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Skoda R5 Concept Rally Car

Category: Skoda | Author: | Date: November 28th, 2014

Even though rally cars are not of any interest to most of the car companies, when it comes to growing numbers, the Czech automaker, Skoda, decided to take a bold and brave new direction and grabbed the chance that the Essen motor show provided to show their latest concept car, the Skoda R5, a masterfully pieced, modern, well built, pure breed race car.

Skoda R5 Concept

Skoda R5 Concept

The R5 concept rally car is based on the quite well-known by now Skoda Fabia and while most of you might say “Not another Fabia revamp!”, I actually think this one is worth looking at. Yes I might be biased towards the fine art of rally racing, but the sheer joy that neon green brings to the aggressive car ensemble, is hardly overlookable. Read more »

2013 Skoda Superb Facelift

Category: Skoda | Author: | Date: April 4th, 2013

Recently, Skoda has revealed the images and details of the facelifted 2013 Skoda Superb at 2013 Shanghai Auto Show. Skoda Company has arrived with updates for this model.

The 2013 Skoda Superb Facelift comes in two colors like Moon White and Metallic Grey. You can find other changes in the bi-xenon headlamps with built-in LED daytime running lights. The back of the car shows bigger LED taillights, a reworked trunk lid and revised bumper.

2013 Skoda Superb Facelift

2013 Skoda Superb Facelift

There are changes also at the fuel consumption. It is expected to consume about 4.2 liters / 100 km. It has CO2 emissions of 109 g/km. The engine lineup of the 2013 Skoda Superb Facelift includes a 1.4-liter TSI with 125 HP (92 kW), joined by a 2.0-liter TDI turbo diesel with 140 HP (103 kW) / 320 Nm (236 lb-ft) and 170 HP (125 kW) / 350 Nm (258 lb-ft).

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All-new Skoda Octavia photo leak

Category: Skoda | Author: | Date: November 3rd, 2012

There is no novelty that Skoda is preparing to launch the new generation of Octavia, one of the most successful cars which is designed to fill the gap between its little brother Rapid and the flagship Superb.

Below you can see the side view of the Czech model, a car which is expected to debut in the coming months and enter the market in 2013.

2013 Skoda Octavia

2013 Skoda Octavia

According to Skoda, the new Octavia is based on the MQB platform and is going to share the almost the same engine range with the new Volkswagen Golf VII.
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Skoda Yeti Sochi edition revealed at Moscow

Category: Skoda | Author: | Date: August 29th, 2012

Skoda is preparing for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games with the new Sochi special edition based on the Yeti crossover.

The 2014 Winter Olympics will take place in Russia, at the Sochi city to be more precise.

Skoda Yeti Sochi

Skoda Yeti Sochi

The new Skoda Yeti Sochi comes with a white exterior finish, new alloy wheels and special Sochi badges. Under the bonnet we will find a 1.8-liter TSI engine capable to deliver 150 horsepower and coupled to a dual-clutch transmission.
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