ŠkodaAuto India, operating in India since November 2001 and a fully owned subsidiary of ŠkodaAuto a.s., Czech Republic (Volkswagen Group), one of the premium automobile manufacturers in India was the Official Car Partner at India’s most prestigious beauty pageant – Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2011 (PFMI), the winners were gifted with Skoda‘s premium hatch—Skoda Fabia each.
Kanishtha Dhankhar was crowned Pantaloons Femina Miss India World 2011.She will represent India at the global pageant later this year. Ankita Shorey was crowned Miss India International 2011, while Hasleen Kaur is Miss India Earth 2011.
The India’s foremost beauty pageant took place at Mehboob Studio yesterday (14th April, 2011) in the presence of glitterati’s & the fashionistas of the town. The finalists were judged by personalities like Kangna Ranaut, Dino Morea, Fardeen Khan, Urmila Matondkar, Ritu Kumar, Shiamak Davar, Leander Paes, Tarun Mansukhani and Sajid Nadiadwala.
The premium hatchback, Skoda Fabia is offered on sale in India and available with options of petrol and diesel engine to choose from.Apart from the 1.6 MPI option, which will be available in the Elegance trim, Skoda will continue to sell the Fabia with the 1.2-litre diesel and petrol engines in its three usual trims, the Classic, Ambiente and Elegance. One of the key features of the Fabia remains its safety, with dual front airbags as standard across all variants. Overall, the Fabia is a refined machine that is fun to drive and has looks that few hatches can match; just like our ladies!