Mladá Boleslav, 11 January 2022 – ŠKODA AUTO delivered 878,200 automobiles worldwide in 2021 regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic and semiconductor scarcity. With nearly 45,000 deliveries, the all-electric ENYAQ iV mannequin has made a profitable begin within the markets. Due to the brand new KUSHAQ, ŠKODA AUTO can also be attaining vital progress in India. The corporate expects the provision state of affairs for semiconductors to step by step enhance within the second half of 2022. The Czech automotive producer is anticipating optimistic impetus from new merchandise, specifically the ENYAQ COUPÉ iV and the refreshed KAROQ.

“2021 was some of the difficult years in ŠKODA AUTO’s historical past. The COVID-19 pandemic and the scarcity of semiconductors have considerably slowed down our progress. Due to the flexibleness and resourcefulness of the ŠKODA workforce, in addition to the shut cooperation with our social associate KOVO and suppliers, we managed to steer the corporate by way of the 12 months efficiently and ship a good consequence. We count on the semiconductor provide state of affairs to step by step ease within the second half of the 12 months. I’m trying forward with confidence; we’ve many new merchandise within the pipeline, together with the ENYAQ COUPÉ iV, we’re experiencing very excessive buyer demand, and we’ve a extremely motivated workforce. Over the long run, the corporate is in a superb place to emerge stronger from the transformation course of because of our NEXT LEVEL – ŠKODA STRATEGY 2030.”

Thomas Schäfer, ŠKODA AUTO CEO

“The COVID-19 pandemic and the semiconductor scarcity led to prolonged supply instances final 12 months. I want to categorical my gratitude to our prospects for his or her belief within the ŠKODA model and our sellers for his or her large dedication in these difficult instances. Our merchandise are very effectively obtained worldwide, and demand continues to develop because of fashions such because the ENYAQ iV and the brand new FABIA. We are actually selecting up the tempo as we enter the brand new 12 months: The revised variations of our best-selling SUVs, the KODIAQ and KAROQ, in addition to the brand new ENYAQ COUPÉ iV are nice merchandise, and I’m satisfied they’ll show extremely popular with our prospects.”

Martin Jahn, ŠKODA AUTO Board Member for Gross sales and Advertising


In Western Europe, ŠKODA AUTO delivered 409,000 automobiles in 2021, a lower of 5.9% in comparison with the earlier 12 months (January to December 2020: 434,500 automobiles). In December, deliveries amounted to 34,200 automobiles (December 2020: 41,700 automobiles).
In Germany, its largest single market worldwide, the carmaker recorded 136,800 deliveries final 12 months, down 15.4% year-on-year (January to December 2020: 161,800 automobiles). In December, deliveries totalled 14,700, down 11.5% on the earlier 12 months (December 2020:16,600 automobiles).
ŠKODA AUTO achieved double-digit progress in Portugal (1,800 automobiles; +37.4%), Norway (9,800 automobiles; +36.9%), Eire (9,100 automobiles; +21.8%), the Netherlands (19,300 automobiles; +19.0%) and Spain (24,600 automobiles; +17.0%).

In Central Europe, ŠKODA AUTO delivered a complete of 164,100 automobiles from January to December 2021, 9.8% fewer than within the earlier 12 months (January to December 2020: 181,900 automobiles). In December, the model recorded 12,200 deliveries, a lower of 16.5% in comparison with the identical month of 2020 (December 2020: 14,600 automobiles).
Within the Czech Republic – ŠKODA AUTO’s home market – deliveries from January to December 2021 dropped by 4.0% to 79,900 automobiles (January to December 2020: 83,200 automobiles). In December, the carmaker delivered 6,700 automobiles on this market (December 2020: 7,100 automobiles; -5.0%).

In Jap Europe excluding Russia, ŠKODA AUTO delivered 35,800 automobiles to prospects (January to December 2020: 39,400 automobiles; -9.2%). In December, deliveries fell by 39.9% to 2,500 automobiles (December 2020: 4,200 automobiles).

In Russia, 90,400 deliveries represents a lower of 4.4% in comparison with 2020 (January to December 2020: 94,600 automobiles). ŠKODA AUTO delivered 7,200 automobiles in December (December 2020: 9,700 automobiles; -25.7%).

In China, the Czech automotive producer delivered 71,200 automobiles in 2021. This corresponds to
a 58.8% drop (January to December 2020: 173,000 automobiles). In December, ŠKODA recorded 7,500 deliveries on this area (December 2020: 16,500 automobiles; -54.6%).

In India, ŠKODA AUTO achieved vital progress in 2021 following the launch of the KUSHAQ, which was developed particularly for this market, recording a complete of twenty-two,800 automobiles deliveries within the area (January to December 2020: 10,900 automobiles; +108.9%). In December 2021, deliveries stood at 3,500 automobiles (December 2020: 1,400 automobiles; +156.2%).

The producer may also report encouraging progress within the remainder of the world: from January to December 2021, ŠKODA AUTO elevated its car deliveries by 20.6% to 85,000 items (January to December 2020: 70,500 automobiles).

ŠKODA AUTO model deliveries in 2021 (in items, rounded off, listed by mannequin; +/- in per cent in comparison with 2020):

ŠKODA OCTAVIA (200,800; -22.0%)
ŠKODA KAMIQ (120,700; -6.1%)
ŠKODA KAROQ (119,200; -13.2%)
ŠKODA FABIA (99,100; -6.0%)
ŠKODA KODIAQ (98,600; -25.1%)
ŠKODA SUPERB (66,100; -23.2%)
ŠKODA RAPID (63,700; -20.1%)
ŠKODA SCALA (48,200; -23.8%)
ŠKODA ENYAQ iV (44,700; – )
ŠKODA KUSHAQ (12,800; – )
ŠKODA CITIGOe iV (solely bought in Europe: 4,400; -70.8 %)


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