The Skoda Octavia 500,000th third generation and walks the world. It is a unit in GreenLine white finish that adds to the sales boom that lives this year, which began in 2012. In November closed with a 24.7% increase in sales in Western Europe, and is undoubtedly the mainstay of the Czech company, an increasingly strong pillar.
In Spain, the Skoda Octavia is today living taxi image so that it is not difficult to establish a relationship between two concepts: the Octavia and the taxi. This is true at least since the second generation of this sedan that beyond our borders, sold in ways much more diverse, with Octavia RS under the claim of being the fastest of all time, with the Octavia GreenLine as a champion of the containment of consumption, the Octavia G-TEC CNG or Skoda Scout, the outputs intended as crossover version off-road.
If in Western Europe this range of proposals has been one of the keys to that increased sales in Central Europe not far behind, which ended November with growth of 20%. Moreover, as new model was sales leader in Czech Republic, Hungary, Estonia, Finland, Poland, Slovakia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Iceland. In China, it is the world’s largest market, began his career in mid-2014, and in November the growth was 112.4%, but obviously have to see how resists when seated in the vast Asian country.
If anything characterizes the behavior of sales of this sedan is its growth rate. Between 1996 and November 2014 have delivered a total of 4.46 million units, which translates into 40% of sales of Skoda, and the future brand manufactured at an annual rate of 1.5 million units . That has the central factory in Mlada Boleslav, supported by five floors it has in China, Russia, India, Ukraine and Kazakhstan.