Established in 1895, ŠKODA makes its place as one of the world’s oldest car makers and therefore pompously rejoice over 100 years of manufacturing. Situated in Mlada Boleslav the Czech Republic, ŠKODA is currently a brand consisting of eight cars that made up the Citigo, Fabia, Rapid, Rapid Spaceback, Octavia, Superb, Yeti and Kodiaq models. In 1925 Laurin & Klement was obtained by Škoda Works that itself came out to be state owned throughout the days of the Communist government.
After 1991 it was steadily privatized . Škoda, in 2000 , came out to be an entirely owned subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group. Originally, the company has to serve as the role of VW Group’s entry brand. Eventually, yet, the Škoda brand has altered gradually more up market along with the majority of the models having common characteristics with their Volkswagen equivalents on price and features. 2012 was a spectacular year for ŠKODA UK Motorsport as it got the first record of back-to-back Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) titles. ŠKODA also subjugated the IRC manufacturers’ championship, settling its third successive title long prior to the season had completed.
Technology And Performance
The characteristic appearance of Skoda cars is inspired by the traditional Czech crystal glass design art.It can be clearly seen in the sharp lines and dynamic shape of new Kodiaq SUV as well. Looking closer, the crystalline structures in the design of the Skoda cars can also be observed and the decorative trim as well. Skoda vehicles lies upon the company’s envision of “Enriching people’s lives,” .
The efficiency technologies by Skoda help in reducing the consumption and emissions, at the same time as enjoying driving as much as ever before. Skoda ‘s drive and suspension systems fuse to provide a sporty performance with the greatest comfort. It comprises of Electric car technology that make driving fun from the word go. The Transmissions & drivetrains in the cars are :Automatic dual-clutch gearbox (DSG),transmissions, Automated,4MOTION (all wheel drive).At Volkswagen the safety is taken very seriously. The safety system comprises of :Braking and stability systems, Airbags, Crumple zones ,ISOFIX child car seats, Tyre pressure and flat tyre sensors, Euro NCAP, Driver Alert System, Locking and security systems. Energy-saving technologies help to save fuel and cut down on CO2 emissions, Energy-saving technology, Start/Stop technology. Driver assistance Technology comprises of: Parking & manoeuvering , Assistance technology, Proximity sensing.
Popular models are Škoda Superb, Škoda Octavia, Škoda Roomster/ Praktik - LAV , Škoda Superb ,Škoda Yeti - Mini SUV, Škoda Felicia , Škoda Octavia , Škoda Fabia, Škoda Garde, Škoda Rapid , Škoda 105/120/125 .
Greater operating range, more powerful engines, more comfortable travel – all while consuming less and producing fewer emissions. Skoda is a consistent brand that provides the best of latest technology and design. The company sees to offer value for money so that the customers are contented and are constantly enthusiastic to come back to purchase another vehicle.