Auto India has introduced the new Rapid Matte edition at a price of Rs 11,99,000 (ex-showroom) in India. This new edition will be available
in an exclusive carbon steel matte colour which adds to its style statement. It
will be powered by the 1.0 L TSI engine and will be available in both
automatic and manual transmissions.
1.0 TSI, Manual
1.0 TSI, Automatic
Matte Edition gets new glossy black radiator grille and spoiler in the front
coupled with the carbon steel matte colour enhances the emotive design. The
glossy black door handle is exclusively for the matte edition and uplifts the
side profile of the car. In addition, the black body side moulding also
accentuates the side profile.
At the rear, the addition of the rear diffusor,
glossy black tailgate spoiler and the black trunk lip garnish gives a sporty
avatar to the car. This new edition of the Rapid comes with all black alloy
wheels making it a complete head turner from the outside.
Hollis, Brand Director, Skoda Auto India said, “Since its launch, the Rapid has
had an incredible success journey in India. With more than 1,00,000 customers, Rapid
has seen great resonance with auto enthusiasts across the country. Taking the
success story further, we are thrilled to introduce the Rapid Matte Edition in
India. With this addition, the Rapid portfolio expands further to reach newer
customers. With its distinctive style and extensive feature list, I am
confident that this product will see great demand.”
INTERIORS AND FEATURES
Rapid Matte Edition gets a dual tone Tellur Grey interiors and wears a premium
black leatherette upholstery with Alcantara inserts. The interior also sports
the same 6.5 inches Drive Audio Player Central Infotainment System that sports
a rear-view camera. The car is also equipped with a USB Air Purifier. The
stainless-steel scuff plates with Rapid Inscription adds to the sportiness of
the interiors. Additionally, high visibility performance bulbs are exclusively
provided for the Rapid Matte edition.
ENHANCED SAFETY AND SECURITY
Auto offers safety features like dual airbags and anti-lock braking system
across its product portfolio. The safety equipment on the Matte edition
includes 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
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