Skoda, which began its journey in 1905 with Voiturette A, has progressed a lot through time, and today it has become a renowned name in the automobile industry worldwide. After the German carmakers Volkswagen acquired them in 2000, the new Skoda cars became even more valuable by incorporating further expertise and advancements in the design of the cars. Since then, the engineering and style of skoda cars improved considerably.
Today, Skoda’s range of vehicles can compete with the best in the automobile industry. With its exquisite range of models, Skoda has become a popular name among the car lovers. Its total sales had reached 1.06 million cars in 2015, which has risen yearly by 1.8 percent globally.
There are a few popular models of new Skoda cars of which Octavia vRS had set the world record and became the fastest car with an up to 2-litre engine as it hit 365 kmph in August 2011 at the Bonneville Speedway. But the current fastest model is Skoda Superb in which the top speed is 250 kmph with an acceleration from 0 to 100 kmph in 5.8 seconds.
The Skoda Octiva, which was a small car in its first 2 generations has become a large family car today and is available in a large number of derivatives namely Octavia scout, frugal Octavia GreenLine, all wheel drive Octavia combo 4*4 and Sports Octavia RS. It is available in 1.2 L to 2.0 L i4 TSI Petrol, and 1.6 to 2.0 L i4 TDI CR diesel engine. It has a transmission power of 5-speed manual to 7-speed automatic DSG. The third generation model of this car is the first new skoda car that features a multi function camera and a front radar sensor, which is placed in front of the bumper. It monitors the space in front of the car and assesses the direction, distance and speed of all the objects nearby. This radar is also able to provide data for front assistant and adaptive cruise assistant.
It also has numerous convenient features like ice scraper within the fuel filler flap, rubbish bin and a both sided rubber textile floor mat. Octavia also offers phone box and storage compartment for cellphones with planar antenna at the bottom.
The new generation Skoda Fabia has a 5 door hatchback with a transverse front engine and front wheel drive layout powered with 1.2 L TSI i4 petrol and 1.4 TDI i3 diesel engine. It was introduced in October 2014 at the Paris Motor Show, and sales began the following month.
The all new Skoda Yeti, which was introduced in 2009 in the Geneva Motor Show is a compact suv with front engine, front wheel drive or four wheel drive layout. It is Skoda’s first venture to capture the market of SUV cars, and it was awarded the Family Car of the Year by Top Gear magazine in the same year of its production. To know more about this site visit HTTP://WWW.BRISBANECITYSKODA.COM.AU/
The powertrain in the Yeti model includes a range of internal combustion engines, which are EU5 emissions standard compliant. The petrol engines are all fuel injected, and the diesel engines are all CR and TDI with diesel particulate filter. Most engines come with 6 speed manual transmission, and a 5 speed manual transmission reserved for front wheel drive only cars.
Besides these top class cars, there are many other models of cars that skoda offers to the public with the same amount of comfort, reliability and performance just as these cars.