Some Skoda models are more expensive on the Czech market from this week. Customers, for example, will pay 15,000 crowns more for the Superb, Octavia will raise the price of 7,000 crowns and Fabia about five thousand crowns.
UK car production slipped 0.7 percent in October as an increase in exports failed to outweigh a drop in demand at home, data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) showed this week.
Volkswagen Group is working with banks to put together as much as 20 billion euros ($21.5 billion) in short-term bridge financing to show that the automaker has adequate liquidity to weather the diesel emissions crisis, two people familiar with the matter said.
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