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ŠKODA Celebrates 110 Years in the Auto Industry

posted by on 27 October 2015 in Skoda News

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ŠKODA celebrates their 110th year of automobile manufacturing today, and their legendary Voiturette A model, with a whopping seven horsepower.  Prior to getting into the horseless carriage game, ŠKODA existed as Laurin & Klement (L&K), a bicycle and motorcycle manufacturer established in 1895. Read the full press release below. 29 October 1905: Premiere of the […] More…

New Škoda Superb GreenLine Goes More Than 1,100 Miles on a Single Tank

posted by on 26 August 2015 in Skoda News

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The ultra-efficient capabilities of TDI-powered Volkswagen Group vehicles is certainly nothing new, but the sheer amount of models in which the group employs this technology is nothing short of remarkable.  With the new Škoda Superb Greenline, the group’s 1.6 TDI is capable of achieving an incredible 76.4mpg, while emitting just 96g/km of CO2 emissions- allowing […] More…

ŠKODA Sees Increases Across the Board in First Half of 2015

posted by on 31 July 2015 in Skoda News

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ŠKODA reported their first half results yesterday, and things are looking quite good for the Czech auto manufacturer.  Year over year, ŠKODA’s revenues were up 7.5 per cent and deliveries were at a record high 544,300 units.  Operating profits were reported at an impressive 22.8 per cent over 2014, showing brand strength in the face of […] More…

SKODA Launches Dog Safety Accessories

posted by on 24 July 2015 in Skoda News

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Dogs love going for rides in the car, but the constant changes in velocity and direction can make it a dangerous place for man’s best friend to be.  SKODA is aiming to change that, with their new line of Dog Safety Accessories, including a Dog Safety Belt and Backseat Protector.  Attaching to the existing three-point […] More…

New Škoda Superb Delights as the ‘Red Car’ of this year’s Tour de France

posted by on 8 July 2015 in Skoda News

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Former bicycle manufacturer and current Volkswagen Group member Škoda has officially come full circle, having their new Superb named this year’s ‘Red Car’ for the 2015 Tour de France.  As the Red Car, the Superb will act as a sort of command center for Tour director Christian Prudhomme, allowing him to stay at the front […] More…

ŠKODA Reports Record-Setting 2014

posted by on 17 March 2015 in Skoda News

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ŠKODA has announced that new records in both sales and profits were set in 2014, with revenues up nearly 14% and deliveries up 12.7% over the previous year.  The company says that the key to these records can be traced back to lineup expansion, which will continue well into 2015.  So far this year, ŠKODA has […] More…