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JUBILEE: ŠKODA Celebrates Production of 100,000 Third-Generation Superbs

JUBILEE: ŠKODA Celebrates Production of 100,000 Third-Generation Superbs

CZECH REPUBLIC - May 16, 2016: ŠKODA has produced 100,000 third-generation Superbs. The milestone vehicle ran off the assembly line at the ŠKODA plant in Kvasiny on 11th May 2016. Since the model was introduced in 2001, the Czech manufacturer has produced more than 850,000 Superbs and the production capacity at Kvasi ... Continue reading

ŠKODA’s Large SUV Is Called KODIAQ

ŠKODA’s Large SUV Is Called KODIAQ

MLADÁ BOLESLAV, Czech Republic - May 6, 2016: ŠKODA’s new large SUV is to be called Kodiaq. The name refers to the Kodiak bear that lives on a remote island off the southern coast of Alaska. Its spelling is derived from the language of the indigenous people – the Alutiiq. ŠKODA will usher in a new SUV ... Continue reading

Cult Car Škoda 1000 MBX Celebrates 50 Years

Cult Car Škoda 1000 MBX Celebrates 50 Years

◾ The elegant two-door SKODA 1000 MBX celebrates its debut half a century ago ◾ Construction of MBX version based on popular classic SKODA 1000 MB ◾ Brand produced total of 2517 Å KODA 1000 MBX; more than half exported MLADÁ BOLESLAV, Czech Republic - March 11, 2016: The SKODA 1000 MBX De Luxe tur ... Continue reading

2016 World Car of the Year - Top Three Finalists In Five Categories Revealed in Geneva

2016 World Car of the Year - Top Three Finalists In Five Categories Revealed in Geneva

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Editor The Auto Channel GENEVA, Switzerland. March 2, 2016. During a press conference at the Geneva Auto Show on Tuesday, the top three finalists have been announced in five categories. The winners of the 2016 World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Ca ... Continue reading

Fuel-Cell Madness...SLAP!...Thanks I Needed That!

Fuel-Cell Madness...SLAP!...Thanks I Needed That!

I just slapped myself in the face, boy i need that! Auto Central January 21, 2016; I was considering The Auto Channel's long-time fervent support of ethanol as America's alt fuel solution and found that I was getting caught up in the hydrogen hysteria...so if I was, so is everybody, after my face slap I came to my sens ... Continue reading

ŠKODA Produces 18 Millionth Car

ŠKODA Produces 18 Millionth Car

The car – a ŠKODA Superb Estate in Candy-White – rolled off the production line at the firm’s Kvasiny plant in the Czech Republic. ŠKODA CEO Bernhard Maier, ŠKODA Board Member for Production Michael Oeljeklaus and the Chairman of the Trade Union KOVO, Jaroslav Povšík were there for the occasion. Visiting the fa ... Continue reading

ŠKODA Superb Estate Loads Up with Scottish Estate Car of the Year

ŠKODA Superb Estate Loads Up with Scottish Estate Car of the Year

Scottish judges name new Superb as 2015 Scottish Estate Car of the Year Superb Estate praised for its practicality, refinement and comfort Third-generation model delivers even greater value for money Milton Keynes, 30 November 2015: The Å KODA Superb Estate has triumphed once again at the annual Scottish Car of the Ye ... Continue reading

ŠKODA Celebrates 120 Years of Vision and Innovation +VIDEO

ŠKODA Celebrates 120 Years of Vision and Innovation +VIDEO

SKODA is notching up another incredible milestone in 2015 as it celebrates 120 years of production. Founded by Václav Laurin and Václav Klement, ŠKODA has developed from small-scale bicycle manufacturer to a global brand active in more than 100 international markets. Despite this remarkable growth, ... Continue reading

ŠKODA New Superb Ad Campaign

ŠKODA New Superb Ad Campaign

ŠKODA UK is launching an innovative through-the-line campaign to support the launch of the new ŠKODA Superb. The campaign celebrates ŠKODA’s halo car as a Simply Clever solution for customers, offering both style and space – a dynamic exterior coupled with a spacious interior. The ‘Travel in Style. ... Continue reading

ŠKODA Passion at Frankfurt

ŠKODA Passion at Frankfurt

ŠKODA’s passion for expressive design and their new model versions will be on show to the world at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA). One special highlight at the IAA (15 to 27 September 2015) will be the new ŠKODA Superb Combi. The mid-class estate, making its first appearance at an international motor show, ... Continue reading

The New ŠKODA Superb GreenLine: More Than 1,100 Miles on a Single Tank

The New ŠKODA Superb GreenLine: More Than 1,100 Miles on a Single Tank

SKODA is set to add to its acclaimed GreenLine range with its most advanced and efficient model to date – the new Superb GreenLine. The latest addition to the recently-launched Superb range takes fuel economy and emissions to a new level, with a predicted combined consumption figure of 76.4mpg and CO2 emissions o ... Continue reading

All-New ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo

All-New ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo

SKODA is expanding its award-winning Fabia range with the introduction of the new Fabia Monte Carlo, which adds enhanced exterior body styling and a sporty new interior. ... Continue reading

A Mutts-Have this Summer: the Dog Safety Range from ŠKODA

A Mutts-Have this Summer: the Dog Safety Range from ŠKODA

ŠKODA is advising all dog owners to paws for thought before they take their furry friends on the great summer getaway. Thanks to its passion for safety and the protection of all occupants – whether four or two legged – ŠKODA has developed a comprehensive range of accessories designed to keep dogs safe and secure on ... Continue reading

Volkswagen Delivers 5 Millions Cars So Far in 2015

Volkswagen Delivers 5 Millions Cars So Far in 2015

Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Group’s overall development in first half year was satisfactory. Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand was not immune to current trends in China.” WOLFSBURG -- July 20, 2015: Vehicle deliveries by the Volkswagen Group in the first half of 2015 continued at a hi ... Continue reading

Amazing Value for Life: New ŠKODA Superb

Amazing Value for Life: New ŠKODA Superb

The results are in from the European jury – the all-new Superb is officially forecast to have the strongest residual values in the mid-size sector. Having examined the UK and six other key European markets, CAP, DAT, EurotaxGlass, and IBS Automotive are forecasting that the new, third-generation Superb will be the mos ... Continue reading

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