Czech Republic’s leading vehicle manufacturer Skoda has today launched a new special edition of its famous sedan car Rapid in the Indian market. Decorated with a special matte paint scheme, the starting price of this car has been fixed at Rs 11.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This new edition is available for sale at the company’s dealerships across the country.
This new special edition of Skoda Rapid is available with both manual and automatic transmission gearbox. The company has given it a unique paint scheme. This carbon steel matte shade car has also been tried to give a slightly sporty look. The gloss black front grille, door handles and rear spoiler have also been made attractive. It has a 16-inch alloy wheel, which is decorated in black color.
Talking about the cabin, it has been given a gray theme. The seat is covered with black leather. Apart from this, 6.5 inch touchscreen infotainment system, rear view camera, USB based air purifier is being given as standard features. As for the safety features, this car has been provided with rear parking sensors, anti-glare IRVM, rear windscreen defragment, height-adjustable three-point seat belts, dual front airbags and anti-lock braking system (ABS).
The company has given TSI petrol engine of 1.0 liter capacity in this car which generates power of 109bhp and torque of 175Nm. This engine comes with 6 speed manual and automatic gearbox. Let us tell you that Skoda Rapid is one of the best selling cars of the company and the company claims that since it was introduced in the market, more than 1 lakh people have bought this car so far.