ŠKODA AUTO India unveiled the new Rapid 1.0 TSI at an attractive introductory ex-showroom price of INR 7.49 lakh, nationwide, taking forward the ‘One Nation. One Price.’ philosophy.
The 2020 Škoda Rapid comes with a three-cylinder 1.0 litre petrol engine that produces an astounding 110 PS (81 kW) of power at 5000 rpm and 175 Nm of torque at 1750 rpm. The state of the art drivetrain has been tuned to offer refinement, as well as serviceable performance, and sets the yardstick in its segment.
The fuel efficiency and mileage are simply exemplary. The Rapid is equipped with the six speed manual transmission, offers a mileage of 18.97 kmpl under standard test conditions. When compared with the outgoing model, 1.6 litre MPI engine, the latest Škoda Rapid 1.0 TSI offers a 5% upsurge in power and a 14% rise in torque output. At the same time, the new Rapid offers a 23% increase in fuel efficiency against the previous motor.
The new Rapid Style and Monte Carlo feature a 20.32 cm Škoda Android Infotainment System as well as dark green glasses with Infrared Cut. The Onyx dons the dual tone Tellur Grey leatherette upholstery as standard, while the new Rapid Ambition and Style house distinctive window chrome garnish as well as feature the new ‘Toffee Brown’ colour option.
Variant wise prices for 2020 Skoda Rapid in India
VARIANT PRICE (EX-SHOWROOM, INDIA)
Rider INR 7,49,000
Ambition INR 9,99,000
Onyx INR 10,19,000
Style INR 11,49,000
Monte Carlo INR 11,79,000