Skoda Rapid TSI is now available in Nepal.
MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., the official distributors of Skoda vehicles in Nepal, announced the launch of the new Rapid model.
Wait… wasn’t Skoda Rapid already in Nepal? You’re not wrong there. Skoda Rapid is already available in Nepal.
Interestingly, Skoda Rapid TSI is a new model/variant that comes with the 1.0L TSI engine. As expected, the new engine brings in new refinements, better performance, and improved mileage.
Surprisingly, the new Skoda Rapid TSI costs even less than the current out-going model.
Skoda Rapid TSI is available in six different variants.
|Skoda Rapid TSI Variants||Price in Nepal|
|Skoda Rapid Active Rider MT||Rs. 3490000|
|Skoda Rapid Rider Plus MT||Rs. 3690000|
|Skoda Rapid Ambition MT||Rs. 4390000|
|Skoda Rapid Onyx MT||Rs. 4490000|
|Skoda Rapid Style MT||Rs. 5090000|
|Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo MT||Rs. 5190000|
With that said, let’s take a quick look at everything new in Skoda Rapid TSI.
Skoda Rapid TSI Petrol Specifications
- Engine: 1.0L TSI, in-line, 3-Cylinder Petrol
- Displacement: 999cc
- Dimension: 4413 x 1699 x 1466 mm
- Wheelbase: 2552 mm
- Max Power: 110 PS @ 5500 rpm
- Max Torque: 175 Nm @ 4000 rpm
- Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
- Drive Type: FWD
- Top Speed: 185 Kmph
- Fuel Tank Capacity: 55 liters
- Mileage: 18.97 kmpl
- Front Tyre: 185/60 R15– Disc
- Rear Tyre: 185/60 R15 – Drum
- Tubeless Tyres: Yes
- Safety System: Airbags, ABS, EBD
- Suspension Setup: McPherson Strut and Twist Beam with Compound link Crank-axle
- Seating: 5-Seater
- Storage Capacity: 460 liters
- Ground Clearance: 163 – 172 mm
- Kerb Weight: 1112 – 1138 Kg
- Colors: Brilliant Silver, Candy White, Carbon Steel, and Toffee Brown
Skoda Rapid TSI Price in Nepal: Rs. 34,90,000 – Rs. 51,90,000
Skoda Rapid TSI Overview
The overall design remains unchanged. It still comes with the familiar Skoda’s sedan design.
You’ll get the Dark Facade Grille with Chrome Surround, Dual-Tone Interiors, and Dark Green Glasses with Infrared Cut along with the sharp design on the body.
I mean, the design hasn’t really changed, which is slightly disappointing. Honestly, it is starting to look dated.
Skoda Rapid TSI is available in four different colors: Brilliant Silver, Candy White, Carbon Steel, and Toffee Brown.
Skoda Rapid TSI features a new TSI engine.
It’s the same engine in other premium Skoda sedans like Superb and Octavia.
Skoda Rapid TSI is powered by a 1.0L, in-line, 3-Cylinder, TSI Petrol engine. It can generate a max power of 110PS at 5000-5500rpm and max torque of 175Nm at 1750-4000rpm.
Moreover, it is mated a 6-speed manual transmission with an average 18.97kmpl mileage.
Compared to the previous engine, the TSI offers improved performance figures along with increased fuel efficiency.
The new Skoda Rapid is supposed to be a premium sedan, right? So, does it have features to back up the claim?
Sure, it does!
Skoda Rapid TSI Feature Highlights
- Quartz-Cut Project LED DRLs
- Automatic Headlight System with Light Sensor
- Cooled Glovebox Compartment
- Four Airbags in the Front
- Auto-dimming Rear View Mirror
- 20.32cm Skoda Infotainment System
- Cruise Control
- Auto-Sensing Rain Wipers
- Amber Glow Footwell Illumination
- Automatic Climate
- 460-liters Luggage Compartment
Skoda Rapid TSI Price in Nepal and Availability
Skoda Rapid TSI is now available across all Skoda showrooms in Nepal.
Interestingly, the new Rapid TSI model costs even less than the standard Rapid model, despite being a major performance upgrade.
As for the pricing, Skoda Rapid TSI price in Nepal starts at Rs. 34,90,000 to Rs. 51,90,000.
Right now, Skoda Nepal is offering attractive offers to entice buyers. You can drive home the new Rapid TSI with a down payment of just Rs. 10 Lakhs!
Furthermore, the new customers will also get Zero Service Cost for 4 Years! In addition to that, customers will get 4 years or 100,000 Km warranty!
“Greater Worth at Lesser Value.”
Frequently Asked Questions
Who are the authorized distributors of Skoda vehicles in Nepal?
MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., the official distributors of Skoda vehicles in Nepal
Is it good to buy Skoda Rapid?
Skoda Rapid offers premium features, excellent built quality, and powerful performance. While the design is polarizing, Skoda Rapid is still a good buy.
Is Skoda Rapid better than Honda City?
Both Skoda Rapid and Honda City are attractive sedans with their own unique factors. While the Skoda Rapid wins in terms of relatively more affordable cost, Honda City offers better performance but for a higher price.