Skoda cars used by Czech police will soon be replaced by Hyundai, reports Reuters. Skoda Auto lost the competition over a tender for the Czech police. The winner, Hyundai auto company, offered a better price and wide range of choices during the tender and will supply 616 cars for the Police of the Czech Republic.

According, since 1993, Skoda company supplied over 17,000 cars for the Czech police. The company also supplies police cars for Poland, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, and Israel.