Preview: ŠKODA FABIA R5: Update for the most successful rally car of its category

ŠKODA FABIA R5: Update for the most successful rally car of its category

 

› At the Geneva International Motor Show ŠKODA Motorsport presents update of the most successful rally car in brand’s history, the ŠKODA FABIA R5

› Close-to-production rally challenger gets technical improvements as well as key design elements of 2019 ŠKODA FABIA road car

› Updated ŠKODA FABIA R5 will be available from the middle of 2019 for the first customers

› Until the end of 2018, in total 252 cars of the ŠKODA FABIA R5 have been sold

ŠKODA delivers 102,600 cars in January

ŠKODA delivers 102,600 cars in January

Rally Sweden: ŠKODA Motorsport’s Kalle Rovanperä chases lead in WRC 2 Pro category

Rally Sweden: ŠKODA Motorsport’s Kalle Rovanperä chases lead in WRC 2 Pro category

ŠKODA provides a specific outlook on the brand’s electric future with the VISION iV concept study

ŠKODA provides a specific outlook on the brand’s electric future with the VISION iV concept study

ŠKODA Motorsport boss Michal Hrabánek: Season 2019 with focus on customer sport and WRC 2 Pro

ŠKODA Motorsport boss Michal Hrabánek: Season 2019 with focus on customer sport and WRC 2 Pro

‘Umbrella Day’: ŠKODA drivers always have their umbrella to hand

‘Umbrella Day’: ŠKODA drivers always have their umbrella to hand

Start of production of new SCALA compact car at ŠKODA AUTO in Mladá Boleslav

Start of production of new SCALA compact car at ŠKODA AUTO in Mladá Boleslav

ŠKODA AUTO carrying out extensive tests on charging infrastructure at Mladá Boleslav headquarters

ŠKODA AUTO carrying out extensive tests on charging infrastructure at Mladá Boleslav headquarters

The ŠKODA OCTAVIA celebrates its 60th anniversary

The ŠKODA OCTAVIA celebrates its 60th anniversary

First sketches of the ŠKODA KAMIQ: Outlook of the new city SUV

First sketches of the ŠKODA KAMIQ: Outlook of the new city SUV

Rally Monte-Carlo: Kalle Rovanperä fought back after mishap and collected championship points

Rally Monte-Carlo: Kalle Rovanperä fought back after mishap and collected championship points

ŠKODA Museum presents an extraordinary exhibit: the W12 aircraft engine by Laurin & Klement

ŠKODA Museum presents an extraordinary exhibit: the W12 aircraft engine by Laurin & Klement

ŠKODA AUTO produced more vehicles in the Czech Republic in 2018 than ever before

ŠKODA AUTO produced more vehicles in the Czech Republic in 2018 than ever before

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In existence since 1805, and across family generations, D’Ieteren seeks growth and value creation by pursuing a strategy on the long term for its businesses and actively encouraging and supporting them to develop their position in their industry or in their geographies. The group has currently three activities articulated around strong brands:

  • D'Ieteren Auto distributes Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, ŠKODA, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Porsche and Yamaha vehicles in Belgium. It is the country's number one car distributor, with a market share of around 21% and 1.2 million vehicles on the road at the end of 2017. Sales and adjusted operating result reached respectively EUR 3.3 billion and EUR 85.9 million in FY 2017.

 

  • Belron (54.85% owned) makes a difference by solving people’s problems with real care. It is the worldwide leader in vehicle glass repair and replacement, trading under more than 10 major brands including Carglass®, Safelite® AutoGlass and Autoglass®. In addition, it manages vehicle glass and other insurance claims on behalf of insurance customers. Belron is also expanding its services to focus on solving problems for people who need assistance with repairs to their vehicles and homes. Sales and adjusted operating result reached respectively EUR 3.5 billion and EUR 189.8 million in FY 2017.

     

  • Moleskine (100% owned) is a premium and aspirational lifestyle brand which develops and sells iconic branded notebooks and writing, travel and reading accessories through a multichannel distribution strategy across more than 115 countries. Sales and operating result reached respectively EUR 155 million and EUR 25 million in FY 2017.

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