The pope travels around Slovakia by electric Enyaq. He requested special adjustments

The Czech carmaker Škoda Auto provided the Vatican with two Enyaq electric SUVs to drive Pope Francis during his visit to Slovakia. The head of the Catholic Church chose the cars of the Czech carmaker for the second time. From 12 to 15 September, Pope Francis will visit Slovakia, initiated by Slovak President Zuzana Čaputová. … Read more

Vans have frozen, a new car has been waiting for a year – ČT24 – Czech Television

The long wait concerns people who order a car with a specific surcharge production and it is just going into production. However, the waiting times are decided by the individual equipment elements. “They can vary according to individual equipment and engines, and the situation is changing very dynamically,” said Škoda Auto spokesman Pavel Jína. According … Read more

Pilsen is testing a new generation tram from Škoda Transportation

According to the spokesman of the Pilsen city transport company René Vávra, the tram should start carrying passengers in the second half of October. “In trial operation, they have to cover 20,000 kilometers without people and the same distance with passengers,” explains Zdeněk Sváta, Vice President of Škoda Transportation. “It is a new vehicle from … Read more

Skoda Auto faces a surplus of people. He will probably move hundreds of them elsewhere

Škoda Auto is going through one of the most difficult periods in history. Since the beginning of the year, unfinished cars, of which there are already tens of thousands, have been accumulating in the parking lots. It caused a global shortage of parts, especially chips. “Our production is most endangered by scarce chips from Malaysia,” … Read more

IMAGE: Judge MasterChef Punčochář cooked dill for the Škoda in the race

The chefs will take turns at the stoves of the largest company kitchen in our country. The judge of the MasterChef Česko competition, which is currently broadcast on television, Jan Punčochář prepared an onion soup with blue cheese for the Škoda. The main course is a luxury version of dill with veal. Marek Fichtner, a … Read more

Carmakers represent electrified news in Munich, but some companies have not arrived at all – ČT24 – Czech Television

For almost seventy years, the International Motor Show has been held in Frankfurt am Main, but recently in decline. The number of visitors dropped to about half. The relocation of the trade fair to Munich is to be a symbol of a new beginning. “Automakers such as Mercedes-Benz and Renault used the Munich trade fair … Read more

Cupra UrbanRebel: The urban racer from Spain is a model of the electric Fabia

The Spanish sports arm of Seat, Cupra, introduced the concept of a small electric car ahead of the Munich Motor Show. It is called UrbanRebel and should also serve as a harbinger of a number of small corporate electric cars that will appear on the market in 2025. “This racing concept is a radical interpretation … Read more

Thomas Schäfer: The head of Škoda will ‘wear’ to the Euro 7 standard. The Fabia will become more expensive by EUR 6,000! – Magazine – Car

“It’s crazy”, the current head of the Škoda carmaker Thomas Schäfer reacts so critically to the upcoming Euro 7 emission standard. It is said that he will destroy cars with a price below 20,000 euros. In addition, it will slow down the development of electric cars. Photo: Škoda-Auto Thomas Schaefer – Chairman of the Board … Read more

Requiem for a small station wagon. Škoda wrote their history, now it is closing it with the Fabia Combi

Small station wagons in Europe probably are definitely coming to an end. The curtain is pulling behind them along with the departure of the Škoda Fabia Combi, which in the end will not get a successor, despite the original assumptions. And the current design, which was supposed to last until 2022, will probably also end … Read more

The key thing you should do after getting in the car. Many forget about it

At present, the carmakers in their latest models offer increasingly sophisticated seats, with various anatomical shapes, sports reinforcement, but also massage functions and heating or ventilation. The technology and thus the comfort behind the wheel of modern cars is increasing every year, but manufacturers are also short on one factor. Indeed, if the driver in … Read more