SKODA RAPID Matte Edition goes official at Rs. 12 lakh
Czech automaker SKODA has launched the Matte Edition of its RAPID sedan in India. The car flaunts a new paintwork and provides more features as compared to the standard model. Under the hood, the SKODA RAPID Matte Edition is fueled by a BS6-compliant 1.0-liter TSI petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 109hp. Here are more details.
The car has 16-inch wheels and Carbon Steel paintwork
The SKODA RAPID Matte Edition offers a glossy black treatment on the butterfly grille, door handles, 16-inch alloy wheels, as well as the front and rear spoiler. The car has a sloping roofline, projector headlamps with LED DRLs, wrap-around taillights, and Carbon Steel matte paint job. As for the dimensions, the four-wheeler has a wheelbase of 2,552mm and a length of 4,413mm.
It is powered by a 109hp, 1.0-liter engine
SKODA RAPID Matte Edition runs on a BS6-compliant 1.0-liter TSI petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 109hp and a peak torque of 175Nm. The mill is linked to a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic gearbox for handling transmission duties.
The sedan gets an air purifier and dual front airbags
SKODA RAPID Matte Edition has a 5-seater Tellur Gray-colored cabin, featuring black leatherette upholstery with Alcantara inserts, an air purifier, steel scuff plates with 'RAPID' inscription, and a multifunctional steering wheel. It houses a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for the latest connectivity facilities. Dual front airbags, rear parking sensors, rear windscreen defogger, an anti-glare rear-view mirror, and height-adjustable seatbelts ensure safety.
SKODA RAPID Matte Edition: Pricing
In India, the manual gearbox variant of the SKODA RAPID Matte Edition carries a price-tag of Rs. 11.99 lakh while the automatic version sports a price-figure of Rs. 13.49 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom).