The latest Skoda car reviews, news and advice from our team

2019 Skoda Scala hatchback Review 2 weeks ago

SKODA Scala Hatchback (2019 - ) review

The Skoda Scala may be smaller than its Octavia stablemate, but it’s still roomier – and cheaper – than most other mid-size hatchbacks. On that score, it competes with the Kia Ceed, Hyundai i30 and Seat Leon.
News 1 month ago

Coming soon: 2019 Skoda Kamiq

Skoda’s smallest SUV has been revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. It’s a similar size to a Nissan Juke.
Feature 1 month ago

Lap times in Lapland: from Silverstone to Sweden with the Skoda Kodiaq vRS

When we got a chance to try the new Skoda Kodiaq vRS, we decided the best way to test its sporting credentials would be to put in some hot laps at a cold Silverstone circuit. However, things were about to get a whole lot colder, when we travelled to Swedish Lapland to do exactly the same thing on a scale replica of the famous British track that had been carved into a frozen lake. Mmm… slippy…
2017 Skoda Karoq Long-term Review 3 months ago

Living with a… Skoda Karoq

The Skoda Yeti was one of the most popular compact SUVs of its era, and its replacement, the Karoq, has lots going for it, too. Auto Trader’s Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is spending six months with one to try to figure out the reason behind the immense popularity of the SUV.
2018 Skoda Fabia Estate Review 8 months ago

Skoda Fabia Estate (2018 - ) review

The Fabia estate adds a larger boot to Skoda’s small hatchback, and in doing so creates a very roomy and practical small car that doesn’t really have any direct rivals.
2016 Skoda Kodiaq Review 1 year ago

Skoda Kodiaq SUV (2016 - ) review

Skoda is known for building practical and affordable cars, but its new SUV, the Kodiaq, adds seven-seat versatility and a premium cabin into the mix to make it one of the brand’s most desirable cars yet.
Long-term Review 1 year ago

Living with a... Skoda Kodiaq – month four

After his colleagues finished their holidays, Cars Editor Andy Pringle and his family have finally had the chance to take the Kodiaq on holiday themselves.
Skoda Karoq 2017 Review 1 year ago

Skoda Karoq SUV (2017 - ) review

The Karoq is an impressive mid-sized SUV/family car from Skoda. If you’re in the market for a Nissan Qashqai, Peugeot 3008 or Seat Ateca, then you should definitely give this a good look.
Review 1 year ago

Skoda Rapid hatchback (2017 - ) review

You get a lot of car and a very big boot for your money, but there are some pretty impressive rivals out there, and we think you can spend your money more effectively.
Long-term Review 1 year ago

Skoda Kodiaq long-term test review – third report

Now that his colleagues have returned from their holidays, Cars Editor Andy Pringle and his family have been reunited with ‘their’ car – and they’re making the most of its long-distance comfort.