Skoda has recently released a new promotional video with the Rapid in Europe, which is showing the model as the perfect vehicle for families on a budget.
The all-new Skoda Rapid has been officially presented to the public for the first time in Europe during the 2012 Paris Motor Show a couple of months ago and, since then, the model has been launched in several markets across the Old Continent. But now, the Czech based automaker has managed to put the new Rapid into the spotlights once more, this time by releasing a new promotional video with the model.
“This is a model which sets benchmarks in the compact saloon segment: The Skoda Rapid is a roomy, elegant and at the same time an affordable car for the whole family, impressing with clever solutions, cutting-edge technology and high economy. In short, it is a car permitting mobility in a comfortable, reasonably priced and environmentally friendly package. The right car at the right time”, said Winfried Vahland, the Skoda CEO.
As a quick reminder, the Skoda Rapid is coming with a variety of engines under its hood, including the 1.6 liter TDI with 88 HP and 230 Nm of torque or with 103 HP and 250 Nm of torque, the new 1.2 MPI with 74 HP and 112 Nm of torque, the 1.2 TSI turbocharged with 84 HP and 160 Nm of torque or 103 HP and 175 Nm and the 1.4 TSI with 121 HP And 200 Nm. The model is 4,483 mm long, 1,706 mm wide and 1,461 mm tall, with a wheelbase of 2,602 mm. The Rapid is being produced at the Mlada Boleslav plant and it has slotted between the Fabia and the Octavia.