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.
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 Variants||Price (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|