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Škoda Auto had the quality of selected Škoda genuine parts and parts from other suppliers verified by an independent testing laboratory of the Institute for Researching Motor Vehicles. The most frequently replaced parts – the engine bonnet, the front bumper and the front wing for the Škoda Octavia Tour and the Škoda Felicia – were subjected to testing.
As chief designer at Škoda Auto, Jens Manske brought  into the world the new Fabia Combi, the forthcoming Yeti model and the second generation of the Superb, which had its world premiere at this year’s Geneva auto show.
We talked to Eckhard Scholz, the member of the Škoda board of directors responsible for technical development, about the successful premiere of the new Superb at the Geneva Motor Show.
Today Škoda Auto has produced its two millionth Škoda Octavia in Vrchlabí. The milestone-marking vehicle is a silver Octavia Scout 2.0 TDI, i.e. the leisure-time version of currently best-selling Škoda model.
Škoda Auto is going to present the new-generation Superb, including the Superb 3.6 FSI V6 4x4 and the Superb GreenLine at the 78th Geneva International Motor Show.

While completing the first tests of the Škoda Fabia Super 2000, Škoda Auto indirectly celebrated 100 years since one of the most successful periods of its competition history.
Škoda Auto has started testing the first prototype of the Škoda Fabia Super 2000 today. Designed to be used in the Super 2000 category, the vehicle is based on the second-generation Fabia.

Škoda Auto uses state-of-the-art technology for its vehicle development operations, including a virtual reality centre.

The project objective is to map out the behaviour of vehicles in real road accidents and make use of the survey findings to further enhance the already existing cars, as well as vehicles whose development is underway.
The project objective is to map out the behaviour of vehicles in real road accidents and make use of the survey findings to further enhance the already existing cars, as well as vehicles whose development is underway.