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Czech company EVC converts Skoda Roomsters to electric drive

A Czech Republic-based company that converts Skodas to electric vehicles will be showing two all-electric models at the Geneva Motor Show next month, according to TechnologicVehicles.com.

Skoda unveils Praktik, panel version of Roomster

We're big fans of the Skoda Roomster and its funky greenhouse that incorporates the kind of quirky styling that we don't often get here in the States. We're also all about the new panel van movement that appears to be catching on here, which is no doubt inspired by the many paneled commercial vehicles offered in Europe. Thus, it's no surprise we were interested to hear that Skoda has just unveiled a panel van version of the Roomster called the Praktik. It basically subscribes to the panel van fo

Skoda making a comeback

Volkswagen subsidiary Skoda Auto announced Thursday that its 2005 net profits more than doubled to about $329 million, setting a new company record.