The spy-shot of Skoda Rapid variant was in India for testing. The publications have learned that it will come to the Indian market as a Black Edition of Skoda Rapid and some few months to come to the dealers.
As Skoda is devoted to its brand, the new special edition Rapid sports with black headlight the car has got a glossy black finish with grille and grille elements, caps on mirror, alloy wheels in ‘Comet’ black and fog-lamp enclosures in black.
Inside the vehicle though looks as in photograph, there is an audio system with touch-screen and it is spruced up.
In the last year, the Skoda has updated this Rapid by changing the steering wheel and its gear knob and an alignment on typeface and also changed the logo to an international motto. All these will be inherited in the special edition.
There are reports that the new Edition of Rapid will get a new engine of 104bhp with 1.5ltr and may also have a optional DSG automatic gearbox of seven-speed. The four-cylinder 1.5litr diesel engine is coming with debut Polo facelift by next month. Black Edition may mark an end to the existing Rapid. Skoda Rapid Ultima too will hit the Indian Market this year.