Skoda India has updated the Rapid sedan with 2 additional airbags along with the driver and passenger airbags. The range-topping Style variant of the Rapid would now also gets front side airbags. Launched in November 2016, the Skoda Rapid facelift is offered with front airbags in 3 variants as standard, while in April 2017 this Skoda car new model came with some addition of features in it, like 16 inch alloy wheels and a reverse parking camera.
Under the hood, the Rapid is offered in two engine options - a 1.6-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine that produces 103 bhp of maximum power with 153 Nm of peak torque and a 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder diesel unit that belts out 108 bhp of power with 250 Nm of top torque. Both powertrains are offered with a 5-speed manual as standard, 6-speed Tiptronic on the petrol, while the diesel gets a 7-speed DSG gearbox.
The price of the Style variant starts from Rs 10.61 lakh for the 1.6-litre petrol with manual version, the petrol Automatic Transmission has been tagged with a price of Rs 11.85 lakh, while the diesel MT variant is priced at Rs 12.42 lakh and the diesel AT at Rs 13.56 (All Prices are Ex Showroom, Delhi).