Skoda: News

Skoda is a Czech automobile manufacturer with its headquarters based in Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic. Formerly known as Laurin & Klement, the company was founded in 1895 as a bicycle manufacturer. It was later acquired by Skoda Works in 1925 and is currently a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group. It has also been engaged in motorsports since the 1900s and is now planning to launch six pure EVs and four plug-in hybrids by 2025. At present, it has production facilities in India, China, as well as Russia. The Indian portfolio includes models such as the KUSHAQ, RAPID, OCTAVIA, and SUPERB.

01 Mar 2024

Skoda Superb

SKODA plans to revive diesel engines in India: Here's how

Czech automotive giant SKODA is gearing up to bring back diesel engines to India, targeting specific vehicle categories.

27 Feb 2024

Skoda Auto India

SKODA KUSHAQ Explorer concept unveiled in India: Check features

SKODA has showcased the KUSHAQ Explorer concept, a sportier version of the SUV with added cosmetic features and enhancements.

27 Feb 2024

Upcoming Cars

SKODA India teases new sub-four meter SUV: Expected features

SKODA has teased an upcoming sub-four meter petrol-powered SUV, set to hit the Indian market in 2025 alongside an all-electric variant.

26 Feb 2024


SKODA to launch ENYAQ iV electric SUV in India tomorrow

SKODA will launch its first electric car in India, the ENYAQ iV electric SUV, tomorrow (February 27).

18 Feb 2024

Latest Cars

Cars with 5-star Global NCAP crash safety rating in India

Safety has become a crucial aspect of car buying decisions in India in recent years.

18 Feb 2024

SKODA Slavia

SKODA SLAVIA Style or Volkswagen Virtus Matte: Which is better

SKODA has launched a limited-run version of its popular sedan, the SLAVIA, called the Style Edition. The special variant costs Rs. 19.13 lakh (ex-showroom).

16 Feb 2024

Upcoming Cars

SKODA to disclose plans for new SUV on February 27

SKODA is gearing up to enter the compact SUV market in India, with an announcement expected on February 27.

14 Feb 2024

Skoda Octavia

2025 SKODA Octavia makes global debut: Check design, features

SKODA has unveiled the 2025 Octavia worldwide, showcasing a revamped design and modernized interior.

14 Feb 2024

SKODA Slavia

SKODA launches limited-run Slavia Style Edition at Rs. 19.1 lakh

SKODA has launched a limited-run version of the Slavia sedan in India, dubbed the 'Style Edition.'

11 Feb 2024

Upcoming Cars

SKODA likely to debut new cars at February 27 event

SKODA has stirred up excitement in the automotive world with an invitation to an event on February 27.

07 Feb 2024

Skoda Octavia

SKODA Octavia (facelift) to debut on February 14

SKODA is gearing up to reveal the revamped Octavia on February 14, showcasing a more stylish design through a series of sketches.

05 Feb 2024

Electric Cars

Upcoming EVs in India in 2024: Tata, Mahindra, and more

India's electric vehicle (EV) market is gearing up for an expansion in 2024, as automakers like Tata Motors, Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki, and SKODA prepare to launch new models.

03 Feb 2024


Samsung S24 series facing Android Auto issues in select cars

Samsung's latest flagship smartphone lineup, the Galaxy S24 series, is facing some hiccups with Android Auto.

01 Feb 2024


SKODA ENYAQ iV debuts in India: Check features, specs

Czech carmaker SKODA has unveiled its popular all-electric ENYAQ iV at the 2024 Bharat Mobility Global Expo in New Delhi.

30 Jan 2024


SKODA's Enyaq iV to debut at Bharat Mobility Expo 2024

SKODA Auto Volkswagen India is set to participate in the Bharat Mobility Expo 2024, taking place from February 1-3.

13 Jan 2024

MG Motor

2024 MG Astor or SKODA KUSHAQ: Which SUV is better

MG Motor has launched the 2024 version of its popular entry-level SUV offering, the Astor, in India with a starting price of Rs. 9.98 lakh (ex-showroom).

13 Jan 2024


Volkswagen Group sold over 1,45,700 cars in 2023: Check details

Skoda Auto Volkswagen India, a subsidiary of Volkswagen Group, has revealed that it sold a total of 1,45,713 units in 2023, including domestic sales in India as well as exports.

06 Jan 2024


SKODA to explore expansion in India with new modular platform

SKODA is exploring the possibility of introducing a new modular platform, the MQB A0 37, to complement Volkswagen's existing MQB A0 IN architecture that supports the India 2.0 products for both brands.

04 Jan 2024

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ receives Rs. 1 lakh price-hike: Check alternative SUVs

SKODA has hiked the prices of its popular SUV model, the KUSHAQ, in India by up to Rs. 1 lakh.

04 Jan 2024

Skoda Kushaq

SLAVIA, KUSHAQ help SKODA record 1L sales in 2 years

SKODA is celebrating a major milestone, having sold over 1 lakh vehicles in just two years.

01 Jan 2024

Skoda Octavia

2024 SKODA OCTAVIA teased; to be unveiled next month

SKODA has teased the facelifted version of its all-time bestselling model, the OCTAVIA sedan.

30 Dec 2023

Latest Cars

These automakers will increase car prices in January 2024 

Come January 2024, get ready for a price surge in the car market, as major automakers like Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra, Hyundai, and a few others plan to hike their vehicle prices.

29 Dec 2023


SKODA and Volkswagen witness sales decline in November 2023

SKODA and Volkswagen experienced a dip in Indian sales for November 2023, with the former selling 3,783 units and the latter settling for 3,095 unit sales.

26 Dec 2023

Global NCAP

5 cars that aced Global NCAP crash test in 2023

Safety has become a growing concern among car buyers and manufacturers are striving to provide vehicles that can offer the best protection.

13 Dec 2023


Full-size SUV sales in November: Toyota, MG, Jeep, and more

The Indian full-size SUV market saw some fascinating changes in November 2023, as certain models experienced impressive growth, while others faced challenges.

09 Dec 2023

SUVs in India

Top upcoming compact SUVs to watch out for in India

The compact SUV market in India is about to get more exciting in the coming years, with several new models on the horizon.

07 Dec 2023

SKODA Slavia

SKODA KODIAQ, SLAVIA, KUSHAQ available with benefits worth Rs. 2.66L 

As we prepare to bid farewell to 2023, SKODA has rolled out enticing offers and discounts on its 2023 lineup to end the year with a bang in India.

27 Nov 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ, SLAVIA get Elegance edition variants in India

SKODA has launched the Elegance edition for its popular KUSHAQ SUV and SLAVIA sedan in India, featuring an all-black theme and stylish upgrades.

16 Nov 2023


Sedans witnessed 11.5% YoY decrease in sales this October

In October, the sedan market in India experienced an 11.48% YoY decrease in sales, dropping to 31,721 units from 35,833 units in October 2022.

06 Nov 2023


Up to Rs. 90,000 off this Diwali on popular sedans

Festive seasons in India boost car sales. Hence, manufacturers announce attractive deals, incentives, and discounts to lure customers.

06 Nov 2023

Skoda Superb

Is 2024 SKODA SUPERB better sedan than Toyota Camry

SKODA has unveiled the 2024 version of its flagship sedan, the SUPERB, for the global markets.

04 Nov 2023

Latest Cars

SKODA sees 7.1% decline in sales in 2023 so far

SKODA experienced a 7.1% drop in sales from January to September 2023, selling 35,600 vehicles in India.

03 Nov 2023

Skoda Superb

How 2024 SKODA SUPERB differs from the previous-generation model

SKODA has taken the wraps off the 2024 iteration of its flagship sedan, the SUPERB, for the global markets.

31 Oct 2023

Skoda Superb

SKODA teases 2023 SUPERB's updated cabin: What to expect

Ahead of its November 2 unveiling, Czech automaker SKODA has provided another sneak peek at the fourth-generation SUPERB sedan.

20 Oct 2023


Sedans available with attractive benefits in India this festive season

To ramp up sales this festive season, automakers are rolling out enticing discounts and incentives on compact and midsize sedans in India.

17 Oct 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ, SLAVIA to be exported from India to Vietnam

Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Pvt Ltd (SAVWIPL) has opened its parts expedition center (PEC) at the Volkswagen group's headquarters in Chakan, Pune.

10 Oct 2023

SKODA Slavia

SKODA SLAVIA Matte Edition launched at Rs. 15.52 lakh

SKODA has launched the SLAVIA Matte Edition sedan in India.

05 Oct 2023

Skoda Kodiaq

2024 SKODA KODIAQ debuts with more features and hybrid powertrain

SKODA has taken the wraps off the 2024 version of KODIAQ, showcasing a sleek exterior design, a refreshed interior, and an eagerly anticipated plug-in hybrid powertrain.

02 Oct 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ Monte Carlo updated with two new features

SKODA announced the KUSHAQ's Monte Carlo trim in the Indian market in May 2022.

SKODA to launch affordable EV in India: Know its price

Czech automaker SKODA is gearing up to launch an affordable electric vehicle (EV) in India, with a price tag between Rs. 12.5 lakh and Rs. 16.6 lakh (ex-showroom).

25 Sep 2023

Skoda Auto India

SKODA KODIAQ becomes costlier by up to Rs. 56,000

SKODA has announced a price hike for the KODIAQ in India. The revised pricing is effective immediately, making the SUV more expensive for potential buyers.

23 Sep 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA debuts in Vietnam with KODIAQ and KAROQ SUVs

SKODA has officially entered the Vietnamese car market. It has launched two SUVs, the KODIAQ and the KAROQ, with the goal of becoming the country's leading European carmaker.

13 Sep 2023

Non-Fungible Tokens

SKODA India's Skodaverse NFTs sold out in 2 hours

SKODA AUTO India has ventured into the domain of Web3 with the successful launch of Skodaverse NFTs, selling 128 unique tokens within 128 minutes.

06 Sep 2023

Skoda Superb

SKODA SUPERB to make a comeback with ADAS functions soon

SKODA is gearing up to reintroduce the current-generation SUPERB in the Indian market soon.

04 Sep 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA Kushaq Onyx Plus, Slavia Ambition Plus editions go official

SKODA has introduced limited-edition models of its popular Kushaq and Slavia cars, offering more affordable options just in time for the festive season.

29 Aug 2023

Skoda Kodiaq

SKODA SUPERB and KODIAQ get revamped interiors for 2024 

SKODA has revealed the interiors of the 2024 SUPERB and KODIAQ models.

01 Aug 2023

Latest automobiles

2024 SKODA SCALA and KAMIQ go official: Check design, features

Czech automaker SKODA has revealed the facelifted iterations of its SCALA hatchback and KAMIQ crossover in the international markets. They are offered in Essence, Selection, and Monte Carlo trims.

03 Jul 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ Matte, limited to 500 units, launched in India

SKODA has launched a new Matte variant of the KUSHAQ in India.

26 Jun 2023

Skoda Kodiaq

How 2024 SKODA KODIAQ SUV will differ from 2023 model

Czech automaker SKODA will introduce the 2024 version of its KODIAQ SUV later this year. It should also head to India.

03 Jun 2023

Skoda Superb

Expected features of the 2023 SKODA SUPERB full-size sedan

SKODA is gearing up to reveal the fourth generation of its flagship offering, the SUPERB for the global markets in late 2023.

05 May 2023

Skoda Kodiaq

Is 2023 SKODA KODIAQ better than Jeep Meridian

SKODA has introduced the 2023 iteration of the KODIAQ in India with a starting price tag of Rs. 37.99 lakh (ex-showroom).

28 Apr 2023

Skoda Rapid

Indian students transform a SKODA RAPID into a cool cabriolet 

Czech carmaker SKODA has showcased a one-off cabriolet model of the RAPID sedan in India.

16 Apr 2023

Skoda Kushaq

SKODA KUSHAQ Lava Blue Edition v/s Hyundai CRETA Knight edition

SKODA has introduced the Lava Blue Edition model of the KUSHAQ in India with a starting price tag of Rs. 17.99 lakh (ex-showroom). It sits between the Style and Monte Carlo variants.

13 Apr 2023

SKODA Slavia

SKODA SLAVIA Anniversary, KUSHAQ Lava Blue Edition launched in India

To commemorate the top scores of its INDIA 2.0 cars in the global NCAP crash tests, SKODA has introduced the Anniversary and Lava Blue Edition models of the SLAVIA and KUSHAQ, respectively.

25 Mar 2023

Skoda Kushaq

What is special about the all-new SKODA KUSHAQ Onyx Edition

After getting an Anniversary Edition in October last year, SKODA KUSHAQ can now be bought in an all-new Onyx Edition version in India.

22 Mar 2023


Is top-end Hyundai VERNA better than SKODA SLAVIA Style DSG

South Korean automaker Hyundai has introduced its 2023 VERNA sedan in the Indian market. Its bookings are open.

08 Mar 2023

Maruti Suzuki

How did leading carmakers perform in India in February 2023

While Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai have been leaders in small and mid-size car segments in India in recent years, the market shares of the two automotive giants have dipped in February 2023, as per the Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA).