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Source: CNB, 02.09.2014
Frank Schreier returned to Skoda Auto
He took his old-new position in the Czech carmaker, which has previously been held by...
Published: 2.9.2014 23:05
CAP: Abolition of contributions of uninsured motorists to raise price of damage liability in Czech Rep
Deputies’ proposal will be dealt by the members of the financial and economic committee of the House of Commons on September 3. Trend in the number of uninsured claims...
Published: 2.9.2014 22:56
Volkswagen wants to build plant in Thailand
Investments should be soon approved by the local authorities. Location, estimated capacity, timing...
Published: 2.9.2014 22:36
Car sales in Germany fell by 0.4% in August
Return to decline after the July growth, possible reasons, interest in individual categories, the results for the eight months, VDA’s outlook, the development in France, Italy and Spain...
Published: 2.9.2014 22:30
Petr Kohout left ALD Automotive
Pavel Fort became the new head of the Czech branch of the leasing company. His profile, Kohout’s further plans...
Published: 1.9.2014 22:44
Honda Premium Quality: Honda began providing extended warranty to 8 years for free in Central Europe
Countries concerned, the mileage limit, the conditions of the loyalty program, scope of coverage, exceptions...
Published: 1.9.2014 22:36
Insurance companies increased price of damage liability by about 10% in Czech Rep in 2014
Some of them plan to further increase the rates. Situation in Ceska pojistovna, Kooperativa, Allianz, Uniqa, and CSOB Pojistovna...
Published: 1.9.2014 22:29
Volvo Car looking for new dealers for two regions in Czech Rep
Affected cities and dealer situation in them, requirements, new standards Volvo Retail Experience...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:57
Ivana Zimova returned to Mazda brand
After three years of engagement in the world of fashion, she returned to the automotive industry, where she took the position of...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:48
Court provided Saab Automobile owner with bankruptcy protection, in second attempt
Simultaneously, Saab AB withdrew the right to use the Saab brand from NEVS. Details...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:44
Renault-Nissan to cancel 25,000 jobs in AvtoVAZ
This corresponds to 45% of the current workforce of the Russian carmaker. Reasons, timing...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:35
India fined 14 carmakers because of spare parts
Affected automakers, three-year-long investigation, the amount of fines derived from sales in the Indian market...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:27
Two former directors of Porsche SE to stand trial in Germany due to attempt to take over Volkswagen
The Court of Appeal reversed the decision of the lower court in April 2014. Further proceedings before the German courts...
Published: 31.8.2014 23:20
Saab’s owner leads talks on funding with two carmakers
Meanwhile, NEVS has asked for court protection from creditors in order to gain more time to reach an agreement. Interested carmakers...
Published: 28.8.2014 22:27
Russia to resume scrap program
Timing, affected categories of vehicles, budget, contribution rates, terms, expected extra sales...
Published: 28.8.2014 22:17
JATO: Car sales in Europe up by 5.4% in July
It is the 11th month of growth in a row. Falling markets, the results of Top 10 brands and models, a significant increase of the Skoda brand and its best-selling Octavia, JATO’s outlook for August...
Published: 27.8.2014 23:26
Topolova: AAA Auto modified strategy for CEE
Expansion to other countries, new branches on the existing markets, cheap properties for car centres, search for a partner for e-mobility in Slovakia, sales results and outlook...
Published: 27.8.2014 23:10
AvtoVAZ to cut production of Lada cars
The measure will not affect the production of Renault and Nissan cars. Reasons, timing, the number of non-produced cars, HR...
Published: 27.8.2014 22:59
Code of Ethics: Association of Czech Hyundai dealers complains at Prime Minister
A call to control foreign investors receiving incentives, the five most controversial points of the code of ethics, comparison with the USA...
Published: 27.8.2014 00:07
Vlcek: Skoda wants to significantly enhance sale of certified used cars in Czech Rep
Sales plans, increase in the number of sales points in the Skoda Plus program, sources of quality used cars, dealership modernization, timing...
Published: 26.8.2014 23:54
Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations: Automaker created division with personalized services
Division management, services for exacting clients interested in new cars and the owners of old timers, location of the technical centre, HR, Jaguar Lightweight E-Type...
Published: 26.8.2014 23:47
Allianz to replace global creative agency
The existing and new partner of WPP Group, requirements of insurer, the impact on individual countries and local branches, the timing, the tender for a media partner...
Published: 26.8.2014 23:34
AstaZero: Volvo Car opened new test facility in Sweden
In the premises it is possible to simulate different traffic environments. Location, the development of active safety systems for traffic without road accidents...
Published: 26.8.2014 23:19
Chevrolet’s former manager joined Czech branch of Nissan
In Nissan Sales CEE he took a post that has become vacant at the end of July. Managers, details...
Published: 26.8.2014 00:20
Pommer (Audi): Premium segment in Czech Rep to grow in coming years
The outlook for 2014, development in H1, comparison with neighboring countries, new Audi models, dealer network...
Published: 25.8.2014 23:54
Mercedes-Benz launched sale of PHEVs, including Czech Rep
The first model, parameters and price, haptic gas pedal, independent air conditioning and heating with programming, warranty on the hybrid system, the next model...
Published: 25.8.2014 23:46
SDA: 20 HEVs and 21 EVs registered in Czech Rep in July 2014
The registry has also included 190 vehicles powered by CNG and 177 cars on LPG. Leaders of alternative drive systems, the second electric VW, results for seven months...
Published: 25.8.2014 23:39
GM to cut production in Russia
The location, reasons, scope of limitations, timing, affected Opel and Chevrolet models, sales of these brands in July...
Published: 25.8.2014 23:22
One manager returned to SkoFIN
Before that there was another personnel change in management of a department in Czech branch of Volkswagen Financial Services. Details...
Published: 25.8.2014 04:48
Soucek (Citroen): Czech van market to grow in next three years
Development in H1 2014, results of Citroen, the new Jumper, a new supplier of the fuel injection system, start-stop engines, corporate clients, innovatived modular offer...
Published: 25.8.2014 04:35
Mike Nolte to be new head of Daimler’s sales in Czech Rep
At the same time, he takes one more post. His profile, other personnel changes, the reasons and circumstances...
Published: 24.8.2014 23:28
Czech Ministry of Transport to renew car fleet of top management
Reasons, the number and categories of vehicles, estimated price, fleet of the department, the case of testing of a BMW car before the announcement of the tender...
Published: 24.8.2014 23:17
Medvedev: Russia to consider measures to support car market
Demand for cars is being driven down by the Ukrainian crisis, which has a major share in the sharp slowdown in the Russian economy and the decline in the exchange rate of the ruble...
Published: 24.8.2014 23:06
Land Rover Discovery: Whole model range to come, instead of one model
The first model Discovery Sport, new technologies introduced in the Discovery Vision concept using mainly laser...
Published: 24.8.2014 22:57
Ten Japanese automotive suppliers fined in China for cartel
The investigated and punished companies, amount of fines, duration of the cartel, affected components, damaged carmakers, investigation in the sale of cars and spare parts...
Published: 21.8.2014 23:14
Gestamp wants to build second plant in Czech Rep
The location considered, size and price of the land, the amount of investment, HR, products, timing, other factories in Central Europe...
Published: 21.8.2014 22:55
Russia might prohibit import of cars in case of further sanctions
It would also affect Czech car plants. Statement of Skoda, Hyundai and TPCA, the share of imported vehicles in the Russian sales...
Published: 21.8.2014 22:39
Skoda Auto to take on 800 new employees in Czech Rep
Location, reasons, timing, HR resources, salary, the Fabia III with consumption below 3.5 l/100 km or weight below 1 ton...
Published: 20.8.2014 23:05
Nissan began selling e-NV200 electric van
The first countries, parameters and version of the EV, sales plans, testing by companies, launch on the market in Central Europe including the Czech Republic, price...
Published: 20.8.2014 22:55
Hyundai Mobis considers employing more people in new plant in Czech Rep
Details of the intent, several halls, a new subsidiary, factory management, EIA, shift of production from Korea to the Czech Republic, profile of the first Czech plant...
Published: 20.8.2014 22:40
One Mercedes dealer changed owner in Czech Rep
The company and its showrooms, the original and new owner, related personnel changes, circumstances...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:36
Volkswagen bought MAN’s financial division
The carmaker plans no change in the Czech Republic for now. The countries covered by affiliates and partners, details...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:19
Medea Research: Czech car market up by 10% in January-July
This is a smaller increase than SDA’ statistics of registrations indicated, but a significant difference compared to analyses of Hyundai Motor Czech speaking on drops...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:07
Iveco wants to make Czech Rep main base for development and production of buses
The company currently has only two bus plants in the world. Production growth, strengthening R&D, construction of a test track, HR...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:35
Series of tenders on hundreds of vehicles and tires announced in Czech Rep
The submitter and its fleet, renewal of part of the fleet, the form of acquisition, the value of contracts, the criteria including warranty without limitation of mileage...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:20
SkoFIN chose new PR agency
The winner of the tender and its clients, start of the cooperation, previous partner for PR activities...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:07
Youngsan to build plant in Slovakia, second in Europe
Location, investment amount, size of the hall, HR, timing, products, clients including Hyundai-Kia, business activities in the Czech Republic...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:56
2014 Autoshow Prague: Incheba to restore motor show in Czech Rep after four years
The term, the confirmed brands, exhibited models, test drives, off-road polygon, nomenclature including vans, talks with other firms...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:46
Employees of Hyundai plants in Korea want to strike
Wage negotiations of the unions with management of the company failed. The timing, strike tradition, substitution of production...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:37
Medea Research: Most re-exported cars in Czech Rep are Ford Fiesta, Seat Ibiza and Seat Leon
The Top 10 purpose registrations also include Volkswagen, Skoda, Fiat and Nissan models. Among the 10 best-selling cars are Skoda, Hyundai and VW models...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:26
Skoda Auto to increase production capacity of one plant
CEE Automotive Forum 2014: Further 13 speakers to join conference
Mann+Hummel to invest EUR 25 million in Czech Rep by 2016
Emil Frey might terminate distribution of one brand in Czech Rep
Kovolis Hedvikov to expand its plant in Czech Rep
Gumotex bought Ronson Plastics
Witte Automotive preparing new investment in Czech Rep
Baur Formschaumtechnik to move its plant in Czech Rep
Anthony Denny is said to be close to selling his stake in AAA Auto
Giant tender for hundreds of vehicles launched in Czech Rep
Car and parts makers in Morocco demand subcontracts for EUR 175 million
Neturen plans to expand production in Czech Rep
TI Automotive to expand one plant in Czech Republic
Progress-Werk Oberkirch to invest EUR 25 million in Czech Rep
Car Importers Association does not intend to publish detailed statistics of registered vehicles in Czech Rep
R.Bourgeois to move its plant in Czech Rep
One Volvo dealer ended in Czech Rep
New Mercedes-Benz dealership to be built in Czech Rep
Sehnal: Slavia Pojistovna for sale, as well as other companies from SPGroup
Ideal Automotive expands production capacities in Czech Rep
Autosalon Louda bought Czech dealer Autoprodej Dukla
Denso considers further investment in Czech Rep
Saint-Gobain Sekurit prepares new investment in Czech Rep
Mubea wants to build new plant in Czech Rep
SDA: Carmakers prepared concept for quality vehicle repairs in Czech Rep
Brisk won contract for new range of engines from Volkswagen
Forez to expand production in Czech Rep and build R&D centre
Skoda Auto to expand portfolio with new suppliers from Asia and South-East Europe
Admosphere: Advertising investments in new car sales in Czech Rep fell in 2013
First car dealer punished in Czech Rep according to act on criminal liability of legal persons
First Mazda showroom of new corporate appearance to be built in Czech Rep
Equa Bank looks for partner for loans on cars in Czech Rep
Several Jaguar and Land Rover showrooms to be built in Czech Rep by new concept
Varroc to invest EUR 50 million in Czech Rep by 2016
Hyundai Motor Group wants to expand production in Central Europe
JTEKT won several contracts in Koyo Bearings division, to ensure production in Czech Rep
BMW to move production of one model in Europe
Mahle Behr to expand existing plant rather than building new factory in Czech Rep
Several Renault dealers terminated activities in Czech Rep
Benet Automotive is working on second car concept design
Skoda Auto is looking for new suppliers
Grammer to close two of five plants in Czech Rep
Swell won contracts for two Italian carmakers
Hirschmann Automotive reorganizes production
BS Auto plans to expand in Czech Rep
Aston Martin looking for new suppliers, also in Czech Rep
KYB shifts part of production to Czech Rep, invests in two locations
Skoda Auto prepares number of innovations in aftersales services
New BMW showroom to be built in Czech Rep
Fukoku expands to Europe, to build plant in Czech Rep
Novem Car Interior Design prepares for expansion in Czech Rep
BMW Try & Buy: BMW test medium-term lease with subsequent sale in Czech Rep
Ford New Deal: Ford transforms dealer network in Europe
Advics to build plant in Czech Rep, first in Europe
SDA: Czech car fleet could significantly grow young again within few years
Volkswagen to enter new segments, including Skoda brand
Brano wants to supply Chinese and Korean carmakers
Continental to invest over EUR 150 million in tire production in Czech Rep
Auto Charouz launches new concept of multibrand car sale in Czech Rep
Court apparently not yet ruled in dispute between Jaguar Land Rover and former dealer in Czech Rep
Tesla Motors is planning further plants worldwide, including Europe
Honda withdrew license to one dealer in Czech Rep, including service
Cromodora Wheels to expand its plant in Czech Rep
HP Pelzer to expand one of its plants in Czech Rep
Aisin Seiki wants to build new plant in Czech Rep
Louwman prepares further expansion in Czech Rep
One Honda dealer in Czech Rep stood against corrupt officials, court sent them to jail
Tempus and Auto Bavarija want to sue BMW for EUR 100 million
Westfalia to move part of production from Germany to Czech Rep
New Audi showroom to be built in Prague
Plakor wants to expand its plant in Czech Rep
Witte Automotive shifts part of activities from Germany to Czech Rep
Matz-Erreka to build second plant in Czech Rep
Volkswagen introduced e-mobility strategy until 2015
Mercedes-Benz prepares dealership in another city in Czech Rep
Tower International opened plant in Czech Republic, wants to expand it immediately
Maier to move part of its production from Spain to Czech Rep, building second plant here
Hyundai Motor Group wants to expand further in production of automotive components
Kolbenschmidt Pierburg wants to build second plant in Czech Rep
Hyundai to install advanced communications units in its cars, to be manufactured also in Czech Rep
Jaguar Land Rover prepares branded programme for used car sale in Czech Rep
ZF Friedrichshafen wants to expand one of its plants in Czech Rep
Benet Automotive wants to produce cars
Cebia and BMW intend to expand cooperation in Europe
Autosalon Klokocka wants to build three new showrooms in Czech Rep
Brano aims to develop its own electric car, later might start producing it
Sohnergroup to build plant in Czech Rep, eighth worldwide
Skoda Auto increased number of Czech suppliers in 2011, other moved to Mlada Boleslav
Source: Google Analytics, August 2014
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