Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Le Tour de France comes to Middlesbrough

Limited-edition Tour de France Yetis, Octavias and Superbs are heading to Derek Slack Motors in Middlesbrough to celebrate and promote SKODA’s involvement with the world’s most famous and prestigious cycle race.

Available in red, white and blue only, they feature Tour de France merchandise and clever features that will attract both cyclists and lovers of the great outdoors including, four-wheel drive, waterproof seat covers, bike carriers and bike wheel bags. Customers will also be entered into an exclusive competition, offering the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime VIP trip to the 2015 Tour de France.

Tony Slack- Dealer Principle said, “This year’s Tour de France begins on 5 July in the UK. It will attract huge crowds in and around Leeds, Harrogate, York, Sheffield, Cambridge and London, and ŠKODA will be at the heart of the action. The limited edition Tour de France models are just a small part od SKODA’s involvement and will also feature at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.” Tony added, “The Octavia Estate Tour de France has already arrived featuring additional specification above Octavia Estate SE 2.0 TDI 150PS 4x4.”

• Amundsen satellite navigation system
• KESSY – keyless entry and start system
• Boot net programme
• Floor mats
• Metallic paint
• Space saver spare wheel
• Bike carrier (for roof)
• Roof bars

Exclusive items

• Waterproof seat covers with Tour de France logo
• Bike wheel bags with Tour de France logo
• Vehicle badge featuring Tour de France logo
• Centenary edition of Rouleur Tour de France book
• Competition entry to win VIP Tour de France experience


• Moon white
• Race blue
• Rio red