ŠKODA designs victors’ trophies for Tour de France - Tour winners receive crystal glass sculptures from the Czech Republic. Presented in Paris on 27 July by Purchasing Director, Karlheinz Hell. ŠKODA 11th time main sponsor of Tour de France.
ŠKODA drivers extend their lead in the ERC - Lappi finished fifth in Estonia to extend his lead in the FIA ERC. Wiegand finished seventh and is now second in the overall standings.
Estonia: ŠKODA on course for points - ERC leader Lappi ends the opening day of the Rally Estonia in fifth place in the ŠKODA Fabia Super 2000. Wiegand starts final day in sixth place.