Skoda India has rolled out the new 2018 edition of the Rapid sedan in the country. Priced between Rs 10.96 lakh to Rs 13.92 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the 2018 Skoda Rapid Edition sits above the range-topping Style trim. The new model receives multiple cosmetic and feature upgrades over the regular model, thus making it look more premium.
The 2018 Skoda Rapid special edition is available in two paint schemes – Red and White. The models with both the shades feature black accents on different parts. What further enhance its sporty appeal are the blacked out rear view mirrors, black accents on the headlamps, blacked tail lamp assembly and a black rear spoiler. The new Rapid edition rides on the standard 16-inch alloy wheels. Check Out – Skoda Vision X Compact SUV Picture Gallery
Sporty black theme continues inside the cabin as well. Featuring all-black interior, the car gets aluminium foot pedals and red stitches on the seats and steering wheel. The list of features has been carried over from the top-spec trim of the regular model. Some of its key features include a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system with MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, cruise control, etc.
Under the hood, the 2018 Skoda Rapid Edition houses a 1.6-litre MPI petrol and a 1.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine. The petrol motor can develop 108bhp with 153Nm, and the oil burner delivers 103bhp and 250Nm. Transmission on offer are the standard 5-speed manual unit and the optional 6-speed torque converter with the petrol unit and a 7-speed DSH with the diesel mill. Read – 3 New Skoda Cars To Launch In India
The new 2018 Skoda Rapid Edition is also comes with 4-year warranty and maintenance. One can purchase the car on an EMI of Rs 12,999 with an interest rate of 4% per annum. Buyers don’t need to make any down payment. While official bookings have already been commenced, deliveries will begin soon.
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