Skoda Rapid Review, Technical Specifications and Price in India

Skoda Rapid

Skoda Rapid Review

Skoda Rapid Review

Skoda Rapid is a stylishly designed car as luxury sedan comes with lot of new features. The latest addition to the variants is the ‘Leisure’. The main rivals for this sedan includes Honda City and VW Vento. Currently available in diesel and petrol engine options with automatic or manual gearbox option.

The base diesel model priced at Rs. 8,50,608 and the top diesel version available for 9,88,226. The base petrol model priced at Rs. 7,20,756 and the top petrol version available for Rs. 9,50,625/-. You have more than 10 variants to choose in petrol and diesel options available in 5 finest color choices. Read the review about Skoda Rapid below including engine, performance, mileage, price, variants, features etc.

Engine and Performance

Skoda Rapid diesel versions are powered by 1598 cc, Diesel engines which give you 103 bhp @ 4400 RPM power and torque of 250 Nm @ 1500 rpm on ride to the wheels. The petrol variants are powered by a 1598 cc, Petrol engines produces 103 bhp @ 5250 RPM power also. These engines are mated with 5 speed or 6 speed gearbox which offers  manual or automatic transmission option and FWD facility.

Skoda Rapid  Mileage

Skoda Rapid diesel variants return mileage of 20.5kmpl and those petrol variants of Skoda Rapid will give you mileage of around 15kmpl on ride.

Available petrol Variants

  •  1.6 MPI active plus
  • 1.6 MPI ambition plus
  •  leisure 1.6 MPI MT
  • 1.6 MPI elegance
  • 1.6 MPI AT ambition plus
  • leisure 1.6 MPI AT
  •  1.6 MPI AT elegance

Available diesel Variants

  • 1.6 TDI Active plus
  • 1.6 TDI ambition plus
  •  1.6 TDI Prestige
  • 1.6 TDI MT
  •  1.6 TDI Elegance

Comfort and Safety Features

Skoda Rapid comes with a ground clearance of 168mm, Airbag, Anti-Lock Braking System, Brake Assist, Engine immobilizer, Child Safety Lock, remote Central Locking for your safety. Comfort features includes Air Conditioner,  Music Player, Power Steering, Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel, Power Windows, Rear Defogger etc. It also have Body-Colored Bumpers, Fog Lamps, Clear lens Head Lamp,Alloy Wheels, Tubeless Tyres etc.

Available Color Options

  • Flash Red
  • Candy White
  • Cappuccino Beige
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Brilliant Silver

Skoda Rapid Full Technical Specifications

Features of the model of car Skoda Rapid Elegance 1.6 TDI CR MT
Displacement 1598 cc
Engine 1598 cc, 4 cylinder inline diesel engine
Max power 103 bhp @ 4400 RPM
Max torque 250 Nm @ 1500 rpm
Mileage 20.5 kmpl
Gears 5 Gears
Transmission Manual
Seating capacity 5 Person
Dimension(length x width x height)mm 4386 mm X 1699 mm X 1466 mm
Wheelbase 2552 mm
Kerb Weight 1205 kg
Bootspace 460 litres
Fuel tank 55 litres
Suspension front McPherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabilizer
Suspension rear compound link crank-axle
Seat Upholstery Optional
Steering Power Steering
Ground Clearance 168.00 mm
Turning Radius 5.3 metres
Brakes(front) Disc
Breaks (rear) Drum
Trip meter/tachometer Yes
Body color bumper Yes
Alloy Wheels Yes
Headlamps Conventional
Turn Indicators on ORVM Yes
Tyre front 185 / 60 R15
Tyre rear 185 / 60 R15
Tubeless Tyres Yes
ABS(Anti-Lock Braking System) Yes
EBD(Electronic Brake-force Distribution) No
Electronic Stability Program No
Engine immobilizer Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes
Central Locking Remote
AC Yes
Power windows Yes
Power Steering Yes
Music system Yes
Active headrest No
Keyless Start No
Air bag Yes , 2
Parking sensors Yes
Fog lamp Yes
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes
Seat belt Yes
Tinted glass Yes
Foldable rear seats No
Rear defogger Yes
Rear wiper No
Roof Mounted Antenna Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers No
Warranty (Years) NA

Skoda Rapid Price in India: Rs. 7,20,756 to Rs. 9,88,226/- (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

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