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          The smallest member of the ŠKODA family excels through its spacious interior on a compact layout. The Citigo can carry four adults, or a load of up to 959l, while consuming between 4.0 and 4.6/100km in combined cycle. The 5* results in the Euro NCAP crash test demonstrates its excellent level of active and passive safety.

           

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          New, expressive and dynamic design of the new Fabia model goes hand in hand with advanced infotainment systems, high level of practicality and wide array of “Simply Clever” features. Comfort and safety on the board of new ŠKODA Fabia is enhanced via extensive offer of assistance systems. Those who would like to be original can choose between 125 recommended colour combination of exterior and interior. Boundaries of connectivity between the car and smartphone are pushed even further through SmartLink and SmartGate technologies.
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          The New Fabia Combi attracts the attention by ideal combination of roominess, practicality and emotions. New petrol and diesel engines has been developed and they are more environmentally friendly now. Bestseller of its class arrives with luggage compartment capacity of 530l which is the top in its segment. Having compact design the new ŠKODA Fabia offers lots of room for occupants and their luggage. Up to 17 “Simply Clever“ features - ten of them new - make the life easier for occupants on the board of the new Fabia Combi.​
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          The Rapid is the first ŠKODA series car ever to fully feature the brand’s newly formulated design language. The body with compact exterior dimensions (4.48 metres in length, 1.7 metres in width) has perfect proportions, clear and cleanly modelled surfaces and sharply drawn lines. Inside Rapid impresses with a surprising amount of space. Five petrol and two diesel engines are on offer as powerplants.​ ​
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          For the first time ever, ŠKODA offers a compact car which combines ŠKODA’s good practical qualities with the hatchback shape. With its dynamically fresh design, the ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback is set to address younger customer segments. Rapid Spaceback offers the largest legroom (64 millimeters) and the largest headroom (980 millimeters) in its segment. Likewise, the trunk volumes are among the best figures in the segment, measuring 415 liters or 1,381 liters when the rear bench is folded down.​

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          An even more striking design, new equipment and state-of-the-art technology for assistance, infotainment and connectivity – the ŠKODA OCTAVIA presents itself a new, in top shape. The comprehensive upgrade has been applied to the hatchback as well as the Combi. With the new design language, now ŠKODA’s compact bestseller has received an injection of even more vigour and emotiveness too.
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          With the maximum speed of 250 km/h, the third generation of OCTAVIA RS can rightfully boast with the title of „fastest production OCTAVIA ever“. Powerful engines, state-of-the-art technology and sure-footed handling go hand in hand with drive comfort and practicality.
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          An even more striking design, new equipment and state-of-the-art technology for assistance, infotainment and connectivity – the ŠKODA OCTAVIA COMBI presents itself a new, in top shape. The comprehensive upgrade has been applied to the hatchback as well as the Combi. With the new design language, now ŠKODA’s compact bestseller has received an injection of even more vigour and emotiveness too.
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          Usability in wide range of driving conditions is the main virtue of the SCOUT version, based on the Combi body style. Besides all the benefits of the standard version, it boasts a new set of capabilities, equal to those of crossover vehicle. The ground clearance raised by 30 mm, 4×4 drive with 5th generation Haldex clutch, multi-link rear axle and engines with output of up to 135kW make it possible to easily overcome the obstacles of unpaved roads.
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          With the maximum speed of 247 km/h, the third generation of OCTAVIA COMBI RS can rightfully boast with the title of „fastest production OCTAVIA COMBI ever“. Powerful engines, state-of-the-art technology and sure-footed handling go hand in hand with drive comfort and practicality, showcased by huge boot, 610-1740 litres of volume.
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          With its clean, elegant design, this ŠKODA compact SUV is just perfect for city driving, which is underscored by surefooted on-road handling and excellent variability of the interior with a VarioFlex rear seat system. The wide range of available engines, transmissions and optional equipment also enables a Yeti to be “custom tailored”.

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          ​Rugged styling features make it clear that Yeti Outdoor feels most at home outside the paved roads. And hand in hand with the adventurous looks comes also the Haldex 5 four-wheel drive. The wide range of available engines, transmissions and optional equipment also enables a Yeti to be “custom tailored”.

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          With a length of 4.70 m, up to seven seats and the largest boot within its class, the ŠKODA KODIAQ is the Czech car manufacturer’s first large SUV. From early 2017, ŠKODA’s latest model will present itself with all of the brand’s strengths: a design that is full of character, extraordinary interior space, practical intelligence and innovative technology that can otherwise only be found in higher vehicle classes. The ŠKODA KODIAQ marks the beginning of ŠKODA’s extensive SUV campaign.
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          Superb flagship arrives with the largest interior and boot in its segment. Modern, dynamic and attractive design revolutionises the traditional look of ŠKODA automobiles. Innovative MQB technology and range of state-of-the-art assistance systems help to reach top-class level of passive and active safety. New array of engine complying with EU6 emission standards guarantees exceptional driving dynamics. Up to 29 “Simply Clever” solutions enhance a level of practicality and make the life on board easier. New infotainment systems broaden the ways of connectivity and make possible to interface with the smartphones via SmartLink technology.
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          Buying a new car is nearly always a compromise between form and function, style and practicality, quality and cost. The all-new ŠKODA Superb Combi is an exception to this rule. With a 660-litre boot, the stylish estate version of our flagship model has the largest boot in the entire class. 31 additional ‘Simply Clever’ features have been specifically designed to make your life easier. The array of assistance systems available will not only make travelling safer, but also give you the comfort you and your passengers would expect from a world-class vehicle. Superior handling, performance and efficiency, coupled with the latest technological advances ensure that buying a new car is no longer about making compromises.

           

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VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app

19.4.2017 | category: Company

​› ŠKODA presents brand’s first electric study at Shanghai Auto Show (19 - 28 April)
› Around the world, the brand's guests experienced the premiere of the concept vehicle in virtual reality; the video shows how the live presentation could be followed using virtual reality glasses
› ŠKODA fans discover VISION E with new smartphone app “ŠKODA VR”

ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
ŠKODA is embarking on the mobility of the future with the new VISION E concept vehicle, allowing fans, friends and customers to participate all over the world. Thanks to virtual reality, smartphone users can experience the presentation of the brand’s first electric study on April 19, 2017 in Shanghai and explore the details of the ŠKODA VISION E.
ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
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ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
Thanks to new technologies and the ŠKODA Virtual Reality app, everyone can explore our concept vehicle VISION E from home and experience the mobility of the future.
ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
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​Mladá Boleslav, 19 April 2017 – ŠKODA is embarking on the mobility of the future with the new VISION E concept vehicle, allowing fans, friends and customers to participate all over the world. Thanks to virtual reality, smartphone users can experience the presentation of the brand’s first electric study on 19 April, 2017, in Shanghai and explore the details of the ŠKODA VISION E. For this, they only need the new ŠKODA VR app, which is available for free download from Google Play and the App Store.

​“We are delighted to present the ŠKODA VISION E in Shanghai and at the same time all over the world,” says Stefan Büscher, Head of ŠKODA Marketing. “Alongside our partners Google and HTC, we are entering the virtual world and inviting friends and fans of the brand to join us. Thanks to new technologies and the ŠKODA Virtual Reality app, everyone can explore our concept vehicle VISION E from home and experience the mobility of the future.”

ŠKODA is opening three doors to the virtual world. Firstly, the manufacturer invited guests to take part in worldwide events in selected cities in parallel to the VISION E presentation at the Auto Shanghai. The highlight: visitors couldfollow the live presentation using the advanced virtual reality goggles VIVE and corresponding headphones from HTC. This enabled them to take a walk through as if they were at the actual event and experience the new VISION E up close. Another advantage of virtual reality is that anyone interested could find out more about the innovative electric drive, discover the futuristic design of the emotive coupé and even take a digital test drive. ŠKODA offered this Premiere 2.0 in partnership with HTC in the following cities:

Berlin
Bratislava
Madrid
Mladá Boleslav
Oslo
Prague
Shanghai
Tel Aviv

The second door wasopen to 100 selected opinion leaders who could immerse themselves in the digital world with Daydream virtual reality glasses created by ŠKODA’s partner Google. The data weretransferred to a Motorola MotoZ smartphone, allowing the guests to experience the VISION E presentation from home, work or any other location anywhere in the world. The guests received their Google Daydream headsets on 10 April, 2017.

Customers, friends and fans of the brand can also enjoy the intense world premiere. ŠKODA’s new smartphone app VR enables a virtual 360-degree tour around the pioneering concept car. In addition, smartphone users can playfully explore the new technologies behind the ŠKODA VISION E at their fingertips. The free app is available for download from Google Play or the App Store.

For more information, please contact:
Jozef Baláž, Head of Corporate Communications

T +420 326 811 773
jozef.balaz@skoda-auto.cz


Tomáš Kubík, Corporate Communications
T +420 326 811 749
tomas.kubik@skoda-auto.cz

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ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
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ŠKODA is embarking on the mobility of the future with the new VISION E concept vehicle, allowing fans, friends and customers to participate all over the world. Thanks to virtual reality, smartphone users can experience the presentation of the brand’s first electric study on April 19, 2017 in Shanghai and explore the details of the ŠKODA VISION E.
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ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
ŠKODA VISION E celebrates world premiere around the globe thanks to Virtual Reality smartphone app
Thanks to new technologies and the ŠKODA Virtual Reality app, everyone can explore our concept vehicle VISION E from home and experience the mobility of the future.
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ŠKODA VISION E study celebrates world premiere  at Volkswagen Group Night in Shanghai
ŠKODA VISION E study celebrates world premiere at Volkswagen Group Night in Shanghai
ŠKODA CEO, Bernhard Maier, presents the concept vehicle ŠKODA Vision E at the Volkswagen Group Night in Shanghai.
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ŠKODA Museum Exclusive: Clay model of ŠKODA VISION E
ŠKODA Museum Exclusive: Clay model of ŠKODA VISION E
The visitors are immersed in virtual reality at the ŠKODA Museum. Thanks to virtual reality technology, they can explore the ŠKODA VISION E in the digital world and customise the interior of the future-oriented study according to their wishes.
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ŠKODA VISION E study celebrates world premiere  at Volkswagen Group Night in Shanghai
ŠKODA VISION E study celebrates world premiere at Volkswagen Group Night in Shanghai
ŠKODA CEO, Bernhard Maier, presents a concept vehicle for purely electric and autonomous driving for the first time at the Volkswagen Group Night on the eve of Auto Shanghai 2017.
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ŠKODA Museum Exclusive: Clay model of ŠKODA VISION E
ŠKODA Museum Exclusive: Clay model of ŠKODA VISION E
The ŠKODA VISION E model, exhibited at the ŠKODA Museum, has been produced from special clay and corresponds in size and detail to the exhibit on show at the same time at Auto Shanghai.
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ŠKODA VISION E
Due to the long wheelbase – 2.851 mm – and the short front and rear overhangs, the engineers were able to create a very generous and comfortable interior, typical of ŠKODA.
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VISION E is the name of the first purely electrically powered concept car in the long-established Czech brand’s history, which spans over 120 years, and bears unmistakable features of the ŠKODA design language with its futuristic design.
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