Why ŠKODA

At ŠKODA we have a well-earned reputation for creating value-for-money vehicles built to the highest standards, giving you access to European quality without the European price tag. 

2011 marked the 20th anniversary of ŠKODA’s association with the Volkswagen Group. In two short decades ŠKODA has grown from a state-owned Eastern European manufacturer selling two products, to a global automotive player with an award-winning model line-up and state-of-the-art production facilities across the world.
Simply Clever

Simply Clever

At ŠKODA we understand life’s little everyday challenges. It’s the clever little touches that make our cars exceptional. All the way from the small interior touches of bag hooks to stop your shopping moving around, to the advanced technology of headlamps that recognise when you are driving around corners.

Advanced Car Technology

Advanced Car Technology

ŠKODA cars offer continuous new innovations and technologies that make driving easier, safer, more comfortable and more economical. Since 1991, all ŠKODA vehicles have been powered by VW engines and feature groundbreaking Volkswagen Group technology throughout. 

Car Safety

Safety

​ One of the primary objectives during development of ŠKODA cars is to offer all passengers the maximum possible level of safety. Our development is focused on preventing accidents and high-risk situations. However since some accidents are unavoidable, ŠKODA vehicles are also constructed with features that intuitively help dissipate the brunt of any impact and protect passengers from injury. 

Comfort Features

Comfort

​ Making your driving experience more comfortable is at the core of our simply clever design philosophy. Discover our range of innovative comfort features, including Automatic Parking Assist where your ŠKODA will park itself perfectly and Advanced Keyless Entry where you can turn on your ŠKODA without touching your key.

Concept Cars

Concept Cars

ŠKODA car design studies bring new ideas of forms and functions to life and outline the future development of familiar design elements. They show the direction our design language will take and also how its typical visual elements will look in their future generations.

Design Process

Design Process

​ Our designs are created and crafted at the award-winning ŠKODA Product Design Centre in Mladá Boleslav (Czech Republic). The aim to accentuate the virtues of ŠKODA – precision, dynamic, and timeless – so that our vehicles are instantly distinguishable from other competitors.

Car Production

Car Production

Only the best is good enough for our customers! The principle that company founders Laurin and Klement followed, remains in effect at ŠKODA even to this day. This is why we pay maximum attention to all car production processes. From car development to manufacturing, sales and after-sales customer service. The reason is simple: Your satisfaction is our number one priority.