Škoda remains on the path of growth in 2015. In January, the Czech carmaker’s global sales increased 7.5 percent to 87,000 vehicles (January 2014: 80,900). This was the best January ever in the company’s history, according to a press release.
The latest Škoda Fabia, which was launched at the end of 2014, saw sales increase 55.2 percent in Western Europe and 50 percent in Central Europe.
Škoda recorded double-digit growth in Romania (500 vehicles; up 40.6 percent), Serbia (400 vehicles; up 64.2 percent), Bulgaria (200 vehicles; up 105.7 percent), Bosnia (100 vehicles; up 6.2 percent) and the Baltic States (600 vehicles; up 97.4 percent).