Already traditionally opens the season Škoda events of historic vehicles at the prestigious Paris exhibition of vintage cars, which took place for the fortieth time. Damage to the French capital, bringing the four gems from his collection including a faithful replica of the first Mlada Boleslav Laurin & Klement Voiturette A, produced since 1905.
The extraordinary craftsmanship renovator of the damage may be vintage cars, visitors can convince looking at the exposed unique type 966 Supersport 1950. Racing car with a cigar body, which was his time to the value of 197.7 km / h fastest Czechoslovak car is part of a collection Škoda Museum since 2007, and last year completed its demanding restoration. "guaranteed audience magnet is on the Skoda stand replica of the first car Voiturette And that was in the years 1905-1907 produced in Mladá Boleslav and was so at the beginning of a long tradition of car manufacturing," says Michal Velebný, head reconditioning workshop Museum. Laurin & Klement Voiturette A has under the hood gasoline V-twin with a capacity of 1005 cm3, which gives the vehicle power 7 horsepower, which is enough for a top speed of around 40 km / h.
I three other cars forcing visitors to stop. Elegance overflowing Popular Monte Carlo Coupé from 1937 is an icon aerodynamic design of the second half of the thirties and reference great achievements crew Pohl / Hausman at the famous Rallye Monte Carlo in 1936 and 1937. Black is a gem specimen collection and Mlada Boleslav for their condition acquired in past and numerous awards, of which the greatest weight to victory in the competition elegance Schloss Bensberg Classic Rallye 2012 in the category.
Production of younger era of the seventies represents Porte de Versailles attractive model with 110 R Coupé. Slick sports coupe based on the Skoda models 100 and 110 are manufactured in Kvasiny between 1970 to 1980 and recently beginning to discover its potential and collectors. At the prestigious exhibition, which will come together experts from around the world, and undoubtedly a perfect fit. Presentation of historic cars in Paris complemented with modern study Škoda VisionC, which in turn gives visitors the opportunity to admire the new design direction Mlada Boleslav brand.
Fortieth year of cars takes place February 4 to 8 at the exhibition Paris Expo - Porte de Versailles, events with an expected attendance of about 100,000 people attending over 450 exhibitors with more than 500 cars.
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