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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 4.1 and 4.4/100km in combined cycle. The 5* results in the Euro NCAP crash test demonstrates its excellent level of active and passive safety. The ŠKODA CITIGO is available as a three-door and five-door model.

           

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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 110 recommended colour combination of exterior and interior. Boundaries of connectivity between the car and smartphone are pushed even further through SmartLink+ 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 COMBI 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. Three 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 (65 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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          ​The sporty top model of ŠKODA’s bestselling range is now even more powerful, dynamic and emotive. The new top variant, the ŠKODA OCTAVIA RS 245, is available as a hatchback and a Combi. The 2.0 TSI engine produces 180 kW (245 PS) and allows the compact sports car to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just 6.6 seconds: 6.7 seconds for the Combi. New lighting systems ensure even greater safety. Thanks to an integrated Wi-Fi hotspot, occupants can be ‘always online’. Numerous driver assistance systems improve comfort and safety in the car.

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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 electrohydraulically controlled inter-axle multi-plate 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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          ​The sporty top model of ŠKODA’s bestselling range is now even more powerful, dynamic and emotive. The new top variant, the ŠKODA OCTAVIA RS 245, is available as a hatchback and a Combi. The 2.0 TSI engine produces 180 kW (245 PS) and allows the compact sports car to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just 6.6 seconds: 6.7 seconds for the Combi. New lighting systems ensure even greater safety. Thanks to an integrated Wi-Fi hotspot, occupants can be ‘always online’. Numerous driver assistance systems improve comfort and safety in the car.

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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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          This athletic version of ŠKODA SUPERB (COMBI) SPORTLINE delivers an intensive driving experience. Compared to the standard model, its chassis is 15 mm lower and can optionally be equipped with adaptive suspension accompanied by Driving Mode Select. This enables adjusting the car’s behaviour to the driver’s preference or present mood. For even more dynamic driving, the car can be equipped with progressive steering. That means ŠKODA SUPERB (COMBI) SPORTLINE demonstrates outstanding handling and agility in the turns. The car’s dynamic impression is accentuated by its distinctive interior design featuring sporty seats and sporty three-spoke steering wheel padded with black perforated leather. The Performance Monitor enriches the driving experience by displaying on the infotainment screen information on the current oil and coolant temperature, g-meter output, and more.
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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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          ​The ŠKODA KAROQ is a completely new compact SUV from the long-standing Czech brand. The emotive and dynamic design with numerous crystalline elements characterises ŠKODA’s new SUV design language. As a true ŠKODA, the ŠKODA KAROQ offers exceptional space, new driver-assistance systems, full LED headlights and – for the first time in a ŠKODA – a digital instrument panel.

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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 has presented 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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          ​Usability in wide range of driving conditions is the main virtue of the SCOUT version. Besides all the benefits of the standard version, it boasts the largest interior and boot within its segment and a new set of capabilities, equal to those of crossover vehicle. The 4×4 drive and engines with output of up to 140 kW make it possible to easily overcome the obstacles of unpaved roads.

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          ​The individual design of the ŠKODA KODIAQ SPORTLINE’s exterior and interior emphasises the agility and dynamism of the new model variant above all else. The ŠKODA KODIAQ SPORTLINE is available with front- and all-wheel drive and with engines with ouput of up to 140 kW. The 4×4 drive also means the sporty SUV is well equipped for rough terrain.

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ŠKODA 2016 model year: Safer, more emotive, interconnected and eco-friendly

28.4.2015 | category: Models

​› Great sports car: New ŠKODA Octavia RS 230 special edition launch in June
› Making its debut: New ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo
› Infotainment and connectivity: New MIB II systems for ŠKODA Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback and Yeti models – SmartLink and SmartGate
› Environment: Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback, Yeti and Citigo are switching to Euro-6 engines› Safety: New assistance systems for Rapid/Rapid Spaceback
› Success: ŠKODA’s best first-quarter performance ever; 265,100 deliveries

ŠKODA Octavia
The Octavia will feature the Bolero and Amundsen infotainment systems with larger, higher resolution screens: the displays have increased in size from 5.8 to 6.5 inches – 800x480 pixels resolution.
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ŠKODA Citigo
There are attractive innovations for the ŠKODA Citigo urban car, including new options for the interior and new steering wheels.
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ŠKODA Fabia
Fantastic connectivity solutions will be available for the first time with the 2016 Rapid/Rapid Spaceback facelift. MirrorLinkTM, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will also be available upon request for these models.
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ŠKODA Rapid
Fantastic connectivity solutions will be available for the first time with the 2016 Rapid/Rapid Spaceback facelift. MirrorLinkTM, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will also be available upon request for these models.
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ŠKODA FABIA MONTE CARLO
Black design elements make the ŠKODA FABIA MONTE CARLO’s look particularly distinctive.
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Black on black – front spoiler, rear diffuser and alloy wheels spice the ŠKODA FABIA COMBI MONTE CARLO up with dynamics and style.
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Black design elements make the ŠKODA FABIA MONTE CARLO’s look particularly distinctive. The frame of the radiator grille and the front spoiler are black. The exterior mirror housings, side panels and the rear diffuser are also painted black.
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The tailgate of the ŠKODA FABIA MONTE CARLO has a body-coloured roof edge spoiler. The rear window, rear side windows and large panoramic glass roof are tinted (SunSet).
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​Mladá Boleslav, 28 April 2015 – With the new ŠKODA Superb, the next milestone in ŠKODA’s model campaign will take place in just a few weeks. In addition, the Czech car manufacturer is placing greater emphasis on model upgrades in 2016, and is presenting an array of attractive new features for its vehicle range. In June, the new special model of the ŠKODA Octavia RS 230, as well as the new ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo, will be heading to the dealer showrooms. From June, there will also be a wealth of new product features for the Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback and Yeti models. More infotainment and more connectivity are priorities. In addition, ŠKODA’s product range is switching to the more environmentally friendly Euro 6 engines. The ŠKODA Rapid and ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback will benefit from new safety assistance systems.

​With the largest model campaign in their 120-year company history, ŠKODA aims to grow further over the coming years and increase worldwide deliveries to at least 1.5 million vehicles per year. 2015 is very much defined by this campaign. The new ŠKODA Fabia Combi (estate) made market launch in mid of January, with the new ŠKODA Superb following in June. In the same month, the new ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo and ŠKODA Octavia RS 230 will be introduced to the market. Additional new ŠKODA models are in the product pipeline for the second half of the year and for 2016.

The new ŠKODA Superb will be celebrating its sales premiere in few weeks. With its expressive design, impressive technical qualities and outstanding interior space, the completely redeveloped ŠKODA Superb is setting new benchmarks in its segment and marks the beginning of a new era for the brand. ŠKODA’s flagship is revolutionising the brand’s design language. Based on the Volkswagen Group’s innovative MQB technology, ŠKODA’s top model reaches new heights in its third generation when it comes to safety, connectivity and the environment, taking it to the upper-end of the automotive mid-class.

The new ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo will also be available in the markets from June – as a hatchback and estate. With its attractive look, rugged interior and comprehensive range of new equipment, the ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo is one of the most exciting vehicles in its class. Most important features: black 16- or 17-inch alloy wheels, optional sports suspension, black exterior design features, SunSet (tinted rear window and rear side windows) as well as a tinted panoramic glass roof. Amongst other features, the interior comes with a leather three-spoke sports steering wheel, black interior as well as uniquely designed sports seats. Available since 2011, the second-generation ŠKODA Fabia was the first ŠKODA production model on the market in the Monte Carlo version. In 2014, the Czech manufacturer expanded its Monte Carlo range to the Citigo, Yeti and Rapid Spaceback models. The Monte Carlo design is a tribute to ŠKODA’s 114-year tradition in motorsport success.

Pure sports emotion – the new ŠKODA Octavia RS 230. The new ŠKODA special edition will be available from June. The sportster scores points with racy designs, a sporty interior, modern technology and impressive handling performance. The ŠKODA Octavia RS 230 is the brand’s first car to feature electronically controlled front axle inter-wheel lock as standard – a feature that is particularly attractive for dynamic passages through corners. The ‘230’ in the new RS special model’s name refers to its horsepower, as it is propelled by a 169 kW or 230 hp two-litre petrol engine. ŠKODA has upgraded the two-litre TSI, used in the ŠKODA Octavia RS 230, by 7 kW / 10 hp. Combined with the manual six-speed gearbox, the Octavia RS 230 hatchback accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 6.7 seconds. Top speed is achieved at 250 km/h. This makes the ŠKODA Octavia 230 RS the fastest production Octavia of all time.

All ŠKODA models with Euro 6 engines
With the launch of the new ŠKODA Superb, ŠKODA is upgrading their entire model range in Europe to modern and environmentally friendly Euro 6 engines. From the beginning of June 2015, all ŠKODA models – from the Citigo to the new Superb – will be available with the most up-to-date petrol engines from the EA 211/EA 888 series or with the TDI common-rail diesel engines from the Volkswagen Group’s EA 288 series, including stop-start system and brake energy recovery (for Citigo optional).

The most important engine improvements affect the ŠKODA Yeti and Rapid model lines. The ŠKODA Rapid/Rapid Spaceback features a new EA 211-series 1.2 TSI petrol engine with higher power output: 66 or 81 kW (90 hp, 107 g CO2/km, 4,6 l/100 km or 110 hp, 110 g CO2/km, 4,9 l/100 km); a 1.4 TSI petrol engine with 92 kW (125 hp, 114 g CO2/km, 4,8 l/100 km) is also available. The previous entry-level three-cylinder 1.2 MPI/55 kW (75 hp) petrol engine will no longer be produced. The EA 288 diesel engines are also brand new for the Rapid model range: the three-cylinder 1.4 TDI/66 kW (90 hp, 94 g CO2/km, 3,6 l/100 km) and the four-cylinder 1.6 TDI/85 kW (116 hp, 109 g CO2/km, 4,2 l/100 km) engine.

From the beginning of June, the ŠKODA Yeti will be available with new 1.2 and 1.4 TSI petrol engines from the EA 211 engine range: 1.2 TSI/81 kW (110 hp, 124 g CO2/km, 5,3 l/100 km), 1.4 TSI/92 kW (125 hp, 134 g CO2/km, 5,8 l/100 km), as well as 1.4 TSI/110 kW (150 hp, 147 g CO2/km, 6,3 l/100 km). The following Euro 6 diesel engines (EA 288) are now available for the Yeti: 2.0 TDI/81 kW (110 hp, 115 g CO2/km, 4,4 l/100 km) and 2.0 TDI/110 kW (150 hp, 126 g CO2/km, 4,8 l/100 km). The 2.0 TDI/125 kW (170 hp) is being discontinued.

From the beginning of June, the ŠKODA Octavia’s range of engines will also be fully compliant with Euro 6 standards. The range of Euro 6 petrol engines in the Octavia series extends from the 1.2 TSI/63 kW (86 hp) to the 2.0 TSI with 169 kW (230 hp) in the new special model of the ŠKODA Octavia RS 230. The more powerful version of the 1.2 TSI four-cylinder model will deliver an additional 4 kW (5 hp) compared to before (81 kW instead of 77 kW) and in the 1.4 TSI engine, peak performance increases from 103 kW to 110 kW. The following Euro 6 diesel engines are available: 1.6 TDI with 66 and 81 kW (90 and 110 hp) as well as the 2.0 TDI with 110 and 135 kW (150 and 184 hp). 

There are no changes in performance for the ŠKODA Citigo’s Euro 6 engines: the urban car is available with two three-cylinder petrol engines (EA 211) with an optional 44 kW (60 hp) or 55 kW (75 hp), both with a 1-litre capacity. Also available: the Citigo G-TEC, the CNG version.

The new ŠKODA Fabia, launched at the end of 2014, is only available with newly developed Euro-6 drivetrains. There are four petrol engines (three- and four-cylinder EA211 engines) and three new three-cylinder diesel engines from the EA 288 series.

Connectivity at its best with SmartLink and SmartGate – innovative technology for the Superb, Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback, Yeti and Fabia

The new ŠKODA Fabia, launched in November 2014, introduced some new features for more infotainment and connectivity in the Czech brand’s model series. ŠKODA is now extending the new connectivity features to other vehicles. Their innovative technology is based on Volkswagen Group’s MIB, the Modular Infotainment Matrix (Modularer Infotainment-Baukasten).

The new ŠKODA Superb fulfils the highest demands as regards connectivity. In total, there are four completely new infotainment systems based on the second MIB generation. The top-of-the-range Columbus system has the option of integrated high-speed internet access based on the LTE standard. This is a first for ŠKODA.

The ŠKODA Superb can now be fully connected to your smartphone and operated on the infotainment screen using selected apps. SmartLink covers the standards MirrorLink™, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Developed by ŠKODA, the SmartGate interface gives you the possibility of retrieving specific vehicle data on your smartphone and using it on the go. The new ŠKODA Media Command App even allows you to control the infotainment system on your phone. The Wi-Fi hotspot feature is integrated into the Columbus infotainment system and the new ŠKODA App, even allowing people in the back to operate the functions using their smart device.

Fantastic connectivity solutions are also available for the Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback and Yeti as part of the 2016 facelift.  These models will come with SmartLink upon request, covering the standards MirrorLinkTM, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. SmartGate is also available as an option for the Octavia, Rapid/Rapid Spaceback and Yeti. The Octavia will feature the Bolero and Amundsen infotainment systems with larger, higher resolution screens: the displays have increased in size from 5.8 to 6.5 inches – 800x480 resolution.  In addition, the Columbus infotainment-navigation system can be operated from the back, again using the specifically designed app.

In response to customer demand, ŠKODA has broadened the infotainment package for the ŠKODA Fabia to include the built-in navigation system Amundsen. The Amundsen radio-navigation system offers a 2.5-D graphic with an 800x480-screen resolution.  MapCare in Europe is included as a series-standard element of the navigation system.  This entitles customers to six free updates within three years of the initial purchase. 

ŠKODA Octavia Scout receives off-road mode

As a crossover-estate released in mid-2014, the ŠKODA Octavia has excellent handling also on poor roads; the model features powerful all-wheel drive and a rugged off-road look. The individual all-rounder is now even more versatile; from June 2015, the Octavia Scout will be available with an off-road mode. ŠKODA already offers this technology today in their compact SUV – the Yeti.

How does it work? By pressing the 'off road' button on the dashboard, the driver can activate many useful functions that make manoeuvring in difficult terrain easier. This is primarily involved in setting off/traction, breaking and downhill driving. The off-road mode works at speeds up to 30 km/h. A green control light illuminates on the dashboard when in operation. The off-road function is automatically deactivated at speeds over 30 km/h and the green light goes out.

The ASR off-road, EDS off-road and traction functions improve the acceleration and traction performance of the ŠKODA Octavia Scout. The ASR off-road traction control makes setting off easier especially on loose surfaces like gravel or pebbles. With the help of the electronic differential lock (EDL off-road), the force is distributed optimally over all four wheels even in difficult situations. The electronic traction aids uphill starts when driving in the mountains or when a trailer is attached.  This includes limiting the revs to 2500 rpm with your foot to the floor. When activated, the Hill Descent Control System makes braking downhill safer – both forward and reverse – on snowy or high-incline roads or steep slopes.


Rapid und Rapid Spaceback: Increased safety with new assistance systems

The already high safety level of the ŠKODA Rapid series is going to be improved. At the end of May, a whole host of innovative safety systems will be available upon request.  The new radar-based Front Assistant is triggered before an impending collision. An integral part to this is the city emergency braking function for speeds between 5 and 30 km/hr. The multi-collision brake will also be available upon request for the Rapid and Rapid Spaceback. This reduces the risk of the vehicle colliding with other vehicles following an initial accident on the road.

The Trailer Stability Assistant/TSA will also be available for the Rapid and Rapid Spaceback in the EU, increasing safety when driving with a trailer. The function is automatically activated when the outlet of the trailer coupling is attached to the vehicle. While driving, the TSA continuously analyses possible trailer yaw movements that may arise in certain driving manoeuvres. If the trailer begins to swing in a pendulum-like motion, the TSA intervenes to stabilize both the trailer and car. This is carried out in two stages: The first stage involves automatically baking individual wheels. Should that not be sufficient to bring the oscillations under control, the second stage involves slowing the vehicle and trailer down together.  The Trailer Stability Assistant works based on the sensors in the Electronic Stability Program ESC.

The Driver Activity Assistant is also available for the ŠKODA Rapid and Rapid Spaceback, warning the driver if they are fatigued. In addition, the Parking Distance Control front and rear is celebrating its premiere in the ŠKODA Rapid. The Rapid is also going to be available with LED daytime running lights. This is integrated into the front fog lights.

The Light Assistant is also new in the ŠKODA Rapid. This function automatically turns on the low-beam lights when ambient light drops below a certain value, for example in the evening or driving through tunnels. Another new addition is the automatic lock and start system KESSY (Keyless-Entry-Start-and-Exit-SYstem). With KESSY, you can lock and unlock the car and start the engine without a physical key. The Rapid now features the Easy Start version. Easy Start combines the remote central locking with a folding key and engine start at the push of a button. The ŠKODA Rapid has another new feature, too: the indicators have moved from the bumper to the side mirror.

There are also a host of innovations for the brand’s urban car – the ŠKODA Citigo. These include new options for the interior design and new steering wheels, as well as optional LED daytime running lights and wheel designs. New function packages include, for example, a multimedia holder, waste bin and a make-up mirror.

For more information, please contact:

​Bernd Abel,                       
Head of Product Communications           
T +420 326 811 731                    
bernd.abel@skoda-auto.cz

Jakub Šulc
Product Communications – Superb
T +420 326 811 729
jakub.sulc@skoda-auto.cz 
               
Zbyněk Straškraba                   
Product Communications – Octavia, Roomster       
T +420 326 811 785                    
zbynek.straskraba@skoda-auto.cz            

Ann Harder
Product Communications – Yeti
T +420 326 811 769
ann.harder@skoda-auto.cz

David Haidinger,
Product Communications – Citigo, Fabia, Rapid
T +420 326 811 737
david.haidinger@skoda-auto.cz

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ŠKODA SmartGate in Fabia, Octavia, Rapid, Rapid Spaceback, Yeti a Superb
The ŠKODA G-Meter App – one of many SmartGate Apps – analyses driving behaviour from another perspective. G value, acceleration, speed, engine revs, brake actuation, gearshifts and accelerator pedal pressure are displayed. The application warns the driver when a predetermined value is exceeded.
ŠKODA SmartGate in Fabia, Octavia, Rapid, Rapid Spaceback, Yeti a Superb
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New generation of ŠKODA Fabia produced in Mladá Boleslav
New generation of ŠKODA Fabia produced in Mladá Boleslav
The Fabia, Fabia Combi (estate) and Rapid Spaceback are manufactured on the MBII line.
New generation of ŠKODA Fabia produced in Mladá Boleslav
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ŠKODA Edition
ŠKODA Edition
ŠKODA will be presenting the special ‘Edition’ models of the ŠKODA Fabia, Rapid, Octavia and Yeti series for the first time in Geneva.
ŠKODA Edition
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ŠKODA Monte Carlo Model Range 2015
ŠKODA Monte Carlo Model Range 2015
ŠKODA’s Monte Carlo range now consists of 5 models (from left): Fabia Monte Carlo, Yeti Monte Carlo, Rapid Spaceback Monte Carlo, Citigo Monte Carlo and Fabia Combi Monte Carlo.
ŠKODA Monte Carlo Model Range 2015
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ŠKODA Edition Model Range 2015
ŠKODA Edition Model Range 2015
ŠKODA’s Edition range consists of 4 models (from left): Yeti, Fabia, Octavia, Rapid.
ŠKODA Edition Model Range 2015
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Vozy ŠKODA ovládly anketu Best Cars 2016
Vozy ŠKODA ovládly anketu Best Cars 2016
Modely Fabia, Octavia a Superb zvítězily ve svých třídách v absolutním pořadí. Kromě toho ovládly vozy ŠKODA Citigo, Fabia, Octavia, Superb a Yeti své kategorie v hlasování pro vozy s cenovým limitem, což opět potvrzuje jejich atraktivitu pro české zákazníky.
Vozy ŠKODA ovládly anketu Best Cars 2016
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ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
Coachbuilding in the plant of Mladá Boleslav, the mainstay of production in the model campaign. In Mladá Boleslav is produced the current ŠKODA Fabia, the new ŠKODA Octavia, as well as the ŠKODA Rapid and the ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback.
ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
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ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
Coachbuilding in the plant of Mladá Boleslav, the mainstay of production in the model campaign. In Mladá Boleslav is produced the current ŠKODA Fabia, the new ŠKODA Octavia, as well as the ŠKODA Rapid and the ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback.
ŠKODA AUTO main production site, Mladá Boleslav
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31.8.2015
Thumbnail ​Mladá Boleslav, 31 August 2015 – ŠKODA is picking up the pace when it comes to connectivity across their model range. The ŠKODA Fabia, Octavia, Rapid, Rapid Spaceback, Yeti and Superb currently offer innovative solutions to in-car networking with your own smartphone or tablet.  SmartLink and SmartGate functions bridge the connection between car and mobile.  While SmartLink lets you use smartphone apps on the infotainment system screen, SmartGate gives you access to vehicle data on your phone. Using these functions and associated apps, a smartphone or tablet can be connected to the car in order to retrieve useful information, for example on fuel economy, drive dynamics and servicing.
3.3.2015
Thumbnail Mladá Boleslav/Geneva, March 2015 – The stage is set for the best ŠKODA of all time: two weeks after its world premiere in Prague, the new ŠKODA Superb rolls into the spotlight of the general public for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show (05 to 15 March 2015). The new ŠKODA flagship captivates with a modern, expressive and emotionally rich design, the best interior space in its segment and Volkswagen Group’s innovative MQB technology. The market launch will begin in mid-2015. ŠKODA is also celebrating the world premiere of the sportily styled ŠKODA Fabia Monte Carlo at Lake Geneva. The Czech manufacturer’s appearance will be rounded off with new ‘Edition’ special models for selected ŠKODA vehicles in recognition of this year’s 120-year anniversary of the company’s history and 110 years of ŠKODA car manufacturing. With the model campaign presented in Geneva, ŠKODA is underlining the brand’s dynamic vibrancy. In 2014, ŠKODA achieved record sales: with 1.04 million vehicles, the manufacturer delivered more than 1 million ŠKODAs to customers in a single calendar year for the first time.
3.12.2015
Thumbnail ​Mladá Boleslav, 3 December 2015 – The winter season brings its own challenges for motorists: ŠKODA offers the ideal accessories to deal with every situation. In addition, the brand’s models feature numerous ‘Simply Clever’ solutions to make life even easier, especially through the winter. Come snow or shine, ice or frost, ŠKODA drivers and passengers will be travelling safely and comfortably.