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The VW Group have announced that a new Skoda Superb will launch by the end of next year. The 2016 Skoda Superb will be based on the VW Group’s MQB architecture and its reported to share nearly 50 percent of its components with the new VW Passat (which arrives by the end of this year). The move to this platform will ensure better cabin space in the new sedan, reports Auto Motor Und Sport, who...

Czech manufacturer Skoda has officially announced that the new 2015 Skoda Fabia will be launched towards October in Europe. In a press release detailing the company’s sales achievements for 2013, the company said that the hatchback had achieved sales of 202,000 units in 2013, down from 240,500 units in 2012. The new Skoda Fabia will be built on VW’s MQB-A platform. Current Fabia pictured...

The VW Group had its annual press conference in Germany last week. Apart from announcing sales and profits for the past year, the Group outlined its future and investment plans. The VW Group brands will launch 100 models in 2014 and 2015. Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, announced that this year and next year, the VW Group brands (comprising...

Forget the sub-4 meter SUVs/crossovers we covered a few weeks ago. The cars listed here, in comparison to the compact SUVs, can be considered full-sized. These cars have a more rugged appeal, get seven seats, and some have the 4×4 option. 1. Mahindra Scorpio Facelift The Mahindra Scorpio facelift has been testing for over a year now and we should see the car launch by the middle of the year....

Skoda has brought along two new variants on the Octavia to the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Skoda Octavia G-TEC CNG The Skoda Octavia G-TEC uses a CNG system and is the first mass-produced Octavia to be fitted with CNG technology. Power comes from a 1.4-liter four-cylinder TSI engine which produces 108 hp. The Octavia CNG comes with two gas tanks which give the car a range of 410 km. Once the CNG tanks...

The Skoda Octavia Scout gets its public premiere at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Based on the Octavia Combi (Station Wagon), the Scout further appeals as an all-rounder with its off-road inspired looks and all wheel drive system. The Scout does not merely sport visual enhancements. The ground clearance is upped by 33 mm over the standard Octavia Combi and an all wheel drive system with a Haldex-5...

Skoda has previewed its future design language through a concept, the ‘Skoda VisionC’, at the Geneva Motor Show. The VisionC, says Skoda, is becoming more expressive, dynamic and emotional and underpins the dawn of the brand. The design language was shown on a five-door Coupe that features an interplay of concave and convex surfaces, as well as shapes and precise lines, says Skoda. The...

Update – Image Gallery from its Geneva premiere added below the text. Skoda will showcase top-of-the-line Octavia L&K edition at the 2014 Geneva Motor show, which starts on the 4th of March. The L&K (named after the founders, Laurin & Klement) edition will be available for both the Octavia and the Octavia Combi models. The L&K package includes 18-inch aluminium wheels, bi-xenon...