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Škoda marketing communication to OPTIMIST and thjnk
3.August 2018

ŠKODA AUTO has awarded its international marketing communication account to a collaboration between the agencies OPTIMIST and thjnk. They entered the competitive tender process together and were convincing with their pitch.

BMW will open $1.2 billion car plant in Hungary
1.August 2018

BMW is investing 1 billion euros ($1.17 billion) in a new assembly plant in Hungary, its first factory in Europe in nearly two decades as the automaker strengthens its European footprint amid growing protectionism.

New CEO of the BMW Region Central Europe
30.July 2018

BMW AG will appint Neil Fiorentinos as the new CEO of BMW Group Region Central & Southeastern Europe on September 1, 2018. Fiorentinos replaces Christoph v. Tschirschnitz, who has decided to accept new management challenges outside the BMW Group.

BMW sponsored Carlsbad Classic Race
16.July 2018

BMW Czech Republic was, as in the past year, a partner of the Carlsbad Classic race car. The sixth year of this “rally” started in Karlovy Vary from Thermal Hotel on Friday afternoon (July 13, 2018).

Skoda aims to end VW Group’s India failures
10.July 2018

The Volkswagen Group is making its biggest bet yet in India after announcing that its Skoda brand will spend 1 billion euros ($1.16 billion) in the country developing and building new models both for Skoda and the other VW brands.

Daimler halts truck engine deliveries
9.July 2018

Daimler has temporarily halted deliveries of a truck engine after finding that, in certain driving conditions, its emissions of nitrogen oxide (NOx) could exceed legal limits, the company said on Sunday.

Diesel driving bans: here is the solution!
8.June 2018

In Hamburg, Germany’s first diesel driving ban was introduced on 31.05.2018. For this reason, car drivers have many questions: Is my vehicle affected? How can I avoid the driving ban and how do I reach my destination despite it? The answers are available on the free Green-Zones App.

Goodyear sponsores Czech football
10.May 2018

The Football Association of the Czech Republic has begun working with the world-wide manufacturer of Goodyear tires for at least the next two years. The American Goodyear tire manufacturer has become the official partner of the Czech football team.

Škoda students designed new SUV
7.May 2018

Students from the ŠKODA AUTO Vocational School have demonstrated their design skills this year too. The trainees’ concept car, an open-top ŠKODA KAROQ, is based on the production version of the compact SUV.

Czech government supports BMW Test Center
2.May 2018

Czech government of Andrej Babiš agreed to sign a declaration on strategic cooperation between the Government of the Czech Republic and BMW AG to support the planned construction of a test center in the Sokolov region.