August 13, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter
Spectacular spy shots of the 2015 Skoda Fabia testing in China, completely naked bar for a few tiny strips of camouflage around the grille, the headlights, and the C-pillar. The 2015 Skoda Fabia will have its worldwide debut on the Paris Auto Show in October, and debut in China is scheduled for the April 2015 Shanghai Auto Show.
October 26, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
Spy shots from the Skoda Fabia Combi testing in China, it will debut at the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and will be launched on the Chinese car market early next year. The Skoda Fabia Combi will be made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture. Skoda is also considering to make the Octavia and Superb wagons in the country.
[update] new reports indicate this is indeed the upcoming Volkswagen Lavida wagon, which will be made by Shanghai-Volkswagen as well. Plans for production of the Fabia Combi are however very real so we expect to see that one out testing soon… [/update]
June 15, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
The Skoda Fabia RS is ready for the Chinese car market, it will be launched before the end of this year, priced from around 150.000 yuan. The Fabia RS will be made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture alongside the upcoming Volkswagen Polo GTI. Two hot hatches for China, sounds good, but it ain’t at all pretty.