ŠKODA AUTO has presented a record of its adherence to sustainability in 2015 and 2016. As in previous years, the car manufacturer was able to significantly improve its environmental footprint as part of the GreenFuture strategy.
In the first quarter of 2017, ŠKODA sold more cars than ever before: Between January and March, the brand delivered 283,500 vehicles to customers (January-March 2016: 276,600) – 2.5% more than in the same period last year.
ŠKODA’s record performance continues. The Czech carmaker achieved new best values in 2016, both in terms of global vehicle sales and financial results. Compared to the previous year, deliveries rose by 6.7% to 1,126,500 vehicles (2015: 1,055,500), said company managers at a press conference on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
ŠKODA has produced the 13 millionth engine. At the same time, the production of the new 1.0 TSI powertrain commences at the Mladá Boleslav engine plant. The three-cylinder turbo petrol engine belongs to the EA 211 family of engines, which ŠKODA builds in four displacement volumes.
From the manufacturing belts of Toyota Peugeot Citroen Automobile rolled out 3,000,000-th cat on February 17, 2017. The celebrations were attended by Governor of the Central Region, mayor of Kolin and many other regional politicians.
The ‘Colloquium for the Future of the Automotive Industry in the Czech Republic’, organised by the Czech Automotive Industry Association (AIA), will take place on 16 February at ŠKODA’s headquarters in Mladá Boleslav.
Škoda has produced their 19-millionth vehicle. The jubilee car – a Fabia in ‘Moon-White’ – rolled off the production line at the main plant in Mladá Boleslav. The vehicle will be heading to a customer in the Czech Republic.
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