SKODA Rapid Leisure, a special edition vehicle is launched by SKODA Auto India at a price tag of Rs. 7.79 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The car is the special edition of its successful entry-level sedan - the Rapid. The Rapid's special edition will feature a special badging and host of value additions, giving its customers a leisurely luxury experience. It will be available across the country for a limited period only.
The Rapid Leisure edition will be available in both 1.6 petrol (AT & MT) and diesel (MT). The petrol variant generates maximum power of 103.6 bhp @ 5250 rpm with maximum torque of 220 Nm @ 153-3800 rpm. The diesel variant spews maximum power of 103.6 @ 4400 rpm with maximum torque of 250 Nm @ 1500-2500 rpm.
The Rapid Leisure edition will represent SKODA’s brand value and brings a blend of dynamic handling and refined engineering. It will also feature portable navigation system with rear-view camera and rear parking sensors for safe driving experience. The special edition has 15-inch alloy wheels which lends to the car an attractive look. In its interior, the sedan brings leatherette seat covers that give a comfortable and relaxing feel on the move or while standing still.