2013 Skoda Rapid Sedan Officially Revealed

Aug 1st

2013 Skoda Rapid Front Angle Picture

Skoda officially revealed the all-new 2013 Skoda Rapid compact sedan and will make at the Paris Motor Show in September before it hits European dealerships later in the fall. Skoda boss Winfried Vahland said: “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,” he added.

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The new Skoda Rapid rides on a stretched version of the current VW Polo’s platform architecture and measures 4.48 metres in length and 1.7 metres in width. It comes equipped with a tailgate that lifts together with the rear window revealing a boot with 500 liters of space. Skoda Rapid isn’t offering full details yet on the available powerplants, but it did say that the Rapid will launch in Europe with five petrol and two diesel engines.

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Source: Skoda