Skoda Felicia Review from Italy

1996 Skoda Felicia GLXi Wagon 1.3 petrol

Year of manufacture1996
First year of ownership1996
Engine and transmission 1.3 petrol Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 4 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 4 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 6 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.6 / 10
Distance when acquired0 kilometres
Most recent distance0 kilometres
Previous carFiat 127


Steering mechanism noisy. It has been inspected many times by the Skoda service in Rome (Autocentri Balduina). It has been finally replaced only after I wrote a complaint letter to Skoda.

Suspension (absorbers) defective since the car was new.

You absolutely need air conditioning.

General Comments:

Pros and cons of my Felicia:


1. Very comfortable cabin

2. Low price

3. Cheap spare parts.


1. Bad service

2. Unreliable.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No

Review Date: 19th July, 2001

Average review marks: 5.6 / 10, based on 1 review