From 05.10.2017 to 14.10.2017, car manufacturer Škoda orginized a special train connecting Prague and Bratislava. Once a day, the 3-car “Škoda Expres” took employees to Bratislava for the introduction of the new Karoq SUV. During the first days, ČD locomotive 380 004 was used the pull the train. This machine was then reassigned to the normal REX and EC services again, and a second ČD ‘Karoq Expres’ locomotive was introduced: 362 169.
Both locomotives have the same white/orange promo livery with one white and one orange cab. The three coaches used for the train, of which one was a restaurant car, got stickers in a similar fashion. More than enough reason for many top photographers to take up their camera and find a good location for a “Karoq Expres” portrait. We made collection: