Home market sales of Czech car maker Skoda Auto AS rose 9.2% in July to 6,559 units from 6,008 units a year earlier, the company said in a statement on Tuesday, according to Dow Jones Newswires. The report noted the July sales figures contrasted with a 7% sales drop in the January to June period to 36,640 units from 39,401 units in the year-earlier period.