Skoda Superb Estate – new car review by Nick Fletcher, Car Test Planet
With the growing popularity of MPVs, crossovers and off-roaders in recent years, the traditional estate car has slipped out of the limelight, seen by some as rather mundane, even boring, but can the same be said of the Skoda Superb Estate?
Trends change and the estate car is now back into fashion, and among new models which are certainly not mundane is the Superb Estate. It has credentials that make it an ideal family car, is economical to run, and with its sleek handsome lines can even be a bit of a head-turner. And you can’t often say that about an estate car!
Prices start at just over £20,000 and flagship versions are around £36,000, underlining this is no humdrum estate car range.
Our test model was the mid-range SEL Executive Greenline model costing £26,250 and powered by a terrific 1.6 litre 120 hp diesel engine with a combined fuel figure of 76.4 mpg. Continue reading