The 2017 Skoda Fabia VRS, while not the first diesel hot hatch from Skoda, the first exclusively diesel hot hatch without gasoline equivalent. The 2017 Skoda Fabia VRS, the engine is Volkswagen Group’s 1.9-liters Pumpe-duše Turbocharged direct injection diesel engine, producing 130 metric horsepower (96 kW) and 310 N·m (230 lb·ft) at 1900 rpm, with a six-speed manual. It was named the “Car of the Year” in the Scottish Car of the Year awards. Fabia VRS also falls in low tax band (band C) in the UK, further increasing the cost benefits of his (mainly gasoline-powered) counterparts.
Official figures state 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) takes 9.6 seconds, but some motoring magazines and websites measured faster times (ranging from 7.0-7.5 seconds) (Coach: 7.1 seconds Auto Express 8.1 seconds, and FastHatchbacks com: 8.5 seconds). The gear acceleration time takes 50-70 mph in 5.6 seconds, faster than 330i BMW that 6.0 seconds. 20-40 mph in 2.4 seconds as soon as the Lotus Elise 111R. Despite this reach the Fabia VRS better than 6.2 liters/100 km (46 mpg Imp; 38 mpg-US). If driven carefully some drivers experience MPG prices of 65-70 mpg over long periods. The Fabia VRS has a top speed of 128 km (206 km/h).
The 2017 Skoda Fabia VRS showed faster than a similarly priced MINI Cooper around Top Gear’s and test tracks fifth gears. In 2007, 1000 Special Edition Fabia VRS models produced with individually numbered black leather seats with blue piping, sporty red brake calipers, “Race Blue” metallic paint, cruise control, darkened rear windows and a six-CD Autochanger. 2017 Skoda Fabia VRS model is also known as the Fabia VRS SE.