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Amazon Alexa coming to a Skoda near you soon

Amazon Alexa coming to a Skoda near you soon

By Max Langridge

Skoda has confirmed it is working on integrating Amazon Alexa into its future in-car infotainment systems, to replace the current voice-controlled system. Apple CarPlay: Which cars support it, what can it do and how does it work? Alexa will offer more... Read more

Skoda Superb review: At the business end
4.5 stars

Skoda Superb review: At the business end

By Joe Simpson

Let's face it, if you're going to give your car a name like Superb then you've either got a good sense of humour or have great faith in the product. But given that the Superb comes from a brand like Skoda, there's a reasonable possibility that both are... Read more

Skoda uses augmented reailty to let you design and try on a new Fabia

Skoda uses augmented reailty to let you design and try on a new Fabia

By Chris Hall

Skoda has turned to tech to promote the Skoda Fabia and it will get your geeky self salivating.Using augmented reality, Skoda has set up a promotional booth in Waterloo Station, taking over the largest advertising screen in Europe. You get to customise... Read more

Skoda Yeti Elegance 1.8 TSi 4x4
4.5 stars

Skoda Yeti Elegance 1.8 TSi 4x4

By Joe Simpson

Let’s get the disappointment out of the way now. After last week’s review of the Beetle where we tried - and failed - not to mention Herbie, this week’s review of the Skoda Yeti will contain no references to abominable snowmen or monstrous Himalayan... Read more

Skoda Octavia 2.0 TDi Laurin & Klement
4.5 stars

Skoda Octavia 2.0 TDi Laurin & Klement

By Jonathan Goddard

Skoda has been getting a lot of good press in the past few years. As a manufacturer it has topped customer the JD Power and Top Gear satisfaction surveys, and the Octavia has won a variety of "car of the year" accolades all over Europe. But is it all... Read more

New Fabia Estate incoming

New Fabia Estate incoming

By Jonathan Goddard

Contain your excitement, motoring fans - Skoda has released pictures of its new Fabia Estate. With not a cake in sight, the new Czech load lugger is fractionally larger than the one it replace. Boot capacity has grown by an impressive 54 litres (up to... Read more

New Fabia due soon

New Fabia due soon

By Jonathan Goddard

Skoda is looking to attract younger buyers with its all-new second-generation Fabia hatchback. The car, which goes on sale in the UK on May 17, has borrowed some styling devices from the Mini, such as different-coloured roofs in white or silver, with... Read more

Skoda gives Fabia a makeover

Skoda gives Fabia a makeover

By Jonathan Goddard

One of the most underrated superminis is getting a much-needed makeover following the news that Skoda is finally updating the Fabia. The "finest Czech export since the writings of Franz Kafka and pilsner lager" - according to the somewhat overcooked press... Read more

Skoda's Roomster gets Scout upgrade

Skoda's Roomster gets Scout upgrade

By Jonathan Goddard

Time and again manufacturers have sought to inject new life into their model range by adding some rubber, jacking up the suspension, and slapping on thicker tyres all in the name of making something wholly on-road look like it can go off-road. This exercise... Read more

Skoda Joyster launches at Paris Motor Show

Skoda Joyster launches at Paris Motor Show

By Jonathan Goddard

Good old Škoda - for years a laughing stock, now a serious player in the European car market thanks to its VW owners, and in the future … very possibly as the cutting-edge of new car design. The Joyster, which gets its world premier today at the Paris... Read more