Skoda has not kept it a secret that the company is working hard on its next-generation Rapid sedan since a long time now. Skoda’s Rapid is known to be a global sedan which is considered to be a notch below Octavia.
However, as per the sources the India model of 2020 rapid Skoda, will be way different from the leaked images.
The Indian model will be based on developed MQB AO IN local platform. The particular model is developed by Skoda which will be used to develop a huge range of cars such as VW T-Cross,Skoda Kamiq, new Polo, the next Vento etc.
Skoda’s next-generation Rapid Sedan Design:
The next-generation Skoda rapid comes with a fresh new internal and external design. The new model is bigger and wider. Rapid will be seen coming up with the following extra features:
1. Angular grille
2. A headlamp set-up
3. LED headlight: This comes up with a daytime LED running light.
4. Touchscreen infotainment system: The model will come up with a larger touchscreen infotainment system which will come up with added modern features.
The side profile of the model comes up with alloy wheels styled which give a premium look. This model accounts for a larger greenhouse and offers more space at the rearview. The car will be very comfortable for sitting and will be launching with an electric sunroof to give it a luxurious look.
Skoda’s next-generation Rapid Sedan price:
The price of Skoda’s next-generation Rapid Sedan is estimated to be costing between Rs 14 Lakhs to 16 Lakhs. (introductory, ex-showroom India).
The lowest model costing for about 14 Lakhs and the highest model which will be offering various features will be costing for about 16 Lakhs on road. However, the price depends on the state and the type of model.
Skoda’s next-generation Rapid Sedan Launch Date:
Skoda has not yet released an official date but as per speculations, the car will be launching in India by the mid of 2021.
Skoda’s next-generation Rapid Sedan Engine:
Skoda’s next-generation Rapid sedan will be offered in two engine options which are 1.5-litre 4-cylinder and a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged.