2013 FIA Asia-Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) winner and MRF driver Gaurav Gill today confirmed that he and co-driver Glenn Macneall will defend their title with the Team MRF Å KODA Fabia S2000 for the 2014 championship. Gill became the first Indian to win the prestigious APRC title and more importantly won it using MRF Tyres, adding yet another title to the leading Indian tyre manufacturer. Team MRF Skoda will field two teams again with European Rally Championship winners Jan Kopecky and Pavel Dresler in the other car.
Functionality, exclusivity, and optimised aerodynamics are what the new Å KODA VisionC Design Concept is all about. Debuting at Volkswagen Group Night on the eve of 2014 Geneva Motor Show, new Å KODA VisionC Design Concept is a five-door coupÃ© with expressive styling and dynamic features.
2014 Skoda Rapid is now available with a host of new features. This includes projector lens headlamps, additional airbags in middle variant, bluetooth telephone connectivity, multi function steering wheel, leather package, and on board computer.
Skoda India today introduced â€˜Rapid Ultimaâ€™ special edition within, which is available in 2 variants and is being offered at a price of Rs 8.3 lakhs (ex-showroom New Delhi).
VW Group’s Czech car maker, Skoda Auto revealed the first official sketch of their VisionC Concept car, that is due for a debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Powered by a 1.4l TSI four cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, that can also run on CNG, the VisionC study delivers 110 PS power and meets Europe’s stringent 2020 emission norms.
The new SKODA Octavia was presented with seven awards from the Indian automotive fraternity. SKODA AUTO India has received an overwhelming response since the launch of the New Octavia in October 2013.
Skoda has announced that their new Octavia G-TEC CNG and L&K variant will be making its presence felt at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show in March. These two models will be on display along with Skoda Octavia Scout, VisionC Concept, Monte Carlo editions based on the Yeti crossover, Rapid Spaceback hatch and the Citigo mini, and many other exhibits at the Skoda pavilion.
Research shows constant pressures of everyday life means as many as 82% of those polled (2000) do consider leaving it all behind and starting over. That’s 8 in 10 Brits feeling they are stuck in a rut. Half of those polled think they aren’t living their life to the full. 80% crave more excitement in their lives. A third plan to escape their current day-to-day life.