Tag: Skoda

Škoda reveals the all electric Enyaq iV vRS

Earlier this week, Škoda revealed its first vRS branded electric car, with the upcoming Enyaq iV vRS. As the name suggests, this is a performance version of the standard Enyaq iV SUV. The car has the same battery pack as the standard model, same power output, same 0-60mph time and the range is even the same. The new car is identical in specs to the Coupe, with 295bhp and 460Nm […]

Škoda is working on a small electric car, will cost under £20k

This week, it has been reported that Škoda is working on a small electric car, similar in size to the existing Fabia. The upcoming car would cost under £20,000 and will ultimately replace the current Fabia model. Autocar spoke to Klaus Zellmer, the boss of Škoda who revealed the news. This week Škoda revealed the all new Vision 7S concept car and Autocar spoke to Zellmer at the launch. Zellmer revealer that the Fabia […]

New, all electric Škoda Enyaq Coupe iV vRS now on sale in the UK

Škoda has launched its very first electric vRS model, geared towards performance. The vRS brand has been around a for a long time and is Škoda’s equivalent to Volkswagen’s GTI performance brand, with VW now using the GTX name for its performance electric cars. The new Enyaq Coupe iV vRS has a dual motor system with 295bhp, with a 0-60mph time of 6.5 seconds. Top speed here is 111mph and […]

Škoda announces new Karoq with updates styling and new tech

Škoda has recently introduced a new updated version of its smaller SUV, the Karoq. Škoda has made some changes to the technology that the car comes with as well as some exterior design changes. On the outside the LED headlights are slimmer with a new body coloured rear spoiler at the back. The fuel tank also has a new more aerodynamically efficient design. The Karoq is more sustainable than before […]

Škoda Fabia Estate to not make a return, company to focus new electric cars

Škoda has announced this week that the new Fabia, which went on sale last month will not be available as an estate, despite the company confirming in the past that it would. Škoda is aiming to get its product lineup full of more electric vehicles, therefore it had to stop development of the new Fabia Estate. The new Škoda Fabia was supposed to have a new estate version, which was […]

New Škoda Fabia now on sale in the UK

Škoda has announced this week that the new Fabia is on sale in the UK with prices starting at £14,905. Škoda announced it back in May this year with an original date to be on sale of next year. The new car will be available to order from the 28th September. Škoda will have five trim levels available, with S, SE Comfort, Colour Edition, SE L, Monte Carlo. The latter […]

Škoda reveals details for new Kodiaq

Skoda has recently announced the Kodiaq which has received a redesign in certain areas as well as some new technology and the return of the vRS performance model, this time with petrol powering it rather than diesel. The new Kodiaq, like its smaller Kamiq and Karoq siblings are all based on the MQB platform from the VW Group and this is shared between Seat, VW and Skoda. The new Kodiaq […]

Škoda announces brand new Fabia, going on sale next year

This week, Škoda launched the all new Fabia supermini which is now based on the Audi A1 Sportback, Seat Ibiza and Volkswagen Polo platform. The fourth generation car will be launching in the UK next year and cost from around £13,500, which undercuts the Polo by around £2,000. Despite being part of the VW Group for over twenty years, the Skoda has never made the Fabia use the same platform […]

Skoda is bringing the Kodiaq vRS back for 2021

Back in September last year, Skoda dropped the vRS sports version of its large seven weather SUV, the Kodiaq. At the time, the reasoning was due to emissions regulations. The last version of the Kodiaq vRS used a 237bhp twin-turbo diesel engine and it exceeded the emissions targets level. Skoda has just announced a new refreshed Kodiaq, which redesigns the lights all round to be more angular and inline with […]

The all electric Skoda Enyaq iV is now on sale in the UK

As of this week, Skoda has put the all new Enyaq iV EV on sale, with prices starting at £31,085 – which is after the £3,000 the UK government offers as a grant for new electric cars. The Enyaq iV sits on the same platform as the new ID.3 from Volkswagen. Skoda is offering a number of trim levels for the Enyaq with the entry level car coming with a […]