Skoda Auto India has launched a new variant of its mid-sized sedan Rapid, priced at Rs 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom India). The new trim, Rapid Rider Plus comes powered with BS-VI compliant one-litre petrol engine which delivers a power output of 110 PS.
“The Rider Plus offers a compelling combination of the brand’s emotive design, exquisite interiors and class-leading features, at price point. It is deemed to be a best seller setting the benchmark for functionality, practicality and spaciousness in its segment,” Hollis said.
The model comes with a fuel economy 18.97 kmpl, a 23 per cent increase in fuel efficiency, 14 per cent rise in torque and 5 per cent upsurge in power over the outgoing MPI engine, the automaker said.
The new Skoda Rapid Rider Plus come with16.51 cm colour touchscreen central infotainment system and dust and pollen filter among other features.They also come with16.51 cm colour touchscreen central infotainment system and dust and pollen filter among other features.
The Rider Plus trim also get safety features like dual airbags, anti-lock braking system, engine immobiliser with floating code system, rough road package, rear parking sensors among others.