Skoda Archive

Overdrive: Unfortunate car name; Traveling in small car; Skoda Fabia; Quirky news

Overdrive. News: Tata to rename Zica hatch after outbreak of dangerous zika virus; Intelligent Speed Assistance; German state plans to trial 120km motorway limit; Uber trials system for monitoring driver speed, acceleration and braking; Study finds automatic braking cuts rear-end crash risk; Talks to keep Holden’s Elizabeth plant producing cars on the political agenda. Travelling

Skoda Yeti – Great Car – Weird name

The Skoda Yeti was originally launched onto the Australian market in October 2011.  It is easy to make fun of its name.  This must rank with American Motors calling one of their cars the Gremlin.  But the car is neither abominable or the relative size of a monster snowman.  It is classified as a small