Czech automaker Skoda AUTO has been producing engines for cars at its capacities for more than 120 years.

The first motor was released back in 1899. It was a single-cylinder engine, which develops a ridiculous power of 1.75 hp at current time. In 1905, Laurin & Klement (Skoda’s predecessor) has developed its first car — the Voiturette model. For him, an engine capacity of 7 hp was created. and 1,100 cubic meters. cm.

The history of Czech Engineering Volumetric and Interesting. The format of a small material on the Zen canal, of course, will not know all events. Even a simple listing of the range of engine issued by the Czech company will take a lot of space.

We will estimate the current state of the moving sector and we will tell you that today produces a plant in Czech young Boleslav. There is also a weighty occasion. Recently, this head enterprise of the Czech automotive concern has released a 3 million EA211 series. Currently, more than 800 employees leading to the assembly of 3- and 4-cylinder motors of 1.0 to 1.6 liters are employed on the motor production. These motors are installed on Skoda cars, as well as on cars of other brands of the Volkswagen concern. Daily production is more than 2,400 engines.

Member of the Board of Directors of Skoda Auto for the production of Michael Olclus notes: «More than 120 years in Mlada Boleslav are developing reliable and technically innovative engines, and the plant for their production is one of the most authoritative with a huge tradition within the entire automotive industry. For this reason, the achievement of the level of three million engines of the EA211 series «Made by Skoda» for us is an extremely important event. «

Today, the range of manufactured motors includes 3-cylinder engines 1.0 MPI with a capacity of 44 kW (60 hp), 55 kW (75 hp), 1.0 MPI EVO 59 kW (80 hp) and 1 , 0 TSI in three options 70 kW (95 hp), 81 kW (110 hp) and 85 kW (115 hp).

Also, the EA211 series units include 4-cylinder motors of 1.4 TSI with a capacity of 94 kW (128 hp) or 110 kW (150 hp), and an engine 1.6 MPI with a capacity of 81 kW (110 hp) .

Engines are installed by thirteen models of various brands of the Volkswagen concern, produced worldwide. In addition to own

We also note that the motors of 1.6 MPI (90 and 110 hp) are produced at the Volkswagen Group enterprise in Kaluga. Production capacity of which is 150 thousand motors per year. And in July, a 600 thousand motor engine was assembled here. Last year, 143, 5 thousand aggregates were produced in Russia, which were established on three models of Russian production —

Stages of the production of EA211 series engines in Mlada Boleslav (Czech Republic):

2012: Engine production EA211 type 1.0 MPI type

2014: Running engine production 1.4 TSI and 1,6 MPI

2015: Production Anniversary: 500,000 EA211 series engines produced

2016: start production engine 1.0 TSI and production anniversary: Skoda AUTO has released 1,000,000 EA211 series engines

2018: the beginning of the production model 1.0 MPI EVO

2019: Skoda AUTO has released 2 500,000 EA211 series engines

2020: Skoda AUTO has released 3,000,000 EA211 series engines