Skoda Auto launched its C-segment sedan Rapid in India market, both petrol and Diesel variant in a starting price of Rs 6.75 lakh. The Rapid diesel is available with a manual transmission only while the petrol version will be assimilated with a manual and automatic transmission. It has been introduced in three variants as Active, Ambition and Elegance and available in five awesome colors as brilliant silver, candy white, cappuccino beige, deep black pearl and flash red. (ibTimes)
Thomas Kuehl, board member and director, sales and marketing, SKODA Auto India said that “Our plans for the Rapid in India are fairly ambitious, given that we expect it to become the bestselling car in our model line-up in India, in the near future,”.
He also added that : “The Rapid is positioned as a family car, compact enough for the city and spacious enough for longer trips,” .
New Skoda Rapid comes in 8 versions with 1 engine and 2 transmission options in five colors price ed between Rs 6.75 lakh to Rs 9.19 lakh in India. New Rapid will take on Hyundai Verna, Ford Fiesta Classic, Maruti Suzuki SX4 and Fiat Linea in Indian market.
- brilliant silver
- candy white
- cappuccino beige
- deep black pearl
- flash red
Variants and On Road Price:-
- Skoda Rapid Active , 1.6 MPI MT 1598cc Petrol, Manual, 11.2 kpl Rs. 6,82,350
- Skoda Rapid Ambition 1.6 MPI MT 1598cc Petrol, Manual, 11.2 kpl Rs. 7,16,727
- Skoda Rapid Active 1.6 TDI CR MT 1598cc Diesel, Manual, 15.3 kpl Rs. 8,03,680
- Skoda Rapid Elegance 1.6 MPI MT 1598cc Petrol, Manual, 11.2 kpl Rs. 8,07,724
- Skoda Rapid Ambition, 1.6 MPI AT 1598cc Petrol, Automatic, kpl Rs. 8,17,835
- Skoda Rapid Ambition, 1.6 TDI CR MT 1598cc Diesel, Manual, 15.3 kpl Rs. 8,38,057
- Skoda Rapid Elegance, 1.6 MPI AT 1598cc Petrol, Automatic, kpl Rs. 9,08,833
- Skoda Rapid Elegance, 1.6 TDI CR MT 1598cc Diesel, Manual, 15.3 kpl Rs.
The SKODA Rapid is a great example of true art combined with science and technology and offers you unbeatable styling, comfort and performance without compromising your safety.
- Adjustable driver’s seat
- Height and length adjustable steering wheel
- Adjustable dual rear air conditioning vents
- The intelligent Climatronic air conditioning
- SKODA Audio Player with Security Code
- Ergolever for Remote Seat Adjustment
- Multi-function Display
- 460 litre Luggage Compartment Space
Safety and Security:-
- Remote control locking and unlocking of doors and the boot lid. It also provides child-proof rear window and door locking.
- An Engine Immobilizer with a Floating Code System.
- Dual Rate brake assist, along with the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
- Height adjustable head restraints both at the front and the rear
- Anti-glare interior rear view mirror ensures clear visibility and hence, safe driving in any weather condition
- Driver and Front Passenger Airbags
- Anti-Lock Braking System with Dual Rate Brake Assist
- Front and Rear Fog Lights
- Anti-Pinch Windows
At last I would like to say that new Skoda Rapid is the best sedan in affordable price promising you unbeatable style, luxury and performance. What you think? Please be open to give your view.
For Test Drive and Booking Please Visit:- http://www.skoda-auto.co.in