I II III IV
V VI VII
CAR OF THE YEAR:
1.24 MILLION CARS
ON TUESDAY 7 JANUARY, THE OPEN
DISCUSSION “OPEN TALK” WAS HELD
ON THE FIRST GROUP PRINCIPLE.
The first OPEN TALKS campaign event
gave employees a unique opportunity to
discuss with board members anything that
interests them on the subject of the first
Group Principle “We Take Responsibility
for the Environment and Society” and
ŠKODA AUTO. More than 50 attendees at
the ŠKODA Academy put their questions to
Board Member for HR Management Bohdan
Wojnar and Board Member for Production
and Logistics Dr. Michael Oeljeklaus.
Find out more about the discussion and
upcoming events on ŠKODA Space and in the
January ŠKODA Mobil, coming out on Friday
02 / 2020
The ŠKODA KAMIQ took third place in
the Czech poll Car of the Year 2020. The
expert panel made up of 32 motojournalists
were impressed by its generous space
and its wide range of driver assistants and
modern infotainment systems. The city SUV
also triumphed among small crossovers in
the Car of the Year 2020 public vote. It was
the absolute winner of the Garáž.cz reader
poll as well.
The SCALA also scored points among the
public, winning in the small and large family
OPEN DAY AT THE ENGINEERING
THE ŠKODA AUTO ENGINEERING VOCATIONAL SCHOOL
INVITES ANYONE INTERESTED IN STUDYING AT THE SCHOOL
TO ITS OPEN DAY ON SATURDAY 18 JANUARY FROM 8:00 A.M.
TO 12:00 NOON.
Visitors will have the opportunity to view classrooms, laboratories and workshops, and to try
out plenty of interesting activities. They will also receive information about study fields and
apprenticeships on offer. Visitors can enter through gate 6 on Štefánikova Street or gate 3 on
Laurinova Street. Come and see. You are cordially invited!
IN 2019, WE DELIVERED A TOTAL OF 1.24
MILLION CARS TO CUSTOMERS ALL OVER THE
This marks the sixth time in a row that we have
surpassed a million delivered cars. Total deliveries
to customers were down by 0.9% compared to
the previous year. The main reason behind this
fall is the continuing decline of the passenger car
market in China. On other markets, our deliveries
increased by 5.3% to a total of 960,700 cars.
In Europe (5.8%) and Russia (8.8%), ŠKODA
enjoyed another record year.
↑ 8,8 %
↑ 5,8 %
↑ 9,1 %
In December, the car manufacturer increased its
worldwide deliveries to customers to 114,700
cars, an increase of 9.1%. The year 2020 will
see the market launch of the fourth-generation
OCTAVIA. Serial production of the first car based
on the new modular electric drive matrix (MEB)
will also be launched.
THIS WEEKEND MARKS GAMING DAY
This Saturday, 18 January, the ŠKODA Muzeum in Mladá Boleslav will be hosting ŠKODA Gaming
Day. The event is brought to you by the ŠKODA AUTO Endowment Fund and admission is FREE.
Come and pit your strengths against professional players from the local football, ice hockey and floorball
teams in sports simulators. Ambassadors of the event include ice hockey world champion Radim
Vrbata and captain of FK Mladá Boleslav Marek Matějovský.
Fans of fast cars can compare their skills in a WRC simulator with Jan Kopecký, a ŠKODA Motorsport
factory driver. The accompanying programme will feature a virtual reality simulator, where you will be
able to try out the successful Czech gaming hit Beat Saber. Interesting workshops and lectures will also
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