Tag: Skoda

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 […]

Skoda Kodiaq vRS will be taken off sale soon – due to emissions regulations

Emissions regulations are forever being tightened as we slowly move towards the deadline of 2030 for the ban of combustion based cars on sale, one of the latest victims is the Skoda Kodiaq vRS, this powerful SUV has a 237bhp twin-turbo diesel engine and it exceeds the emissions targets levels, therefore the Kodiaq vRS has been taken off sale, for now. Skoda has said that production will slowly decrease but […]

Skoda kills off the Citigo

Skoda has announced today that the Citigo, which shares its platform with the Volkswagen up! and Seat Mii has been killed off and the company has no plans to replace it. If this news sounds familiar, it kinds of is – the petrol and diesel version of the Citigo was taken off sale last year and replaced with the Citigo-e iV and this model only went on sale this year […]

Skoda discontinues the Karoq Scout, Kodiaq Scout and all diesel versions of the Kamiq

Skoda is doing some cleaning up of its product line here in the UK, for a start it is discontinuing its ‘Scout’ versions of the Kodiaq and Karoq SUVs, these were essentially, a ruggedised version of the car it is based on, with plastic moulds around the wheel arches, increased ride height and four wheel drive. Autocar spoke to Skoda today who confirmed that the ‘Scout’ versions will be dropped soon, […]

Skoda temporarily removes the Citigo-e iV from sale, due to high demand

The new Skoda Citigo-e iV was introduced only a few months ago and already, Skoda has temporarily removed the car from sale here in the UK. The decision comes following high demand for the model, which is Skoda’s first fully electric car. Autocar reported today that around 400 units were allocated to the UK back in January and by the middle of March this year, all of them were sold. “We […]

Skoda launches new Monte Carlo editions of Kamiq and Scala

This week, Skoda has expanded the trim levels of both the Kamiq and the Scala with a new Monte Carlo spec option, this trim level has been available on the CitiGo city car in the past and is an option on the current Fabia. The addition of this spec is to celebrate Skoda’s recent win in the WRC at the Monte Carlo rally. What’s new? As with the Fabia, the […]