Czech car maker, Skoda Auto has officially given a glimpse of the new Fabia, which is scheduled to make its public debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. Now revealed in an official sketch from Skoda Design, the new Fabia was also spied testing in Skoda’s home country, Czech Republic recently.
H1 2014 has been slow for the auto industry, but Skoda India has reported sales decline below the market average. Despite continues sales decline from January-June, Skoda wouldn’t be too disheartened as it focuses on reinventing itself as a premium vehicle brand here, focusing on sustainable profit over sales volume growth.
A fleet of 8 Volkswagen Group cars were spotted testing by avid RushLane reader Nitha Bhatt. It is very interesting to see so many cars being tested together. Among, there are 5 VW Vento sedans, 2 VW Polo hatchbacks and 1 Skoda Rapid sedan; one of Ventos’ is Left Hand Drive (LHD) export configuration.
New Skoda Yeti facelift will be launched in two versions, City and Outdoor. Latter model was spied testing recently, with similar commanding presence and protective lower body cladding as shown in Delhi Auto Expo earlier this year.
Indian auto industry sales have by and large been stagnant, with just about enough spark from segment volume boosters like Maruti Suzuki Celerio, Honda City, Ford EcoSport, and Hyundai Grand i10.
Launched back in November 2011, Skoda Rapid is due for a midlife facelift. But sadly, there isn’t going to be any. Instead, Skoda will launch a new Rapid limited edition variant in India.
Skoda Auto India, fully owned subsidiary of Skoda Auto has introduced a day long Free Pollution Check-Up campaign along with SIAM to mark World Environment Day on June 5, 2014. This initiative is being adopted to promote a greener, safer and healthier environment in the country.
Skoda yeti Xtreme to premiere and participate in this yearâ€™s GTI event at WÃ¶rthersee in Austria. This will be the company’s fifth time to take part in the festival. Skoda will also introduce the Citijet concept, built by Skoda apprentices. The 33rd GTI tuning event by Volkswagen will see around 200,000 fans attending the event in Reifnitz, Austria, between 28th and 31st May 2014.