Tag: Skoda

Bulgaria, Romania Trying To Lure VW For New Factory After Freezing Turkey Decision

Bulgaria and Romania are reportedly still on the race for VW’s planned factory, after the German car maker delayed its final decision to pick Turkey for its location. VW established a subsidiary close to Izmir, Turkey that would handle the new $1.4 billion factory that’s supposed to start production in 2022. The German car maker […]

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Skoda EV Mule Hits The Nurburgring, Will Be A Production Version Of The Vision iV Concept

Pictures can be deceiving and that’s certainly the case with this modified Volkswagen Tiguan which was spotted undergoing testing on the Nürburgring earlier today. While the model doesn’t look terribly special, a closer inspection reveals it’s actually a Skoda mule as it has plates from the Czech Republic and a license plate frame identifying it […]

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Is There Any Way A Jeep Wrangler Can Beat A Skoda Kodiaq vRS In A Drag Race?

Some drag races can be quite complex, which is why picking a winner here between the Skoda Kodiaq vRS and a 2019 Jeep Wrangler equipped with a four-cylinder petrol unit isn’t very straight forward. Unlike the Skoda, you can actually take the Jeep apart, removing certain panels of the vehicle – hence why Carwow named […]

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VW Group’s New Factory In Turkey To Produce VW Passat And Skoda Superb

The next-generation VW Passat and Skoda Superb will be produced at the Group’s new factory in Turkey, which will be located on the country’s western coast just outside of Izmir. The new $1.09 billion factory will feature a maximum annual capacity of 300,000 vehicles and is expected to create around 4,000 jobs, including the surrounding […]

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Skoda’s “Laura” Digital Assistant Makes Life On The Move Easier

Skoda has further enriched its tech offering by presenting the new Laura digital assistant. It will launch in the Kamiq and Scala at first, and will eventually make its way into other vehicles. Available in cars fitted with the top-of-the-line Amudsen infotainment system, it can be activated using a simple voice command: “Okay, Laura!”. Subsequently, […]

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