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Skoda Cake Advert Scoops Industry Prize

posted by on 1 November 2007 in Skoda News

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Škoda is used to its cars winning awards, but now even the firm’s TV adverts are picking up gongs. The Czech firm’s commercial for the New Fabia – in which a team of artisans bake a car entirely out of cake – scooped the ‘Commercial of the Year’ prize at the British Television Advertising Craft […] More…

New Sat Nav for Škoda Octavia

posted by on 30 October 2007 in Skoda News

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Škoda has introduced a new and improved satellite navigation system to its Octavia model range. Called ‘Colombus’, the new unit offers buyers an array of new functions and touch-screen technology. There’s a 6.5-inch bird’s-eye view map display, 30GB hard disc for storing mapping data and music, an auxiliary socket for connecting MP3 players and a […] More…

Changes in the Supervisory Board of Skoda Auto a.s.

posted by on 26 October 2007 in Skoda News

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Wolfsburg, GERMANY – The incumbent Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Skoda Auto, Dr. Vratislav Kulhanek, will retire from the Supervisory Board with effect from October 31, 2007 to pursue other interests in the automotive sector. The shareholders, Supervisory Board and Board of Directors of Skoda Auto would like to thank Dr. Kulhanek for 10 […] More…

Škoda Fabia Snaps up Scotland’s Small Car of the Year Award

posted by on 25 October 2007 in Skoda News

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The “small but perfectly formed” Škoda Fabia impressed the judges of the 2007 Scottish Car of the Year Awards so much that they crowned the new stylish supermini their Scottish Small Car of the Year. Premiered at the Geneva Motor Show in March and launched in the UK in May this year, the bigger and […] More…

Škoda at the IAA Frankfurt

posted by on 17 September 2007 in Skoda News

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• New-generation Fabia Combi • Fabia Scout design concept • GreenLine – brand new model line Škoda Auto is going to stage a world premiere of the new Fabia Combi at the 2007 Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA 2007). After the five-door hatchback presented at the Geneva Motor Show this spring, the Fabia portfolio is now […] More…

Škoda Auto at the Shanghai International Motor Show

posted by on 20 April 2007 in Skoda News

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Škoda Auto is going to present the Octavia manufactured in China for the local market at the International Motor Show in Shanghai. The engine portfolio for the Octavia to be presented in Shanghai includes the supercharged 1.8 TSI/118 kW, as well as the 1.6 MPI/75 kW and 2.0 FSI/110 kW. Looking back at its history […] More…