Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Skoda to render Rapid in three trims

Skoda India is all set to launch its most anticipated mid-sized sedan Skoda Rapid in Indian auto sector on 16th November 2011. The car was unveiled at the NDTV show at the studio where the all new sedan has acquired a huge number of fans. The Skoda Rapid will be launched in three different variants that are Skoda Rapid Active, Skoda Rapid Ambition and Skoda Rapid Elegance. Rapid is build on the Volkswagen Vento platform and acquires many similarities of Vento. Skoda Rapid price in India is yet to be announced, but it is expected to be priced a bit lower then Volkswagen Vento sedan. The sedan is likely to be priced at Rs.6.5 lakh for its base variant, Active and the price for the base variant of the Volkswagen Vento is Rs. 6.99 lakh.

Skoda Rapid review suggest that the sedan car will be powered by the 1.6 litre petrol and diesel engine, and the petrol engine of the car is capable of producing a maximum power of 105 Bhp and a peak torque of 160 Nm, while the diesel engine of the car is capable of generating a peak power of 105 Bhp and a maximum torque of 250 Nm. Skoda Rapid base variant, Active will adorn various smart features like the 14 inch steel wheels, front and rear power windows, tilt and telescopic power steering, rear windscreen defogger, height adjustable front seat belts for passenger safety etc..While the mid variant of the car that is Ambition will be loaded with additional features like ABS, driver airbags, front and rear fog lamp and central locking system. The top end variant of the car that is Skoda Rapid Elegance comes loaded with 15 inch alloy wheels to improve the sedan’s grip over the road and various other advanced technology offerings like automatic climate control, dual front airbags and electrically adjustable ORVMs..

Skoda Rapid pictures shows that the car looks stylish and classy. Beside Stylishness, car comes with a class leading and eye-catching interior.

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