ŠKODA Awards 2013

Birchwood ŠKODA has a great range of award-winning models on offer. In 2013, ŠKODA​ won many major brand and manufacturing awards, including Best Overall Manufacturer and Most Recommended. ŠKODA’s range of models are consistent achievers and Birchwood is pleased to offer these award-winners to our customers.

Contact our Birchwood ŠKODA​ dealership in Eastbourne today for more information on our stunning range of award-winning ŠKODA​'s.

ŠKODA Citigo

Auto Express, Sunday Times & Car Buyer: Best City Car - Winning this award three times in 2013 is no surprise as the Citigo has always been a main contender in the City Car segment. whilst it is an affordable city car it in no way feels cheap. with the ride and handling of a vehicle you would expect to be more pricey and gadget to make it feel like a tech lovers dream. These awards show that the Citigo is keeping it's place as a firm rival for other brands in its category.

ŠKODA Octavia

Car Buyer: Best Family Car - After not winning any awards in 2012 the Octavia really has come back strong for 2013. The Octavia was voted as best family car by other experts in 2010 and 2011 and has once again proved to be a firm favourite.

We Love Any Car & FHM: Best Large Car - The Octavia won Best Large Car twice through FHM and We Love Any Car. This popular model was awarded for its reliability and performance, whilst maintaining its dynamic and sporty appearance.

Auto Express: Best Everyday Car - The Octavia has been voted as the best everyday car showing that this versatile car remains a strong choice for both family and business purposes suiting everyone's needs perfectly.

Caravan Club: Towcar of the Year Overall Winner - Proving effortlessly that you do not need a large 4x4 or SUV to tow your caravan the Octavia was voted the Tow Car of the Year Overall Winner, Beating many other cars larger than it. This shows the Octavia is a great All-rounder for everyone.

ŠKODA Superb

Auto Express & JD Power: Best Family Car - Winning Best Family Car twice in 2013 this cements that the Superb is and will continue to be a firm favourite for families wanting a spacious car but not wanting to purchase a large car.

JD Power: Best Compact Executive and Best Car - This model has won countless awards as a solid all-rounder for its smooth and comfortable driving experience, outstanding safety features and generous space that does not impact the chic aesthetics. whilst getting the gong for Best Car overall by JD Power.

Fleet World & Fleet News: Best Estate Car - The Superb is ŠKODA’s flagship model and it has also doubled up on its winnings as being crowned Best Estate Car twice this year and with its large boot capacity and generous leg room we can understand why.


Car Dealer: Best Performing Used Car - Winning the Best Performing Used Car awarded by Car Dealer is a great achievement for ŠKODA, this award shows that the Yeti is a great investment for longevity purposes.

Auto Express: Best Compact Car & Best In-Car Tech, Best Car Top 100 - The Yeti was ŠKODA's highest achiever in 2013 and this interesting range of awards given to the ŠKODA Yeti solidifies it as a versatile vehicle suitable for a range of tastes.

Total 4x4: Small SUV and Best Value for Money - The ŠKODA Yeti has been very popular with Total 4x4 wining a total of 8 awards from 2010 -2013. This shows that with a lot to offer its customers the Yeti is a firm choice.

Fleet World: Best Crossover - The Yeti has always been a very strong contender in the Crossover segment winning the award of Best Crossover 9 times over previous years and with all the Yeti has to give we can see why.

JD Power: Best Compact SUV - It seems as if 2013 is the year of the Yeti with the magnitude of awards it has won for ŠKODA. JD Power Survey voters had voted it as the best compact SUV due to the fewest problems experienced with the vehicle.