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Performance

The Fabia triumphs with its light steering, it's extremely simple to park and it's very comfortable on the motorway. On A- and B-roads it steers precisely and takes corners efficiently, offering a drive that is nothing short of exemplary. The Fabia nimbly glides superbly over potholes and lumps in the road and the progressive brakes add to the surefooted feeling. There are three petrol options including a three-cylinder 1.2-litre unit which is available with 60bhp or 70bhp .The Fabia also includes a new 1.6-litre engine which is much more refined than the old engine, as well as delivering improved economy and lower emissions. There is also a mid-level 1.6-litre TDI available which completes the 0-62mph sprint in 12.6 seconds.

Running Cost

The Skoda Fabia can be an extremely cheap and efficient to run – offering a powerful and strong experience for the price. The 1.2-litre TSI petrol is the better choice for those with a slightly higher budget– it has more low-down power than the basic 1.2-litre model, yet it's also more fuel-efficient, returning 53mpg. For those requiring more mileage than power, the Skoda Fabia 1.6-litre TDI offers a great compromise between power and efficiency, with reasonably low CO2 emissions, too. Offering the lowest possible running costs, though is the 1.2-litre TDI Greenline model, which emits only 89g/km of CO2 and can return an extremely impressive 83mpg.

Equipment

The Skoda Fabia has various levels of trims available, all featuring a very impressive list of features. The basic S trim offers central locking, electric front windows MP3 connection and CD stereo, split and fold rear seat, and four airbags. The upgraded SE adds an alarm, air conditioning and alloy wheels, while the SE Plus offers different seat fabric, rear privacy glass, climate control, a multi-function steering wheel, electric rear windows. Next up is the Elegance, which offers cruise control, curtain airbags and 16-inch alloys. The very top spec Monte Carlo comes with a black-painted roof and door mirrors, smoked headlight lenses and 17-inch alloy wheels, while inside it has front sports seats, perforated leather steering wheel and polished steel foot pedals.