• Fabia
      • Fabia
        Fabia
        NOW THAT'S FAB
        • Driver and passenger airbags​​​​​
        • Height and length adjustable steering wheel
        • Rear air conditioning vents under front seats
  • Rapid
      • Rapid
        Rapid
        DRIVEN BY EXCELLENCE
        • Bluetooth connectivity​​
        • Climatronic - automatic air conditioning with adjustable dual rear vents
        • Front passenger seat adjustment from rear seat
  • Yeti
      • Yeti
        Yeti
        WILD YET TAME
        • Off-road Assistant with Hill Descent Control​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
        • ​​Corner function with front fog lights
        • ​​VarioFlex – variable rear seat system​
  • Octavia
      • Octavia
        Octavia
        BIGGER. BOLDER. BETTER.
        • ​​Bi-Xenon AFS (Adaptive Frontlight System) with corner lamps
        • Panoramic Electric Sunroof with bounce-back system
        • 1.8 TSI, 180 PS engine, 7 speed DSG
  • Superb
      • Superb
        Superb
        GET COMFORTABLE
        • New design language with clear lines, precise quality and balanced proportions​​​​​​​
        • Completely redesigned front end with Bi-xenon headlamps and LED daytime running lights
        • Redesigned rear end with new LED taillights

SKODA AUTO India commences the online booking engine for the New Octavia

10/18/2013
Customers can now pre book the new SKODA Octavia online
Booking amount of INR 5,000 with 100% money back in case of a cancellation
The online booking engine can be used to book any car across the SKODA car-line up

Mumbai, October 16th, 2013: SKODA Auto India today opened the online bookings for The New SKODA Octavia which has been recently introduced in the market. The new Octavia is available at Rs. 1,395,000 for 1.4 TSI Active (ex-showroom New Delhi). It is also available in two additional trims 1.8 TSI and 2.0 TDI. The online booking option will be available for all Octavia trim lines along with the entire SKODA car-line up across the country.

Customers can book their car at a nominal booking amount of INR 5,000 with an option of 100% money back in case of a cancellation. The booking amount can be paid online through net banking, debit card or credit card. Customers can pay the remaining amount at their chosen SKODA dealership.

Talking about SKODA's online booking engine for the new Octavia, Mr. Pawel Szuflak, Director, Sales & Marketing, SKODA AUTO India said, "Online media is one of the most progressive mediums of communication attracting audience of all age groups. In fact, a large part of our prospective customers search for SKODA cars online and determine their choice. With an aim of providing utmost convenience to our customers, we are happy to commence the online booking engine for the new SKODA Octavia and for all our other brands. Octavia has been the heart of SKODA and will surely captivate the hearts and minds of people in India."

The new Octavia boasts of unrivalled space, timeless elegant design, high functionality, innovative safety & comfort systems, high fuel economy, packed with Simply Clever features and globally renowned SKODA's value for money promise. One unique selling point of the SKODA Octavia in its segment is the combination of the elegant saloon car shape with the practical advantages of a car with a large fifth door. The new generation Octavia is superior in terms of quality, technology, efficiency and affinity in the segment it operates.

SKODA has also launched a comprehensive ownership package for the new Octavia which includes SKODA's Road Side Assistance; Service and Maintenance Packages; and an Extended Warranty programme. The customers can also opt for a service cost calculator which has been developed to ensure that they have an idea about their service bill beforehand. This initiative provides the customer with an estimate of the service cost, thereby reducing the ambiguity on the service billing. With the online service appointment option and a SKODA Service APP for Android and iOS which enables a customer to search for authorized service centre in any part of the country and contact them with a single click; SKODA has provided a complete array of customer care services to support the launch of the new Octavia.

Speaking about the new Octavia, Mr. Paweł Szuflak, Director, Sales and Marketing, SKODA AUTO India said, "The new Octavia is our attempt to make the best car in its class and we are confident that it will redefine standards in its segment. By virtue of being built on the Group's MQB platform, the new Octavia is larger and yet lighter than its predecessors. A joy to look at and a greater joy to drive, the new Octavia is sure to captivate the hearts and minds in India. Octavia will be a sheer delight for the customers who have an affinity for premium-ness and quality combined with excellent price value proposition."

1. For more information please visit www.skoda-auto.co.in ; www.skodaoctavia.co.in
2. Octavia Booking - http://www.bookyourskodaonline.com
3. SKODA FB Page - https://www.facebook.com/SkodaIndia
4. SKODA Twitter Handle - https://twitter.com/skodaindia

Five-star rating from Euro – NCAP (2009): ESC, ABS, EBC,  ASR, EDL, MSR as standard 
Passenger protection: 6 airbags, 3-point seatbelts and height adjustable head restraints
Exceptional performance on and off-road
VarioFlex seat system offers high degree of flexibility in the rear ​

Complimentary 16 point check-up facility for Fabia Owners

Flat 25% discount on select wear and tear and underbody parts

The Roadside Assistance service will be made available for a period of 2 years from 1st August, 2014

Month long check-up camp starting 2nd May 2014 to 31st May 2014.
16 point complimentary vehicle health check-up in store for all SKODA customers across the country​​.​​
The 'Rapid Ultima' will have additional features like parking sensors along with a rear view camera, Garmin and Tom-Tom navigation devices, leatherate seat covers, door sill moldings, new seven spoke alloys
The Rapid Ultima will visually differentiate itself with a new attractive exterior decal
This special edition will be available to customers from March 1st, 2014 across the country for a limited period only
SKODA Superb has been a segment leader since its launch in 2004
The redesigned Superb will be available in showrooms across India immediately
SKODA flagship model is now even more appealing: fundamentally revised exterior and innovative technical features
Striking appearance with new SKODA design elements: clear, precise, elegant and commanding
Showcases the redesigned SUPERB and YETI at the New Delhi Auto Expo 2014
Redesigned Superb and Yeti sport SKODA’s new design language, fresh interiors, innovative technology and top features
Market launch planned in 2014
India continues to be one of the key markets as part of 2018 growth strategy
SKODA has delivered a winning product in the very competitive C+ segment with the new Octavia

One of the most awaited cars, the new Octavia, which is bigger in size and engine capacity, is a favorite amongst auto enthusiasts
The Octavia is back: First generation impressed the Indians, now production starts on the next generation in the subcontinent
The new SKODA Octavia is in a class of its own; launches in the Indian market during the festival season
Production underway at the Aurangabad plant
Internationally experienced automobile expert will be responsible for key brand functions including Sales, Service, Network & Marketing for SKODA's India operations

India continues to be a key market for SKODA's 2018 growth strategy
A Seasoned Senior HR Professional with extensive experience in Managing HR, ER and IR, with a proven track record of evolving successful HR Strategies for MNC organizations in India.

Recently Conferred with 'Excellence in HR Award 2012' by United Business Institute, Belgium and Jaro Education

Will be responsible for building a lean, focused and high performance organisation
The Rapid Leisure will include special features like portable navigation system with rear view camera, rear parking sensors, 15 alloy wheels, door sill covers and leatherette seat covers.

The special edition Rapid Leisure will be available to customers across the country for a limited period only.
Mumbai, 03rd June, 2013: To commemorate the World Environment Day, SKODA Auto India in association with SIAM announces "Free Pollution Check" program on June 5th, 2013. Aimed at spreading awareness on environment, this initiative by SKODA India substantiates company's commitment towards the society and the environment. SKODA customers can get a "Free Pollution Check" done on June 5th at any SKODA dealership across the country
SKODA Yeti triumphs in a survey "Auto Express Driver Power 2013" and is again the "most satisfying car to own in the UK"

Three SKODA cars in the top six: In addition to the Yeti, also the Superb and Octavia

46.000 readers of "Auto Express" evaluate 100 models in ten categories

In the first quarter of 2013, SKODA increased by 19.1 percent in Great Britain​​
. The Rapid Prestige edition will include unlimited features like navigation, parking sensors, wind visors, textile floor mats amongst others
. The Rapid prestige edition will be available to customers for a limited period only

Mumbai, April 22nd, 2013: SKODA Auto India launched a limited edition of its popular selling sedan, the SKODA Rapid. The new Rapid Prestige will be priced at Rs 9 Lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi) and will come with unlimited features like navigation, parking sensors, wind visors, floor mats that increase the functional benefits for the customer.

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The new scheme will cover the Ex-showroom price as 100% of the loan amounts across all SKODA Dealerships
Limited period offer available till the April 18th, 2013

Mumbai, April 10, 2013: Owning a SKODA Rapid gets even more accessible as SKODA Finance Private Limited introduces a 100% finance offer. The new scheme will cover the Ex-showroom price as 100% of the loan amounts. For the consumers, buying experience gets eased as they do not have to pay any down payment and can avail the loan at exciting low interest rates. This is a limited period offer available from 8th April to 18th April, 2013.

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​​Second year in a row, SKODA will provide Chauffeur services to its esteemed customers in Mumbai
This initiative is aimed towards raising awareness about 'safe and responsible' driving

Mumbai, April 12, 2013: After receiving encouraging response from its customers, SKODA Auto India is once again commencing - 'If You Drink, We Drive' program in Mumbai. A unique value added service, offers Chauffeur facilities exclusively to SKODA owners who want to enjoy the ongoing sporting season.

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Under the new offer, SKODA Finance gives consumers a chance to own a Rapid and pay the EMI a year after the purchase
The balance payment can be paid with unique EMI options from 2014
The offer will be valid for a limited period across the country​​
SKODA Auto India's marquee product Rapid begins the year with a new Ad Campaign focusing on 'Excellence'
The TVC throws the spotlight on the Indian youth embodying all that is excellent intoday's India
The SKODA Rapid will now be available at an EMI of Rs. 8999 through SKODA Finance
Rohini Devasher wins the Art India Breakthrough Artist Award at the SKODA Prize Finale

Mumbai, February 05, 2013: The SKODA Prize, one of the most prestigious awards on the Indian visual arts scene announced L.N. Tallur as the winner of its third edition. The finale held at the Embassy of Czech Republic on Friday, February 01, 2013 marked an important day for the Indian Art community. Art India announced Rohini Devasher as the winner of Art India Breakthrough Artist Award.

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15th January 2013, New Delhi: The National Gallery of Modern Art and the SKODA Prize for Indian Contemporary Art are delighted to announce the opening of the SKODA Prize Show at the National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi this on 29th January 2013.​
A new era of the European Championship (ERC) has started
Jan Kopecký & Pavel Dresler are first after Leg 1 of the Jänner Rally
The Jänner is part of both the European Championship and the Czech Championship
The conditions on the track are extremely difficult

Freistadt, 4 January, 2013 – As usual, the 2013 rallying season starts with the Jänner Rally in Austria. The weather conditions were extremely difficult today, and SKODA Motorsport's factory crew Jan Kopecký & Pavel Dresler in a SKODA Fabia Super 2000 (who won this event last year and are also the reigning Czech champions) are in the lead after Day 1.​​

Cumulative sales of 34,678 units in CY 2012, resulting in 13% growth over the sameperiod last year

SKODA showcased steady growth despite tough market conditions​

Mumbai, 2nd January, 2013: SKODA Auto India achieved a growth of 13% per cent in its deliveries for 2012. Cumulative sales for the year 2012 numbered 34678 as against 30741 in the year 2011.

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The SKODA Rapid completes one year since its launch in November 2011
Exciting offers are available to celebrate the occasion

Mumbai, 27th November 2012: SKODA’s award winning entry level sedan, the SKODA Rapid successfully completed one year in India, amidst an overwhelming response from its customers. To celebrate this success, SKODA will be introducing exciting offers on the Rapid beginning from today and will be availed at all SKODA dealerships across the country.​​

November 06, 2012, Mumbai - The SKODA Prize, one of the most influential platforms for Indian contemporary art, is pleased to announce its shortlist of artists for the 3rd edition of the prize.

This year's SKODA Prize Top 4 short list of artists includes CAMP (Ashok Sukumaran, Sanjay Bhangar, Shaina Anand and Zinnia Ambapardiwala), Shilpa Gupta, Srinivasa Prasad and L. N. Tallur.​​​

Announcement of Top-20 artists shortlisted for the 2012 Prize
Top 20 Exhibition showcases the most exciting developments in Indian contemporary art

4th October 2012: The SKODA Prize, one of the most influential platforms for Indian contemporary art, is delighted to announce its long list of artists for the third edition of the prize. The top-20 artists have been selected by the esteemed jury panel which includes Anupam Poddar, co‐founder of the pioneering Devi Art Foundation, and leading Indian artist Sheela Gowda as well as Zurich based art historian, curator and writer Mirjam Varadinis. The jury is being chaired by eminent Indian art historian and critic Geeta Kapur.

Makes valuable contribution in the field of education
Builds multi-story building with 10 spacious classrooms
Rural education is one of the fields where SKODA Auto India works, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility programme

Aurangabad, 14th August, 2012: Built by SKODA Auto India, Shendra’s new Zilla Parishad School was inaugurated today. The building was inaugurated by Prof. Dr. Winfried Vahland, Chairman of the Board of Management, SKODA Auto a.s, Dr. Kalyan Kale, and Mr. Sudhir Rao, Managing Director, SKODA Auto India. In addition to these dignitaries, senior members from the Management from SKODA Auto were present along with key members from the Gram Panchayat and local villagers.

459 employees and their families donated blood in the camp organized by SKODA Auto India, Aurangabad
For the second consecutive year SKODA Auto met the blood requirement for one day in Aurangabad as part of SKODA Auto India's CSR initiative

Aurangabad, 25th July, 2012: A blood donation camp was held at SKODA Auto India's plant in Aurangabad today. For the first time, as many as 459 employees along with their families participated in this donation drive on the same day and at the same time. The donors helped collect a day's blood requirement in Aurangabad, which is a historical feat for the city’s corporate sector.

The Rapid Float campaign will traverse to 35 towns across Chennai, Madurai, Vellore and Trichy in Tamil Nadu
This initiative will be led by Gurudev Motors - SKODA Auto India’s authorized dealer in Tamil Nadu
Consumers have the opportunity to test drive the SKODA Rapid on the spot

Chennai, July 6th, 2012: With a view to taking the matchless SKODA experience to the consumers, SKODA Auto India has organized a Float campaign for its latest entrant – SKODA Rapid - that will travel across key locations in Tamil Nadu. The road show exclusively managed by Gurudev Motors will commence from July 6, 2012 starting with Chennai and followed by Vellore, Trichy and Madurai. The journey of 25 days will cover 35 locations across Tamil Nadu.

Records total sales of 4,923 units in June 2012
The Rapid continues to drive volumes with 3246 units

Mumbai, 2nd July, 2012: SKODA Auto India registered a growth of 89% for June 2012 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for June 2012 stood at 4,923 units against 2610 units for June 2011.

Applications to the prestigious SKODA Prize for Indian Contemporary art will be open from June 30, 2012.

Mumbai – June 25, 2012: Launched in 2009, by SKODA Auto India and Seventy EMG, The SKODA Prize is recognized as one of the most of influential platforms for Indian contemporary art. Call for entry begins on June 30th, applications are available on www.theskodaprize.com and will be accepted until 31st August 2012.

The Rapid Float campaign will traverse to 30 towns across Vizag, Vijaywada and Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh
This initiative will be led by Mahavir Auto - SKODA Auto India’s authorized dealer in Andhra Pradesh
Consumers have the opportunity to test drive the SKODA Rapid on the spot

Hyderabad, June 7th, 2012: With a view to taking the matchless SKODA experience to the consumers, SKODA Auto India has organized a Float campaign for its latest entrant – SKODA Rapid that will travel across key locations in Andhra Pradesh. The road show exclusively managed by Mahavir Auto will commence from June 9, 2012 starting with Vizag followed by Vijaywada and Hyderabad. The journey of 38 days will cover 30 towns across Andhra Pradesh.

Launches all new Ambition variant which makes the model line more accessible
The Superb Ambition will now start at Rs. 18.09 lacs-Ex Showroom Chandigarh

Chandigarh, May 08, 2012: SKODA AUTO India has introduced a new version in the Superb model line. The all new Superb Ambition version will start at Rs. 18.09 lacs ex showroom Chandigarh and will allow greater accessibility to the Superb range. However, while making the model line more accessible, SKODA has retained Superb’s class-leading values in safety, comfort and efficiency.

SKODA will provide Chauffeur services to its esteemed customers in Mumbai
This initiative is aimed towards raising awareness about ‘safe and responsible’ driving

Mumbai, April 26, 2012: SKODA AUTO India is pleased to introduce - ‘If You Drink, We Drive’, a value added service initiated for SKODA owners in Mumbai. An exclusive Chauffeur service for a drop at home will be extended to SKODA owners enjoying matches in clubs and restaurants located anywhere in the city. This unique initiative will commence from 27th April – 27th May, 2012.

The Fabia Scout will start at Rs. 6.79 lacs Ex Showroom - Delhi
Sports best in class features with many first time features in the segment
Visually differentiates itself from segment competitors

Mumbai, (24th April 2012): SKODA Auto India introduces the Fabia Scout variant to the Fabia model line. The all new Fabia Scout will start at Rs 6.79 lacs ex showroom Delhi and will allow greater extension to the very dynamic Fabia product range. While extending the model line, SKODA has retained its value for money proposition and class leading values in safety, comfort and efficiency.

Launches all new Ambition variant which makes the model line more accessible
The Superb range will now start at Rs. 17.6 lacs Ex-Showroom Maharashtra

Mumbai, April 18, 2012: SKODA Auto India has introduced changes in the Superb model line. The all new Superb Ambition version will start at Rs. 17.6 lacs ex-showroom Maharashtra and will allow greater accessibility to the Superb range. However, while making the model line more accessible, SKODA has retained the Superb’s class-leading values in safety, comfort and efficiency.

SKODA AUTO India is the Associate Sponsor of Star Network’s Show - Satyamev Jayate
The show will see Aamir Khan make his debut on the small screen
Satyamev Jayate will simultaneously go on air in multiple languages across the Star TV network in India

Mumbai, April 17, 2012: SKODA AUTO India is proud to announce their association with Satyamev Jayate - the show that will mark superstar Aamir Khan’s television debut on Star Network. Satyamev Jayate will be aired across multiple channels on the Star network, reaching out to more than 400 million viewers across the country.

The winner’s – Vanya Mishra (Miss India World), Prachi Mishra (Miss India Earth) and Rochelle Maria Rao (Miss India International) were felicitated with SKODA Fabia cars

Mumbai, April 02, 2012: The finale of the Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012 had an extravagant culmination, as the three beautiful winners gleamed in glory with their New SKODA Fabia. SKODA India was the ‘Official Car Partner’ for Pantaloons Femina Miss India, for the second time in a row.

SKODA’s successful association with the celebrated beauty pageant has continued into the second consecutive year
The three winners of Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012 to be felicitated with SKODA cars

Mumbai, 19 th March 2012: SKODA Auto India announces its association with one of India’s prestigious beauty pageant – Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012, for the second consecutive year. This association signifies SKODA’s sincere appreciation for style and excellence. The three proclaimed winners of the pageant will be felicitated by SKODA, by taking home their very own SKODA cars.

The SKODA Rapid campaign is based on thoughtful solutions for different needs during the Indian wedding
The film depicts different requirements of a car during the wedding and elaborates how the Rapid is thoughtfully built for each occasion

Mumbai, February 09, 2012: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic, today launched its latest SKODA Rapid Ad Campaign titled ‘Big Fat Indian Wedding’. Encapsulating SKODA’s proposition of ‘Being Thoughtful’, the new TVC creatively blends the needs of great Indian family with SKODA Rapid’s Simply Clever solutions.

Internationally experienced automobile expert to run Czech manufacturer’s Indian operations from March 1st 2012
Subcontinent important element in SKODA growth strategy
Brand has been active in market for ten years

Mumbai/Mladá Boleslav, January 30 th , 2012 – Sudhir Rao will become managing director of SKODA AUTO India Private Limited, effective March 1 st , 2012. Born in India, Rao has extensive experience in the international automobile industry and is considered a profound expert on the Indian market.

Marc Quinn Announces the Winner of The SKODA Prize 2011

New Delhi, Friday 28th January 2012: After the astounding success of The SKODA Prize 2010, SKODA Auto India and Seventy Event Media Group came together again to present the biggest and most prestigious award on the Indian visual arts scene, THE SKODA PRIZE for Indian Contemporary Art. The SKODA Prize is an annual celebration that recognizes outstanding work in Indian contemporary art.

Sales increase by 15 percent to around 875,000 cars in 2011
First year of growth strategy a resounding success
Ramp-up of capacities ahead for further growth
New Citigo and Rapid models make promising starts
Most successful year in motorsport in company’s history

New Delhi/Mladá Boleslav, January 5th, 2012 – SKODA continued on its growth path in 2011 and set another sales record. The brand’s sales increased based on preliminary figures by15 percent to attain a new all-time high of around 875,000cars compared to 762,600 vehicles in 2010. At the same time, the manufacturer successfully introduced the new Citigo and Rapid as the first cars under its model offensive.

 

Sales increase by 15 percent to around 875,000 cars in 2011
Indian sales up 50 per cent to 30,005 units in 2011
New Rapid saloon to open up largest segment in Indian market for brand
SKODA marks ten years of success in India

New Delhi/Mladá Boleslav, January 5th, 2012 –SKODA is determined to continue strong growth worldwide and to improve its favourable position in India, officials of the Czech company said at New Delhi AUTO EXPO 2012.

People's choice is chosen! Puzzle is solved. Indian consumers have voted for their favourite car, bike and commercial vehicle of the year 2011.

December 26, 2011: Vicky.in, India's Leading Car & Bike Store has today announced the results of its People's Choice Awards 2011, which recognizes the best in the field of Cars, Bikes and Commercial Vehicles launched in the year. The winners of Vicky.in awards are based on people's choice and selected through an online voting. People’s choice Awards received an overwhelming response with over 1,00,000 consumers have cast their votes.

Records total sales of 2627 units in November 2011
Booking of over 1600 rapid in the initial few days
Introduces Online Booking Engine

Mumbai, December 01, 2011 - SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic today announced a growth of 43% for November ’11 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for November’11 stood at 2627 units against 1841 units for November ’10.

Priced at Rs 13.20 Lakhs
Available in 2 trim levels : Active & Ambition
Most fuel efficient SUV in the country – 17.72 kmpl
It is an urban SUV along with the abilities to tackle off-road terrain

Top propositions such as ESP, Hill Hold control and Vario Flex offered with the new 4x2 model


Mumbai, 21st November, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic announced the launch the new SKODA Yeti 4x2, after the success of the earlier launched Yeti 4x4. The range of Yeti is extended with a two-wheel-drive diesel option priced at Rs 13.20 lakhs ex showroom Maharashtra and is expected to further drive the car's success into new customer groups.

It will be priced at Rs. 6.75 lakhs ex showroom Delhi
India is the debut market for SKODA Rapid
Launch of the Rapid reinforces SKODA’s commitment to the Indian market
It is a made in India and made for India car

Delhi, 16th November, 2011: SKODA Auto India launched its much awaited C segment sedan SKODA Rapid in India today. With superior quality design and exclusive features tailor made for the Indian market, the Rapid will be available at a price of Rs. 6.75 lakhs ex showroom Delhi. Symbolizing SKODA’s brand value – “Simply Clever”, the Rapid is ideal for the Indian streets with an attractive design, ample space, excellent safety equipment and modern proven technology. With this offering, Rapid is expected to become the cornerstone for brand SKODA in India.

The new compact SKODA sedan bears the name 'Rapid'

In the presence of Prof. Dr. Winfried Vahland, Chairman of the Board of Management, SKODA Auto a.s. announces the start of production of SKODA Rapid


Pune, 7 October, 2011: SKODA Auto India began production of its much anticipated entry level sedan, the SKODA Rapid at its plant in Chakan, near Pune today. SKODA Rapid is the first car from the SKODA brand which has been designed, keeping in mind the special needs of Indian customers and will be exclusively manufactured in India.

Records total sales of 1812 units in August 2011

Mumbai, September 01, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a growth of 20% for August ’11 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for August’11 stood at 1812 units against 1512 units for August ’10.

A celebration of SKODA’s illustrious 110 years of motorsport heritage and its recent victory of the 2010 IRC championship
Ties the performance of the TSI engine to a dynamically sharper chassis
Visual package inimitably RS
Short-shifting 6-speed manual gearbox


Mumbai, August 31, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic, introduced one of the most anticipated cars the all new SKODA Laura RS edition. SKODA Laura RS will appeal to both the rational and emotional needs of the performance enthusiast and its unique positioning in the segment will make it instantly identifiable among other cars.

Mumbai, 30 August 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India announces a unique invitation to SKODA owners and enthusiasts to connect live and interact with its experts on www.SkodaLauraRS.co.in and explore the new SKODA Laura RS.

365 days service spanning the entire country (excluding islands)
2 dedicated toll-free numbers 1800 209 4646 & 1800 102 6464
Immediate attention to customer in addition to the Multilingual services

Mumbai, August 19, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India announces the rollout of 24*7 Road side assistance program - SKODA Assistance NON STOP HELP ON THE ROAD, a unique after sales proposition to enhance the ownership experience for its customers. The Roadside Assistance program will be a complimentary service to all new SKODA customers for the first 2 years.

Records total sales of 2412 units in July 2011

Mumbai, August 01, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a significant growth of 98% for July '11 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India's total sales for July '11 stood at 2412 units against 1222 units for July '10.

Cars to be examined thoroughly for the monsoons
Check-up across all of SKODA’s dealerships from 15th June to 30th June (All states except Tamil Nadu) and 15th August to 31st August (For Tamil Nadu)

Mumbai, 13 June 2011: SKODA Auto India has organized a 'Pre-Monsoon Campaign' for its customers at all their dealerships across India from 15th June to 30th June (All states except Tamil Nadu) and 15th August to 31st August (For Tamil Nadu).

Celebrating the World Environment Day on June 5, 2011
Free PUC check up and issuance of PUC certificates

Mumbai, 5th June 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a day long "Free Pollution Check Up" campaign on the occasion of "World Environment Day" to promote greener, safer and healthier environment in India.

Announces Special offers as part of the celebrations

Mumbai, 4th June 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India completes a milestone of 10 years of its presence in India. On the occasion of its 10 th anniversary SKODA launches ‘SKODA Celebration’ campaign with special offers across all of SKODA’s carlines.

Records a total sales of 2761 units in May 2011
Expands its 3S dealership network across India

Mumbai, June 01, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a stupendous sales growth of 100% for May '11 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India‟s total sales for May‟11 stood at 2761 units against 1381 units for May '10.

The award aims to recognize and honour the talent from the world of Indian contemporary art

New Delhi, Friday 27th May 2011: After the stupendous success in 2010 of The SKODA Prize’, SKODA Auto India and Seventy Event Media Group have come together again to present year two of this prestigious award celebrating contemporary art in India.

  • Doubles its growth over the last year
  • Achieves total sales of 2446 units in April 2011

  • Mumbai, May 2nd, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto A.S., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a stupendous sales growth of 90% for April ’11 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for April’11 stood at 2446 units against 1285 units for April ’10.

All New SKODA Fabia was the Official Car Partner at PFMI

Mumbai, 14 April, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), one of the premium automobile manufacturers in India associated with India’s most prestigious beauty pageant - Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2011.

Official ceremony on April 15th, 2011, in Mladá Boleslav with high-ranking international representatives from politics and business

Czech president Václav Klaus, the president of the Senate of the Czech Parliament Milan Štěch, and the former foreign minister of Germany HansDietrich Genscher among the guests

Volkswagen represented by its CEO Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn and other board members of the Group

Appreciation of a 20-year old success story ​

All New SKODA Fabia to be the Official Car Partner

Three winners of Pantaloons Femina Miss India to be awarded the All New SKODA Fabia

Mumbai, 29th March, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), one of the premium automobile manufacturers in India today announced its association with India’s most prestigious beauty pageant - Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2011.​

​​The Announcement of the Winner of The SKODA Prize 2010 – 2011 by Anish Kapoor

New Delhi, Friday, 21 January 2011: SKODA Auto India and Seventy Event Media Group have come together to create and present the biggest and most prestigious award on the Indian visual arts scene, The SKODA Prize. Today, the first winner of The SKODA Prize will be announced at a ceremony at the Taj Palace hotel. A team of five experts, three Indian and two international, will scrutinize the work and discuss its merits before coming to a decision. World-famous sculptor Anish Kapoor will hand over The SKODA Prize Trophy and a cheque for a million rupees to one artist chosen from a shortlist of three. The creations of the three shortlisted artists are on display at Max Mueller Bhavan.​​

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Mumbai: January 31st, 2011: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a sales growth of 50 % for the month of January, 2011. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for January, 2011 stood at 2825 units against 1881 units in January 2010.​​

​​A step towards development of Skilled Manpower in the MARATHWADA: SKODA Auto India Provides Educational Material to ITI Aurangabad

SKODA Auto India continues its support of education
SKODA Auto India provides educational material to ITI

Aurangabad, 11th Jan 2011 – SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and part of Group Volkswagen India proudly continues its activities aimed towards development of the region; today the company moved a step forward in the traditionally supported field of technical education in India. It is SKODA Auto India’s aim to develop and support local education and knowhow and provide opportunities to young student in becoming professionals in the automotive field.​

​​SKODA YETI wins the SUV of the Year
Economic Times Zigwheels honor’s the SKODA Yeti with the SUV of the Year Award

Mumbai: 17th December, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, was awarded the SUV of the year by Economic Times – Zigwheels for the recently launched SKODA Yeti.​

​​The SKODA YETI bags 2 more prestigious motoring awards
Top Gear honor’s the SKODA Yeti with the car of the Year Award
CNBC Overdrive honor’s the SKODA Yeti with the SUV of the Year Award

Mumbai: January,04, 2011: Globally launched in 2009, SKODA Auto India recently launched the Yeti amongst much anticipation. Ever since the first showcase of the Yeti at the AutoExpo early this year, the SKODA Yeti has captured the imagination of auto enthusiasts and customers alike with its inimitable style, great build quality and robust features.​

​​SKODA Auto India Aurangabad Plant grabs Prestigious international “Greentech Environmental Excellence Award”.

“Greentech foundation conducts Environmental performance competition every year across the Industries in India. This year also the Competition was conducted in which 300 Companies have participated.


M/S SKODA Auto India, Aurangabad has won “Silver Award” in automobile sector from Greentech Foundation for its distinguished and consistent efforts in the area of Environmental Management.


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SKODA Auto India kicks off a month long wildlife adventure with the Yeti Right Of Way Expedition 30 days of thrilling adventure across 4 states, 3000 kms of unforgiving terrain, 17 scenic rivers, 5 glorious forests and endless miles of desert sands, the Yeti Right of Way Expedition promises to be an exhilarating experience


Mumbai, 13th December 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India flagged of the SKODA Yeti Right of Way Expedition a month long adventure in the remote and untested terrains of rural (wild forest) India. Flagging off from JMD Auto, Andheri East, Mumbai, on 13th December, 2010 was famed actor, director and producer Luke Kenny and wildlife enthusiastic and photographer Mr. Nayan Khanolkar.​

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H E Mr Miloslav Stasek – Ambassador of the Czech Republic – and Mr Juergen Stackmann – Member of the Board of Directors for Sales and Marketing at SKODA Auto – commemorate this momentous occasion


SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and part of Group Volkswagen India, one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today rolled out the 1,00,001st car from its plant at Aurangabad. The fact that the 1,00,001st car was a Yeti, one of SKODA’s recent launches, makes it an even more special event. The occasion was graced by H E Mr Miloslav Stasek, the Ambassador of the Czech Republic in India, and Mr Stackmann,- the Board Member for Sales and Marketing at SKODA Auto a.s. and Chairman of SKODA Auto India.​

​​SKODA YETI launched at an attractive price tag of Rs. 14.98 Lakhs

SKODA Yeti ‘Cult’ hits India

Internationally acclaimed Yeti is characterized with a unique combination of design, safety and functionality

Experience the dynamism and versatility of SKODA’s new SUV - SKODA Yeti

Available in 2.0l TDI CR engine programme
Best-in-class advanced 4x4 with off-road technology (4th Generation Haldex Clutch)
Best-in-class safety features
Best-in-class fuel consumption & engine performance(17.67 kmpl source ARAI test)
Dynamic SUV: Executive car for urban Indian, & Weekend car for adventurous Indian
Only diesel engine premium SUV in its price range
Unmatched off-road credentials afforded by latest and clever technology

Dr. h.c. Winfried Vahland, Chairman of Board of Directors of SKODA Auto a.s. and the new Volkswagen Group Chief Representative India & President and Managing Director Volkswagen India Pvt. Ltd, Dr. Frank Loeschmann. In his first visit to India as the new Chairman of Board, Dr. Vahland’s reaffirmed India’s status as one of the most important markets in SKODA Auto’s global growth story. The visit also re-iterates the company’s commitment to dig deep into this market and realize its full potential.​​​

  • Premium appointments comprising interior chrome decor, ivory interiors and soft-touch dashboard
  • Airbags for all models – including dual airbags starting from the mid version. Unique to class safety systems – EBC (engine braking control) and Dual Rate brake assist
  • The highest performance engine in its class (1.6 MPI)
  • One of the most fuel efficient diesel motor (1.2 TDI CR)
  • Largest luggage compartment in class
  • One of the most spacious passenger cabins in the segment
  • New signature SKODA design reminiscent of larger SKODA models
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Inclusive of aesthetic care, exterior polishing and general check-up.

Mumbai, 5st October 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India today announced a two week long Festival Campaign at all SKODA authorized dealerships across India. The Festive campaign commences on 1st October 2010 and until 14th October 2010 and from 18th October to 30th October for Delhi and NCR.​

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SKODA Auto continues its growth trajectory as the company registers a healthy sales growth of 1511 units in the month of August 2010.

Mumbai- September 1st, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a sales growth of 24% for the month of August 2010 over July 2010. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for August 2010 stood at an impressive 1511 units. SKODA has registered impressive growth in this year riding on the success of SKODA Superb and New SKODA Laura.​

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An evening of style and glamour, the party was host to the who’s who of the city’s elite

Mumbai, 9th September 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), one of the premium automobile manufacturers in India, kicked of the fashion season with an evening of style and glamour hosted by celebrated designer Aki Narula. The evening played host to guests from the fashion fraternity and the city’s glitterati.​

​​Aurangabad, 10th August 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto A.S., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, announced the appointment of Dr. Oliver Gruenberg as its new Managing Director – Technical Affairs.​

A unique after sales initiative to enhance customer experience
Includes Basic Motor Insurance, 24x7 Roadside Assistance and Extended Warranty

Mumbai- August 3rd, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India has announced SKODA Shield; a unique after sales proposition for SKODA customers. SKODA shield will ensure "4 years of carefree driving" with zero worries ownership experience for all customers.​

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Mumbai- July 1st, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a sales growth of 43% for the month of June 2010 over the same period last year. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for June 2010 stood at 1638 units against 1145 units in June 2009. SKODA Auto India sales for the first half of 2010 (Jan-June’10) stood at an impressive 68% growth as compared to the same period last year. The company sold a total of 9814 units from January to June 2010 as against 5840 units for the same period last year. All the SKODA models have improved in their market share as compared to last year. SKODA Superb has been outperforming the D segment with almost 30% market share and has maintained the No. 1 position since its market introduction.​

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Mumbai- June 1, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a sales growth of 30% for the month of May 2010. SKODA Auto India’s total sales for May 2010 stood at 1381 units against 1062 units in May 2009.

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Mumbai, 4th June 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a two day long 'Free Pollution Check' campaign on the occasion of "World Environment Day". The "Free Pollution CheckUp" campaign aimed at spreading awareness about environment, will be held on 5th and 6th June at all SKODA dealerships across India. SKODA Auto India is the first automobile company to initiate a "Free Pollution Check" camp for all customers across India celebrating the World Environment Day.​​​​

Marikar Engineers provides SKODA Auto’s International quality standards at Trivandrum

Kerala, 27th May, 2010 - SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), today inaugurated Marikar Engineers Sales, Service and Spares (3S) dealership in Trivandrum, Kerala. The 18,000 sq feet Marikar Engineers is specially designed to meet SKODA’s global standards in quality to bring unmatched sales and service to customers in Kerala.​

Mumbai, April 29th, 2010: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto A.S., Czech Republic and one of the most promising automobile companies in India, today announced a sales growth of 213% for quarter ending March’10 over the same period last year.​​

Extends the existing Superb Portfolio

Mumbai, India, 1sh April'10:
SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s (Czech Republic) and one of the most promising automobile companies in India announced the launch of the  SKODA Superb 1.8 TSI (Petrol) with Manual Transmission (MT) today. The launch of the Manual Transmission in the Superb commemorates the one year success of the All New Superb which was introduced in India in March 2009.​​

Superb Combi, Laura RS, Fabia Sportline & Fabia Greenline showcased alongside the International best seller SUV

New Delhi, Jan 6, 2010: SKODA AutoIndia lifted the veil off its international bestseller SUV YETI for the first time in India at the 10th Auto Expo 2010 in New Delhi today. Mr. Reinhard Fleger, Member of the Board, Sales and Marketing, SKODA Auto and Mr. Thomas Kuehl, Member of the Board, Sales & Marketing, SKODA Auto India celebrated the extension of SKODA's model range to five in India with the unveiling of the soon to be launched YETI.​​

Awards for the all new SKODA Superb:
1. Best Sedan of the Year – Auto Bild India Golden Steering Wheel Awards 2010
2. BS Motoring Executive Car of The Year 2010 - Business Standard Motoring Awards 2010
3. Entry Premium Car of the Year - NDTV Car & Bike Awards 2010
4. Executive Sedan of the Year - ET Zigwheels Awards 2009
5. Best Fun to Drive Car of the Year - ET Zigwheels Awards 2009.

Ahmedabad, 22nd December 09: SKODA Auto India has extended its partnership with the internationally renowned fashion designer, Manish Malhotra, to take the exclusive SKODA Superb Wedding Collection Roadshow on a tour across India. Today this exquisite collection, designed by Manish Malhotra exclusively for SKODA Auto India, was showcased at The Grand Bhagwati, Ahmedabad by top models walking the ramp. The event was put together with support from SKODA’s home dealer – Torque Automotives Pvt Ltd.​​

Mumbai, December 01, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic, today announced a record growth of 183 % in sales for the month of November 2009 over November 2008. SKODA Auto India's total sales for November 2009 stood at 1425 units as against 504 units in November, 2008.​​

Mumbai, November 19, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), today showcased its high performance cars- featuring the Laura RS, the new SKODA Laura Laurin & Klement and the All New SKODA Superb 3.6 V6 - at the Auto Car Performance Show 09, India’s premier event for serious car and bike enthusiasts.​​

Mumbai, November 2, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic, today announced a record of 98% growth in sales for the month of October 2009 over October 2008.​​

Joy of Running equates Joy of Giving
New Delhi, November 1, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a. s. Czech Republic and its business associates from Delhi and NCR today participated in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon - India's premier and top rated running event. It is also India's only IAAF Gold Label race.​​

Super offer on the super hatch – Save upto Rs.50,000/- on the select models of SKODA Fabia
Mumbai, October 22, 2009: Buying a new SKODA is now just a click away. SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s. Czech, today announced the launch of their Fabia online sales project” in association with India’s leading automotive website, CarWale.com.​​

Mumbai, October 1, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic, today announced a strong growth of 53 % in sales for the month of September 2009 over September 2008.​

The New Laura & Superb outperform the competition in the C+ and D segments respectively

Mumbai, September 1, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republ ic, today announced that the company achieved record sales of 1463 units in the month of August 2009. With this figure SKODA Auto India registered 33% growth in sales as compared to 1103 units sold in August 2008. The company secured the No. 1 position for combined sales in C+ and D Segments for the month of August 2009, ahead of all other car manufacturers in these segments in India.​

Mumbai, August 13, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic, today announced an introduction of 2 years warranty on SKODA Genuine Parts and SKODA Genuine Accessories with effect from August 15, 2009 for their customers in India. Starting August 15, 2009 the two year warranty will be available on SKODA Genuine Parts & Accessories across the product range which includes the SKODA Superb, SKODA Octavia, SKODA Laura and SKODA Fabia.​

July 30th, 2009: Despite the ongoing global economic crisis, the Czech Republic's biggest car manufacturer, SKODA Auto, has achieved positive results in the first half of 2009. The Company's operating result is CZK 4.2 billion which, however, is less than a half of the amount achieved over the same period of last year. Converted to EUR, the SKODA Auto Group has contributed € 135 million to the Volkswagen Group's operating result for the first six months of 2009.​

Delhiites to experience an unique automotive shopping experience with the next generation of SKODA showrooms

New Delhi, July 16th, 2009: SKODA Auto India, a fully owned subsidiary of SKODA Auto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), one of the premium automobile manufacturers in India, today officially opened the doors to its first ever boutique showroom, Arshia Motors in Connaught Place, New Delhi.​​