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Fastest, most powerful Octavia yet, arrives in July

Skoda says that their most powerful Octavia RS to date, the new RS 245, is now available to order as a combi estate as well as a hatchback from €39,865. It adds that the sporty RS version of their bestselling

Skoda names second SUV, to arrive within a year

Have you ever wondered if carmakers will run out of names for new models? The thought crossed my mind when Skoda said that their new compact SUV will be called the Karoq. The name and its spelling originate from the

Skoda has a Vision for an electric future

The Shanghai Motor Show 2017 (next Wednesday, April 19) will see Skoda debut its first electric-study Vision, which has autonomous driving capability. With the Vision E study, the company provides its first brand-specific outlook on the future of individual mobility.

New facelift Skoda Rapid models here in July

Skoda is enhancing the their Rapid and Rapid Spacebacuk with numerous innovations as part of a facelift ahead of their arrival in Ireland this July. Passengers will also have the option to be ‘always online’ thanks to a WLAN (wireless

More dynamic Skoda Kodiaq Sportline on the way

With the Skoda Kodiaq Sportline, the Czech car manufacturer will present a more elegant, dynamic variant of its new large SUV. Design features specifically developed for the sporty model variant shape the exterior and interior. For the Skoda Kodiaq Sportline,

Revised new Skoda Octavia and Octavia RS

Skoda has made major revisions to its best-selling model, the Octavia. Available here shortly, the model features a newly designed front and rear section, state-of-the-art driver assistance systems, infotainment and connectivity, as well as additional new equipment which further enhance

€12.5million dealer network investment in Škoda

Škoda dealers have invested €12.5million in new showrooms in the past 18 months, John Donegan, Brand Director at Škoda Ireland has confirmed. The investment comes at time when the brand delivered more than 9,500 vehicles in 2016, a 20 per

Škoda Kodiaq on road trip across Europe

In advance of the eagerly anticipated launch of the Škoda Kodiaq to the Irish market in March of next year, Škoda Ireland has taken a fleet of Kodiaq’s on the first test drives in the form of a road trip

Škoda Ireland unveils first Irish TV advert

Škoda Ireland has announced details of a €650,000 investment in the development and rollout of its first ever Irish TV advert for the car brand. The advert will hit TV screens on December 5 and was produced by Dublin-based creative

New Sportline addition to Skoda Superb 2017 range

In January, Skoda will add a new Sportline model to their ‘Superb’ range as part of their 2017 model line-up. It says that it will offer customers a range of sporty aesthetics combined with related sporty driving dynamics. The new