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Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance

Skoda Rapid
  • Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance in mm 168 mm
  • Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance in Inches 6.61 inches
  • Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance in cm 16.80 cm
  • Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance in Feet 0.55 feet

A mid-size sedan from Skoda, Skoda Rapid comes with superb driving dynamics accompanied with a high ground clearance of 168mm. This is quite a good figure given the fact that for a sedan the ideal ground clearance should be above 160mm. Even with full load, Skoda Rapid can glide over bumps without any fear of harm to chassis or underbody of the car. High ground clearance is essential for driving on Indian roads which tend to be uneven and rough.


Most of the cars in this segment offer good ground clearance with the best ground clearance being offered by Fiat Linea which measures 185mm. Mahindra Verito and Toyota Etios offer ground clearance of 172mm and 170mm respectively, which is better than Skoda Rapid.  Mid-size sedans which offer same ground clearance as Skoda Rapid are Ford Fiesta and Volkswagen Vento. Other competitors of Skoda Rapid like Honda City, Hyundai Fluidic Verna and Nissan Sunny come with a marginally lesser ground clearance of 165mm.

Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance Comparison

Compare ground clearance of Skoda Rapid with its immediate competitors. Ground clearance of Skoda Rapid competes directly with Hyundai 4S Fluidic Verna, Fiat Linea, Ford Fiesta, and Volkswagen Vento. Put straight, any ground clearance crossing 170mm is considered to be decent, whereas, in case the ground clearance of a car is below 160mm, it's not good for Indian roads. Another thing that should be considered while making a buying decision is that cars with ground clearance of less than 160mm would be fine if the intended driving terrain doesn't have any bumps. Think of what sort of roads do you have in your locality and at your expected visits, then zero down your purchase.

Skoda Rapid

Compare Skoda Rapid Ground Clearance with Alternatives

  • Price
  • Ground Clearance in mm
  • Ground Clearance in inches
  • Ground Clearance in cm
  • Ground Clearance in feet
  • Skoda Rapid
  • 168 mm
  • 6.61 inches
  • 16.80 cm
  • 0.55 feet
  • Honda City
  • 165 mm
  • 6.50 inches
  • 16.50 cm
  • 0.54 feet
  • Hyundai Verna
  • 165 mm
  • 6.50 inches
  • 16.50 cm
  • 0.54 feet

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