Skoda has launched today Limited edition RAPID RIDER of its much celebrated vehicle: the RAPID, at an introductory ex-showroom price of INR 6.99 lacs nationwide. This limited edition will be available in two colour options – Candy White and Carbon Steel, across all authorized Skoda dealership facilities in the country.
The RAPID RIDER has the black facade of the Skoda signature grille and is perfectly complemented by black side foils, glossy black decor on the B pillars as well as black trunk lip garnish. The all new dual-tone ebony sand interior, with premium ivory slate upholstery gives it fascinating look and the scuff plates with ‘RAPID’ inscription further add to the captivating aesthetics.
For safety, it has features like dual airbags and anti-lock braking system as standard, It also has features such as the Parktronic rear parking sensors, anti-glare interior rear view mirror, rear windscreen defogger with timer, height adjustable three-point seatbelts at the front, rough road package, and engine immobilizer with floating code system.
It is powered by the 1.6 litre multi-point injection petrol engine which has 16 valves dual over-head camshaft and delivers 105 PS (77kW) of power and a peak torque output of 153Nm while delivering fuel efficiency of 15.41 kmpl.
This car also comes with the Skoda Shield Plus which ensures 6 years of hassle-free ownership experience. It incorporates motor insurance, 24 x 7 road side assistance, and an extended warranty.
Commenting on the introduction of the new SKODA RAPID RIDER, Mr. Zac Hollis, Director – Sales, Service and Marketing, SKODA AUTO India said, “The RAPID RIDER offers a compelling combination of the brand’s emotive design, exquisite interiors and class leading safety features, at a very competitive price point. It is deemed to be a best seller setting benchmark for functionality, practicality and spaciousness in its segment.”