Pulman ŠKODA leads the way at the Durham Big Ride

 

Pulman
ŠKODA was proud sponsor of the Durham Big Ride which took place over 2 days
throughout the marvellous countryside in the North East.  Over 1500 riders took part in the annual
event with friends and family coming along supporting too.
(Pulman ŠKODA new Superb leading the way)
The
all new ŠKODA Superb led the way for the Big Ride, with the Yeti as the lead
for The Beast Ride. Ed Tutty, Head Organiser commented “This is our 9th
year of running this event and once again both days where a fantastic example
of the growing enthusiasm for the sport. We were thrilled to have Pulman ŠKODA
provide the lead cars again for the second year in a row. It really is a great
event for the Durham area.”

 

Ian
Jarvis Sales Manager at Pulman ŠKODA said, “The Durham Big Ride is a fantastic
event in the local area that has grown year on year. With ŠKODA already having
a synergy with cycling we thought it would be a fantastic partnership once
again.”

 

At
the event, Pulman ŠKODA displayed the new Superb, Fabia Monte Carlo and the
Yeti, along with the ŠKODA bike. Riders were also given the chance to win a ŠKODA
bike worth £895 by simply entering the #winabike competition which was a huge
success over 100 entries across the two day event.

 

(Pictured: Paul Dyer outside Pulman ŠKODA)
Pulman
are proud to announce the winner is Durham Big Ride participant Paul Dyer. Local
to the Durham area, Mr Dyer has participated in the event for the last two years,
along with his son. Being a member of the Spennymoor cycle club, Paul is a keen
rider and even cycles the 6 mile commute to work every day. Mr Dyer comments “I
am thrilled to win the SKODA bike, and it will go to good use. I haven’t
visited Hamsterly forest in a while and that will be my first point of call!”

 

The
new ŠKODA Superb led the way at the Big Durham Ride, after launching at the
beginning of September, the new Superb got its first official outing around
Durham City. Ian Jarvis continues: “The new Superb is a fantastic car, with
more interior space than ever before, with innovative technologies including
driver assist and advanced infotainment system!”

 

Pulman
ŠKODA are currently based on Abbey Road Retail and Business Park in Durham and
are in the process of building a brand new purpose built SKODA showroom.
 
For more information visit: www.pulmanskoda.co.uk
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