Skoda has commenced production of the Superb Estate at its Kvasiny plant in Mlada Bolesl.

The vehicle is scheduled to be launched in September.

Skoda board member for production and logistics Michael Oeljeklaus said: "We are proud to announce another successful start of production - this just 15 weeks after the production launch for the new hatchback.

"The whole team has done a great job, and now the new Superb Estate is rolling off the production lines according to plan," ET reported.