Skoda Rapid BS6 launched in India at starting price of Rs.7.49Lakh

Skoda Rapid 1.0 TSI Petrol

Skoda India launched the Rapid BS6 compliant 1.0 litre TSI Petrol engine at Rs.7.49Lakh ex-showroom price and available in five trims – Active, Ambition, Style, Onyx and Monte Carlo.

The new 1.0-litre TSI engine produces 109bhp power at 5000rpm and 175nm torque at 1750rpm with 6-speed manual gear box and claimed fuel efficiency of 18.97kmpl. The automatic variant will be added later with 6-speed unit.

Skoda Rapid 1.0 TSI Monte Carlo
Skoda Rapid 1.0 TSI Monte Carlo

The important changes for the 2020 Rapid 1.0 TSI are new alloy wheels and a boot lip spoiler. The interiors are familiar with a design and layout that remains unchanged. It comes loaded with new features such as four airbags, ABS with EBD, reversing camera, automatic headlights and wipers, LED Daytime Running Lights, 16-inch alloy wheels, leather seats, automatic climate control, rear AC vents, cruise control, an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, MirrorLink. However, Skoda missed with features like ESP, a sunroof, LED headlamps, wireless charging and cooled seats, all of which are offered by at least one of its rivals.

Prices range from Rs 7.49-11.79 lakh

Skoda Rapid 1.0 TSI VariantsPrice (ex-showroom)
RIDER MT₹ 7,49,000
AMBITION MT₹ 9,99,000
ONYX MT₹ 10,19,000
STYLE MT₹ 11,49,000
MONTE CARLO MT₹ 11,79,000