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Skoda Rapid

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Rs. 6.99 - 8.00 Lakh
Discontinued Model since 6 Apr 2022

About Skoda Rapid

A very reliable and more importantly affordable, the Rapid is the Skoda’s bet against the likes of Honda City, Maruti Ciaz, Hyundai Verna and its own cousin VW Vento. Skoda has got spot-on with the styling and the clean lines add the air of sophistication to Rapid’s design. Rapid’s cabin oozes quality and upmarket feel and the choice of material subscribes to the luxurious standards. Surprisingly, the cabin is spacious enough to accommodate the three adults abreast at the back and the trunk is equally accommodating. Power flows to the front wheels of Rapid via either a 5-speed manual transmission or a 7-speed DSG and the engine options include 105PS/153Nm, 1.6-liter petrol and 110PS/250Nm, 1.5-liter diesel motor. The Skoda Rapid is retailed in India in the price range of Rs 8.49-13.77 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and currently acting as the starting, base line model in Skoda’s stable.

Skoda Rapid Overview

Skoda India’s top boss Zac Hollis has announced that production of the Rapid will be stopped after the Matt Edition has been sold out in the coming weeks. The Rapid will be replaced by the Slavia, which is slated for a global premiere on November 18.

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Must Read Questions & Answers Before Buying Rapid

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Q. What to choose between Seltos and Rapid?
  • Selecting between the Kia Seltos and Skoda Rapid would depend on certain factors such as your budget, preference of the segment, features required, drivability, etc. The Rapid is a nice handling car with lower variants priced quite attractively and a long warranty. A good option for those living in tier 1 cities and have access to Skoda service. On the other hand, the Seltos would be a good pick if you are looking for a feature-rich SUV with good road presence and multiple powertrain options to choose from. The Seltos have a great mix of style, tech, quality and comfort. When you add the various engine and gearbox options, the trim levels, plus the variants, there is a Kia Seltos for everyone. In terms of shortcomings, the rear seat could have done with a bit more support and the petrol automatic could have been a bit smoother, but other than that the Seltos is hard to fault. Moreover, we would suggest you to take a test drive before making the final decision. Follow the link and select your desired city for dealership details.\Read More: - Kia Seltos vs Skoda Rapid
Q. Can I fit after market height adjustable seat in Skoda Rapid rider plus?
  • For that, we'd suggest you to please visit the nearest authorized service center of Skoda as they would be able to assist you better with the details. Follow the link and select your city accordingly for service centers.
Q. Is it worth buying 2012 model Skoda Rapid?
  • It would be unfair to give a verdict here as the resale value of any vehicle would depend on certain factors such as the physical condition, kilometers driven, number of owners, engine's health, etc.
Q. Is it worth buying 10 years old Skoda Rapid diesel?
  • It would be unfair to give a verdict here as buying a used car depends on certain factors such as the physical condition of the car, kilometers driven, number of owners, quoted price, etc. You may check out the following article for more details: Buying a used car? Here's your checklist.
Q. I want the wheel covers of New Scoda Rapid.
  • For the availability and prices of the spare parts, we'd suggest you connect with the nearest authorized service centre. Click on the link and select your desired city for service centres.
Q. I want to purchase the side mirror with body.?
  • For the availability and prices of the spare parts, we'd suggest you to connect with the nearest authorized service center. Click on the link and select your desired city for service centers.

Skoda Rapid User Reviews

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  • Comfort (38)
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  • Mileage (22)
  • Performance (18)
  • Power (17)
  • Safety (16)
  • Maintenance (14)
  • Experience (12)
  • Parts (11)
  • Looks (11)
  • Speed (10)
  • Comfortable car

    Nice and smooth car love it very comfortable car.Ac got natural cooling it means very nice.

  • Simply Marvellous experience

    Simply marvellous experience satisfying rides with safety feeling always enjoy it a lot

  • Bad mileage

    Bad mileage.Every other aspect of the car is excellent.And i don't send my car to the authorised workshop as they inflate the bill.

  • Amazing and super smooth

    Amazing and super smooth car, But the pick up to the sport mode lags a bit, I have an automatic škoda rapid monte carlo version, Since am a girl it’s very comfortable to drive around the city

  • 5.0
    Scoda rapid

    During last nine years my scoda rapid has covered 170000 kms and still going strong just last week we visited jaipur in a day and came back, Fuel consumption 18 to 24, Rapid has covered more then 900 kms many times in a day, Like visiting ghaziabad to bhopal, Ghaziabad to itawa and back, Etc, No major maintenance other then change of oil, Filters and tyres, Two front shock absorber changed, Ac condenser changed, Parts r reasonably cheap at dealer services station, Unfortunately diesel version has stopped other wise i will opt for scoda only.

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