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An Everyday Journey Through Motoring History, Facts & Trivia

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On This Day

Thursday 16th September 1999

21 years ago

The Škoda Fabia made its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. A year later, the estate version was introduced at the Paris Motor Show, and the saloon version appeared at the Geneva Motor Show in February 2001. Part of the Fabia’s success was the fact that all of its mechanical parts were developed by or in conjunction with Volkswagen, but were offered in a package that was priced to undercut other models in the Volkswagen Group.

Škoda Fabia - 1999

Škoda Fabia - 1999