Kvasiny

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Kvasiny
Municipality and village
Air view
Air view
Coordinates: 50°12′45″N 16°15′44″E / 50.21250°N 16.26222°E / 50.21250; 16.26222Coordinates: 50°12′45″N 16°15′44″E / 50.21250°N 16.26222°E / 50.21250; 16.26222
Country  Czech Republic
Region Hradec Králové Region
District Rychnov nad Kněžnou District
First written mention 1544
Government
 • Mayor Ing. Ivan Ešpandr
Area
 • Total 6.65 km2 (2.57 sq mi)
Elevation 343 m (1,125 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,376
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postcode 517 02
Website obec-Kvasiny.cz

Kvasiny is a village and municipality in Rychnov nad Kněžnou District in the Hradec Králové Region of the Czech Republic.

It is home to the Volkswagen Group-owned Škoda Auto factory, which currently produces the Škoda Yeti, Škoda Kodiaq, Škoda Superb and SEAT Ateca automobiles, and formerly produced the original Škoda Fabia and the Škoda Roomster.[1][2]

Škoda Auto factory in Kvasiny

References[edit]

  1. ^ "70 years of ŠKODA car production in Kvasiny - ŠKODA Storyboard". ŠKODA Storyboard. Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  2. ^ "ŠKODA manufactures two million cars at Kvasiny". www.volkswagenag.com. Retrieved 2018-04-03.