Skoda Auto India has launched a new limited edition model of the Rapid sedan in India. It’s called the Skoda Rapid Matte Edition and the car comes with considerable cosmetic updates, both on the exterior as well as the interior.
Rapid Matte Edition Price (ex-showroom)
- 1.0 TSI, Manual Transmission INR 11,99,000
- 1.0 TSI, Automatic Transmission INR 13,49,000
The new Skoda Rapid Matte Edition comes in an exclusive carbon steel matte colour. The dark shade is further accentuated by exterior elements like – the radiator grille, spoiler, door handle, tailgate spoiler, and trunk lip garnish, which are all treated in a stylish glossy black shade.
Inside, the new Rapid Matte Edition comes with dual-tone Tellur Grey interiors. The cabin also comes with new premium black leatherette upholstery featuring Alcantara inserts, that give the car a sporty appearance. Skoda also offers stainless-steel scuff plates with Rapid inscription.
Technology features include a 6.5-inch Drive Audio Player Central Infotainment System, which comes with a rearview camera, Android Auto or Apple CarPlay and USB Air Purifier. Comfort features on offer include central armrest, rear AC vents and automatic climate control.
Powering the Rapid Matte Edition is the same 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder, turbo-petrol engine that is available in the standard car. It produces 108 BHP and 175 Nm and comes paired with either a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission.