Skoda

That time we hit 227mph in a Skoda Octavia
Skoda Octavia at Bonneville – profile
Skoda

That time we hit 227mph in a Skoda Octavia

It’s been 10 years since Dickie Meaden and Skoda smashed the G/PS top speed record at the Bonneville Salt flats, we reminisce...
19 Aug 2021
2022 Skoda Fabia unveiled – sensible supermini returns without a vRS
2022 Skoda Fabia studio – front quarter
Skoda Fabia

2022 Skoda Fabia unveiled – sensible supermini returns without a vRS

The new Skoda Fabia is another VW Group jelly-mould supermini, but with slightly crisper edges
4 May 2021
Skoda Octavia vRS iV plug-in hybrid 2020 review – eco stealth
Skoda Octavia vRS iV review - rear cornering
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

Skoda Octavia vRS iV plug-in hybrid 2020 review – eco stealth

Skoda’s 242bhp plug-in hybrid Octavia vRS estate might further its appeal for some, but its inherited mass leaves little vRS left in what is an otherw…
9 Dec 2020
Skoda Octavia vRS estate 2020 review – still a performance family car sweet spot?
Skoda

Skoda Octavia vRS estate 2020 review – still a performance family car sweet spot?

Latest-generation Octavia vRS takes the new Mk8 Golf GTI’s underpinnings and technology to continue its unlikely performance car lineage
30 Nov 2020
2020 Skoda Fabia review – a worthy rival to the Ford Fiesta?
Skoda Fabia hatchback

2020 Skoda Fabia review – a worthy rival to the Ford Fiesta?

There are one or two reasons to buy a Fabia, but also several why you shouldn’t
5 Nov 2020

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2020 Skoda Octavia vRS priced from £31,495
Skoda Octavia vRS

2020 Skoda Octavia vRS priced from £31,495

Pricing for Skoda’s new 242bhp Octavia vRS has been revealed, and order books open later this month
7 Oct 2020
Skoda Slavia student concept revealed
Skoda

Skoda Slavia student concept revealed

Skoda’s annual student-designed and built concept project rips the roof off the Scala
20 Jul 2020
Skoda Octavia vRS (2014-2019) review
Skoda Octavia vRS 245 Estate - Front
Skoda Octavia vRS

Skoda Octavia vRS (2014-2019) review

Not the most fun, but well-rounded and good value too
21 May 2020
'Top speed may ultimately be pointless, but it’s still fun chasing that childhood rush'
Skoda Octavia vRS

'Top speed may ultimately be pointless, but it’s still fun chasing that childhood rush'

Doing the best part of 230mph in a Skoda Octavia vRS was strangely undramatic
7 Jan 2020
New 2020 Skoda Octavia revealed – value-driven hatch and estate head upmarket
Skoda Octavia vRS

New 2020 Skoda Octavia revealed – value-driven hatch and estate head upmarket

Skoda sharpens up the stalwart of its range, but without deviating too far from the established Octavia script
12 Nov 2019
2019 Skoda Kamiq review – little to love, yet little to hate
Skoda Kamiq

2019 Skoda Kamiq review – little to love, yet little to hate

Skoda's late to the city SUV party, but might have just hit the jackpot in what will surely be a big seller...
28 Aug 2019
Plug-in hybrid Skoda Superb iV revealed
Skoda Superb facelift - front quarter
Skoda Superb saloon

Plug-in hybrid Skoda Superb iV revealed

The flagship Skoda Superb has been refreshed, with an all-new plug-in iV model
23 May 2019
Abt reveals performance upgrade for Skoda Octavia vRS
Abt Octavia vRS - front quarter
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

Abt reveals performance upgrade for Skoda Octavia vRS

Skoda’s sensible sports estate and liftback to gain power boost to 286bhp from German tuner Abt
23 Apr 2019
Skoda Scala review
Skoda Scala hatchback

Skoda Scala review

Scala surprises little, but is a serious upgrade on the Rapid that went before. But thrilling? No.
3 Apr 2019
Skoda Vision iV concept
Skoda Vision iV - side
Skoda

Skoda Vision iV concept

Skoda has its own MEB-based electric SUV at Geneva, and it’s a BMW X6-style ‘coupe’
5 Mar 2019
Skoda Kamiq spied before Geneva reveal
Skoda Kamiq spied
Skoda

Skoda Kamiq spied before Geneva reveal

The third SUV in Skoda’s line up will be the smallest yet, with big sales expectations
8 Feb 2019
Special edition Skoda Octaivia vRS Challenge revealed
Skoda Octavia vRS Challenge
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

Special edition Skoda Octaivia vRS Challenge revealed

Skoda has revealed details of a UK-only Octavia vRS Challenge with plenty of standard goodies
1 Feb 2019
New Skoda Kodiaq vRS review
Skoda Kodiaq vRS
Skoda Kodiaq vRS hatchback

New Skoda Kodiaq vRS review

Skoda’s first vRS-badged SUV doesn’t quite match the appeal of its Octavia vRS
4 Jan 2019
New Skoda Scala revealed
Skoda Scala - front quarter
Skoda

New Skoda Scala revealed

Based on a Polo, but bigger than a Golf, Skoda applies its usual tactic to undercut the family hatch establishment
6 Dec 2018
New Skoda Kodiaq vRS preview
Kodiaq vRS
Skoda

New Skoda Kodiaq vRS preview

The Kodiaq vRS has arrived and Skoda’s hottest-ever SUV promises a blend of sporting performance and practicality
1 Oct 2018
Skoda Vision RS concept detailed
Skoda Vision RS
Skoda

Skoda Vision RS concept detailed

Full details on the Vision RS Concept revealed, including its drivetrain
1 Oct 2018
Hot eRS models to come from Skoda
Skoda Vision E Concept - Front
Skoda

Hot eRS models to come from Skoda

Skoda will produce a sporty line of EVs in a similar fashion to its current line of vRS models.
19 Jul 2018
Skoda Citigo
Skoda Citigo – front quarter
Skoda Citigo hatchback

Skoda Citigo

Not a true thriller, but a competent car in which some fun can be had.
18 Jul 2018
Skoda Karoq review
Skoda Karoq - Front
Skoda Karoq SUV

Skoda Karoq review

Skoda’s new small SUV is certainly capable, but lacks the character and spirit of its Yeti predecessor
17 Jul 2018
Skoda Citigo Monte Carlo review
Skoda Citigo Monte Carlo – front quarter
Skoda Citigo hatchback

Skoda Citigo Monte Carlo review

Small revisions make a genuinely enjoyable car out of the Skoda Citigo Monte Carlo.
5 Jul 2018
Skoda Octavia vRS Estate review
Skoda Octavia vRS 245 Estate
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

Skoda Octavia vRS Estate review

It’s not the fastest or the most exciting, but few cars cover all bases quite as well as the Octavia vRS Estate
15 Jun 2018
Skoda Vision X concept SUV revealed
Skoda Vision X – front quarter
Skoda

Skoda Vision X concept SUV revealed

Skoda's Geneva concept car is the Vision X and serves as a preview for the firm's hybrid powertrain future
5 Mar 2018
Updated Skoda Fabia teased
Skoda Fabia (facelift) – front quarter
Skoda Fabia hatchback

Updated Skoda Fabia teased

The facelifted Skoda Fabia gets new tech, a tweaked aesthetic and ditches diesel.
4 Mar 2018
Skoda Fabia vRS (2010-2014): review, specs and buying guide
Skoda Fabia vRS – front
Skoda Fabia vRS hatchback

Skoda Fabia vRS (2010-2014): review, specs and buying guide

A great all-rounder with a clever engine, the second-generation Skoda Fabia vRS starts at just £5000. But beware of the pitfalls.
3 Jan 2018
New Skoda Karoq 2017 review – can it charm like the Yeti?
Skoda Karoq (red) - front driving
Skoda

New Skoda Karoq 2017 review – can it charm like the Yeti?

Capable, refined and practical crossover that’s decent to drive and attractively priced, but lacks the charm and character of the old Yeti
16 Oct 2017
Skoda Kodiaq vRS coming next year
Skoda Kodiaq
Skoda

Skoda Kodiaq vRS coming next year

Rumours continue to fly around the upcoming Kodiaq vRS, Skoda’s niche-busting sports family SUV
31 Aug 2017
Skoda Octavia vRS 245 review
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

Skoda Octavia vRS 245 review

The practical Czech hatchback has more than just a hint of sportiness in vRS 245 guise
7 Jun 2017
Skoda Vision E revealed
Skoda

Skoda Vision E revealed

Skoda unveils its all-electric SUV at the Shanghai motor show
19 Apr 2017
2017 Skoda Octavia vRS review
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback

2017 Skoda Octavia vRS review

Facelifted Octavia vRS is a great all-rounder and fine value
13 Apr 2017