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Michal Hrabanek Appointed New Head of Skoda Auot Motor Sport Division

posted by on 19 April 2007 in Skoda News

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Michal Hrabánek (38) has been appointed Head of Škoda Auto Motor Sport Department. Dr. Martin Muehlmeier, his predecessor, is returning to Audi after three years spent at this post. Michal Hrabánek has previously worked in Škoda Auto’s technical development and, over the last 4 years, in sales and marketing. As Head of the Motor Sport […] More…

New Skoda Fabia Wins First “Car of the Year” Award

posted by on 16 April 2007 in Skoda News

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The new Škoda Fabia has become the Car of the Year 2007 in Serbia. The title is the first important award for the new vehicle made by the Mladá Boleslav-based manufacturer. Launched in the Czech Republic and other key European markets, the second-generation Fabia has won the prestigious title in a traditional survey held on […] More…

Geneva 2007: Skoda Fabia

posted by on 6 March 2007 in Skoda News

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Škoda Auto is going to celebrate a world premiere of the new Fabia Hatchback at the Geneva Motor Show. With both the passenger and luggage compartments sized generously, this five-door small-class vehicle is even roomier that its predecessor. The shape is very typical of the Škoda brand – it certainly guarantees the new Fabia a […] More…

Škoda Unleashes Special Edition Fabia vRS

posted by on 21 February 2007 in Skoda News

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Question: what’s blue and red on the outside, black on the inside and excellent value for money? Answer: the stunning new Škoda Fabia vRS Special Edition. To celebrate the fourth and final year of one of the UK’s best-loved diesel pocket rockets, Škoda has produced 1,000 Special Edition vRS’ featuring individually numbered black leather seats, […] More…

Škoda Extends Roomster Production

posted by on 31 August 2006 in Skoda News

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Škoda Auto is to set up a third shift for the Roomster production in its Kvasiny plant as of 22 November this year. Demand for Škoda’s fourth model line is increasing and the vehicle has become popular very quickly with customers. The initially estimated production figures have been updated to match the number of orders […] More…

Škoda Octavia RS Now with 2.0 TDI PD Engine

posted by on 23 August 2006 in Skoda News

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A year after the premiere of the Škoda Octavia RS at the Frankfurt car show, the range of drive units for the model has been expanded to include a 2.0 TDI PD engine. The heart of the new product is a 2.0 Turbo Direct Injection PD engine with adjustable geometry of the turbocharger blades and […] More…