Didn\'t pass also month from the date of an official premiere of Rapid Spaceback as the car went to production. In the company lay hopes on a new body as it combines appearance of a usual hatch-back with a station wagon practicality.
As declare in the Skoda company, new Rapid Spaceback is calculated on younger audience, than liftback. As the chairman of the board of directors of Skoda Vinfrid Faland declares, buyers will estimate a dynamic silhouette of a hatch-back which will emphasize with rather interesting solution of the rear of the car. In general, all concept of Spaceback turns just round a stern. All the matter is that the extended glass of a boot lid in a coupe with a tinted panoramic roof and a black spoiler make impression of a continuous glazing. As for front part of the car, from a front bumper to an average rack of Rapid Spaceback is usual Skoda Rapid.
On length of Skoda Spaceback Skoda Rapid in liftback body on 18 cm, but internal volume from it as assure of the Skoda company is shorter, didn\'t suffer: in the second row of seats the space greatest in a class for feet (64 mm) and the ceiling height (980 mm). The luggage compartment as very decent sizes – the minimum volume makes 415 liters, and at the spread-out rear seats its volume increases to 1 380 liters.
The scale of engines at Skoda Spaceback is absolutely identical to Skoda Rapid. For the European market the model will be offered with four petrol and two diesel engines.
Range of power of engines from 75 to 122 h.p. In addition Skoda Spaceback will receive absolutely new TDI diesel engine of 1,6 l with a power of 90 h.p. Performed by GreenLine the car with such engine spends only 3,8 l for 100 km at blowouts of CO2 at the level of 99 g/km.
The premiere of Rapid Spaceback will take place on a showroom in Frankfurt. The European sales have to begin in October of this year. About sales in the markets of other countries while there is no official information. It is known, only, that sales of Rapid Spaceback have to begin not earlier than the next year. Most likely the Skoda company will analyze sales volume in Europe, for an entry into the markets of other countries, need of restyling, and other features of extraction of additional profit from release of this model.