Skoda India has launched the Rapid Onyx Edition at a starting price of Rs 9.75 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, India) in the country. The Onyx Edition would be available in both petrol and diesel fuel trims with manual as well automatic transmission in a total of four variants. It will be offered in two colour options, Lapiz Blue and Candy White, across all authorized Skoda dealership facilities in the Indian market. Skoda Rapid Onyx gets a plethora of bells and whistles, while mechanically it retains the same set of petrol and diesel engines as the standard variants.
The Onyx Edition flaunts front signature grille with black facade and chrome surround, while riding on glossy black 16-inch Clubber alloy wheels with identical bolt covers, glossy black exterior mirrors, glossy black décor on the B pillars, as well as black body side molding and trunk lip garnish. It also boasts of Quartz-cut Projector Lens headlights with chrome eyelashes, white bulbs for headlamps, and LED DRLs. The interior cabin is finished in dual-tone Ebony-Sand theme with premium perforated beige and wood design leatherette upholstery. It gets a 460L boot capacity and other intelligent storage solutions with bottle holders in the doors, storage compartment under the front center armrest and cup holders in the front as well as the rear.
Skoda Rapid Onyx comes with several premium features such as SuperSport Flat Bottom leather-wrapped steering wheel, adjustable dual rear AC vents, 12 V power socket in front and rear center console, black waste bin for the front door pocket, scuff plates with RAPID inscription, rear windscreen sunblind, height and length adjustable multifunction steering wheel, adjustable headrests, foldable armrests, central locking system with remote control, multi-functional display, height adjustable driver and front passenger seats etc. to name a few. In addition, the sedan is equipped with the state-of-the-art 6.5-inch colour touchscreen central infotainment system with USB/Aux-in/Bluetooth compatibility. It also supports MirrorLink®, Apple CarPlay or Android Auto.
Speaking of the safety features, the Onyx Edition is packed with ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), five three-point seatbelts, dual front airbags, Anti-Theft alarm, Parktronic rear parking sensors and anti-glare rear view mirror as standard. In addition, ESC (Electronic Stability Control) is available in automatic diesel variant and Hill Hold Control (HHC) is available in both automatic petrol and automatic diesel variants. The petrol variants come with the 1.6L MPI engine with top power of 103bhp and peak torque of 153Nm, while delivering fuel efficiency of 15.41kmpl with manual gearbox and 14.84kmpl with automatic gearbox. Diesel variants have the 1.5L TDI engine at the helm with maximum power of 108bhp and highest torque of 250Nm with mileage of 21.72kmpl with DSG automatic transmission and 21.13kmpl with manual transmission. Below is the variant-wise (Ex. Showroom, India) of Skoda Rapid Onyx Edition:
Skoda Rapid Onyx Petrol Manual - Rs 9.75 Lakhs
Skoda Rapid Onyx Petrol Automatic - Rs 10.99 Lakhs
Skoda Rapid Onyx Diesel Manual - Rs 11.58 Lakhs
Skoda Rapid Onyx Diesel Automatic - Rs 12.73 Lakhs