week. The Octavia is the longest-running nameplate from Skoda, celebrating its 50th anniversary earlier this year.

Canceled Czech: Skoda ushers out the Octavia vRS with a limited edition

Click above to view the Skoda Octavia vRS Limited Edition in high resolution

Mating the 1.4-liter TFSI to the Skoda Octavia retains performance

Automakers claim that the new generation of small turbocharged engines keep the same performance or even improve older powertrains, as we saw for a VW Passat. However, it's good to know that a mostly performance-oriented publication, Auto News, has tested the new 122 hp 1.4-liter turbocharged VW engine, mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission. Their veredict? Yes, it works as advertis