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Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition Launched at Rs. 10.75 Lakhs

Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition Launched at Rs. 10.75 Lakhs

Snapshot: Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition would be available in both petrol and diesel fuel trims with manual as well as automatic transmissions.

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Skoda India has silently launched the Rapid Monte Carlo Edition at an introductory price of Rs. 10.75 Lakhs in the country. Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition follows the company's claim of ‘One Nation. One Price’ and is inspired from the long heritage of motorsports. It will be available in two select dual- colour options: Flash Red with black roof and Candy White with black roof. The sedan would be available in both petrol and diesel fuel trims with manual as well as automatic transmissions. The bookings for the Monte Carlo Edition have already started at company dealerships.

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Commenting on the launch of the Monte Carlo, Mr Ashutosh Dixit – Director: Sales, Service & Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India, said, and “The new Monte Carlo is an integral part of our model offensive strategy in India. The Monte Carlo offers a compelling combination of the brand’s emotional design, exquisite interiors, and host of convenience features, leading safety as well as intelligent connectivity features. The Monte Carlo is positioned at the top end of the segment and is targeted at the discerning customer who wants a premium experience.” Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition flaunts sporty black radiator grille and black wing mirror housings along with the rear black tailgate spoiler and black grained diffuser, while riding on dual tone 16-inch alloy wheels. Special mention goes to the MONTE CARLO badge on B-pillars. It has a boot capacity of 460 litres.

Inside the cabin, Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition has a 3-spoke super sports flat bottom steering wheel which is covered in black perforated leather and red decorative stitching. In addition, the gearstick knob also comes in black leather with red, decorative stitching. The driver and passengers sit on special sporty Monte Carlo leatherette seats in a black/red design with grey vertical stripes. The front door sill bears the Monte Carlo lettering and the black floor mats feature black, decorative stitching. Premium features include Parktonic Rear Parking Sensors, Automatically dimming rear view mirror, One Touch Anti Pinch technology for windows, central locking system with remote control, a multifunctional display, height adjustable driver and front passenger seats, Climatronic technology along with adjustable dual rear AC vents, Rain Sensing Wiper system, cruise control, adjustable headrests and foldable armrests, and thoughtfully cooled glove box as standard.

As for the infotainment, the Rapid Monte Carlo Edition comes with the state-of-the-art 6.5-inch colour 'Drive' touchscreen system, which is equipped with SmartLink technology, while also supporting USB/Aux-in/Bluetooth/SD Card options. It is also compatible with MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay or Android Auto. The sedan boasts of a plethora of safety features as standard in form of ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), daytime running lights, five three-point seat belts and dual front airbags. In addition, ESC (Electronic Stability Control) is available in DSG variant and Hill Hold Control is available in both AT Petrol and AT Diesel variants. Mechanically, the Monte Carlo Edition comes with the same petrol and diesel engines from the Rapid’s model range. The petrol variants get the 1.6L DOHC MPI engine with top power of 103bhp and peak torque of 153Nm with ARAI Certified mileage figures of 15.41 kmpl (MT) and 14.84 kmpl (AT). On the other hand, the diesel variants get their power from a 1.5L TDI engine which belts out 108bhp and 250Nm, while returning 21.72 kmpl (DSG) and 21.13 kmpl (MT). The DSG transmission come with Sport mode and Tiptronics. Below is the variant-wise price (Ex. Showroom, India) of Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition:

Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Petrol Manual : Rs. 10.75 Lakhs

Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Petrol Auto : Rs. 11.97 Lakhs

Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Diesel Manual : Rs. 12.46 Lakhs

Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Diesel Auto : Rs. 13.57 Lakhs

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