MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., the authorized distributor of Skoda in Nepal, recently announced its new model, Skoda Rapid TSI. The Skoda Rapid is already available in Nepal, but this one has a 1.0L TSI engine.
The new Rapid TSI is available in 5 different variants for both manual and automatic transmission. The price of the Skoda Rapid ranges from Rs.34.90 Lakhs to Rs.51.90 lakhs.
Skoda Rapid TSI Overview
The Skoda Rapid is regarded as a masterpiece as it is loyal to the brand’s timeless design ideals while upgrading the features and style. There are six reasons to buy the new Skoda Rapid TSI- Design, Power, Comfort, Roominess, Safety, and Connectivity.
Engine and Performance
A 1.0L TSI engine powers the new Skoda Rapid. The engine is a 1.0L, 3-cylinder, inline, 4-stroke TSI engine with a displacement of 999 cc. The engine produces a maximum power of 110 PS at 5000-5500 rpm and a peak torque of 175 Nm at 1750-4000 rpm.
The Skoda Rapid is offered a front-wheel-drive (FWD) and is mated to a 6-speed Manual Transmission. The ground clearance of the vehicle is 163 mm with a kerb weight between 1112-1138 kg.
The Skoda Rapid TSI’s fuel tank capacity is 55 liters, and the average mileage provided by the vehicle is 18.97 km per liter.
Interior & Exterior Design and Features
The all-new Skoda Rapid TSI has a new Crystalline Design with seamlessly incorporated Avant-grade elements. The Signature Grille’s dark facade perfectly compliments the front’s chrome design, and the C-shaped smoke taillights give the rear a new look.
The Skoda Rapid interior has contrasting dual-tone Ebony-Sand Interiors, and the cabin is very spacious and inviting. The 6.5-inch central infotainment system has an audio player, and an 8-inch android infotainment system is available in different variants.
- The 8-inch android infotainment system
- LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs)
- Cruise Control
- Skoda Signature Grille
- Halogen headlights with manual leveling
- Front and Rear Fog Lights
- Rear windscreen defogger
- Climate Control Air Conditioning
- Dust and Pollen Filter
- Front sun visors
- 460 liters luggage compartment space
- Anti-lock Braking System
- Parktronic Sensor at Rear
- Driver and Passenger Airbags with Side Airbags
- Remote Control with foldable key
- Remote Control locking and unlocking
- Central Locking
- Rearview camera
- Engine immobilizer with a floating code system
- High LED third brake light
Brakes and Suspension
The Skoda Rapid braking is handled by Disc brakes with inner cooling and floating caliper on the Front and Drum brakes on the rear. McPherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabilizer holds the front suspension on the TSI with a Compound link crank-axle as the rear suspension.
The braking system of the Skoda Rapid TSI is a vacuum-assisted Hydraulic dual-diagonal circuit braking system. The vehicle’s tires are of 185/60 R15 sizes with the vehicle dimension of 4413 mm in length, 1699 mm in width, 1466 mm in height, and a wheelbase of 2552 mm.
Skoda Rapid TSI Specifications
|Engine||1.0L, 3-cylinder, inline, 4-stroke TSI engine|
|Max Power||110 PS @ 5000-5500 rpm|
|Max Torque||175 Nm @ 1750-4000 rpm|
|Dimension||4413 x 1699 x 1466 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||55 liters|
|Mileage||18.97 km per liter|
|Front Tire||185/60 R15 – Disc|
|Rear Tire||185/60 R15 – Drum|
|Safety System||ABS with EBD|
|Suspension Front||McPherson suspension with lower triangular links|
|Suspension Rear||Compound link crank-axle|
|Ground Clearance||163-172 mm|
|Kerb weight||1112-1138 kg|
|Colors||Brilliant Silver, Candy White, Carbon Steel, and Toffee Brown.|
Skoda Rapid TSI Price in Nepal and Availability
Skoda Rapid TSI is currently available across all showrooms of Skoda in Nepal. The TSI model is available in 5 different variants. The price of the Skoda Rapid ranges from Rs.34.90 Lakhs to Rs.51.90 Lakhs as listed below:
|Skoda Rapid TSI||Price in Nepal|
|Active Rider MT||Rs.35,90,000|
|Monte Carlo MT||Rs.51,90,000|