Not saying anyone is, just thought it was worth mentioning Had one in the showroom a couple of weeks ago and it did have the glass roof. The B-pillar of the door includes a black polished décor and the rear quarter glass is also based from the design of the Vento. Agree the new rapid spaceback sport is better value but I still think it's over-priced for what it is - you can get an audi a3 for only a bit more. The Skoda Rapid has a seating capacity of five people with seats having lower back support. On the other hand, the diesel variants can deliver a 13.
Also, it is the kind of valuation tool for used scooters, bikes and cars that calculates the data on real-time basis with a scientific method of suggesting their current market value. However as I've found out it's not reflected in retained value when you come to change, albeit I'm being forced to change prematurely by the design of the car I have giving me health problems. More directly comparable maybe, a fully loaded top of the range Focus Ecoboost Titanium X for loads less. While the company still hasn't revealed a date for the launch of the Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo, it was declared to go on sale around , with deliveries set to commence from September. If space is a priority then even the estate in that high spec is currently less than 16.
Even putting aside the equipment and value its just a far nicer driving experience so Im amazed if Skoda are shifting any real number of these for the money they are asking tbh. The current Rapid shares striking resemblance with Volkswagen Vento sedan, which is not serving either of the two very well and their sales have dropped to quite a low. Other comfort features include: bounce-back system and tinted windows. That said, you ought to know that the cross-badging between the two carmakers works well in other international markets. This centre console increases the usability and practicality of the Rapid.
The manual dimming inside mirror, front reading centre lights, reading spot lamps and illumination of the luggage compartment have added to the exquisite looks of the Rapid interiors and provides comfort and convenience to all is passengers. The irony here is that even when Skoda India wanted an amicable solution, Vinayak Skoda tried their best to ruin your party. As seen in the spy photo, the new variant — called the Skoda Rapid Black Edition — is expected to get cosmetic tweaks on the exterior such as black inserts for the headlamps with projector units, black surrounds for the grille and also blackened wing mirrors. Unlike other pricing engines, Orange Book Value utilises Droom's proprietary data science methodologies and latest technologies to get the correct pricing of used cars, bikes and scooters depending upon various factors that lead to value depreciation such as make, model, trim, data for kms driven that is obtained through odometer reading, current condition of the vehicle that includes wear and tear, dents, major repair works, etc. It also includes rear park sensors with recessed tail lamps.
Thanks Edited 25 August, 2014 by Elegance75 I was under the impression it didn't come with the panoramic roof - like you I've struggled to get a decent list of the specs - even dealership I called up didn't seem to know - there's no mention of the panoramic roof in the spec and it doesn't look like it has one from the website picture. For easy storage of liquids, there are front and rear cup holders with foldable frames present. The Rapid Black Edition will also get special 16-inch Skoda Comet alloy wheels and blackened fog-lamp inserts. The door handles which also has the same color as the body of the vehicle, the tinted window frames, the antenna on the roof and the body color wing mirrors are all similar features you will find in the mid and top Skoda variants. Skoda cut down costs in producing the Rapid by cutting some features present in Vento. The front bumper has wide air dam placed under it. Comfort and Convenience In order to make it compatible with the Indian market, Skoda has put in interesting comfort features for the Rapid.
The decent and light colored materials give the vehicle a look of elegance. Verdict As a family car, the Rapid is compact in size and allocates enough space to make it ideal for city drives and long journeys. . Though, this remote tracking technology is offered only on the Elegance Plus variant. How was this ordeal addressed? Agree the new rapid spaceback sport is better value but I still think it's over-priced for what it is - you can get an audi a3 for only a bit more. Moreover, Skoda plans to intensify localisation of this facelift; several parts are expected to be heavily localised in order to curb price.
Which makes the rapid black edition useless in my opinion. All content is viewed and used at your own risk. You could buy a whole one year old Rapid for what a sporty looking one may lose in depreciation in just one year. No customer should have to go to this length for justice. After that, you will get the exact valuation of your vehicle through Orange Book Value. Acceleration and Performance As mentioned, the Skoda rapid comes in both petrol and diesel variants. For insurance companies as well, the real-time data obtained through scientific calculation helps in obtaining the current valuation of the second-hand cars, bikes and scooters.
The Rapid will compete with the likes of the New Hyundai Verna, the Honda City, the New Ford Fiesta, the Tata Indigo Manza, the Volkswagen Vento, and Fiat Linea and to some extent with the Chevrolet Aveo. Last year our Fabia Scout 63 reg with £3k of options including nav, Climatronic, cruise, Bluetooth was noticeably cheaper than the Rapid price above! The variants include: Active Plus petrolAmbition Plus petrol, Ambition Plus petrol Automatic, Elegance petrol, Elegance automatic, Active Plus diesel, Ambition Plus diesel and Elegance diesel. I was looking on Autotrader and the basic 1. Appropriate Condition Orange Book Value calculates the valuation of a used car, bike or scooter according to different parameters that cause value depreciation of second-hand vehicles. Unless I missed something, you got a car equivalent to what you paid for in the first place, right? The top end variants have a security code feature on their audio system. It takes a lot of patience to stick to your course when encountering such shady, double dealing,unscrupulous characters. However, we do not get to understand the proper valuation of our vehicles.
The front discs on the wheels will do the tough work of stopping the car when the brakes are applied. I almost ordered a red Spaceback with the sport pack this week but found out about the black edition and didn't want to loose out if it's the same price but with added extras as above. The Skoda Rapid is indeed a great addition to the C+ sedan car segment. All trademarks and copyrights remain property of their respective owners. Which makes the rapid black edition useless in my opinion. The primary objective of this used-vehicle price guide is to get the fair market price for second-hand vehicles. The green lights that are reflected from the dials give a charming look to the instrument cluster.
Another reason for using Orange Book Value is its unbiased results that help in obtaining reliable data on used-vehicle pricing. Both diesel and petrol variants are expected to deliver a maximum speed of around 170 kmph to 185 kmph. So the trade in price is going to be eye watering. While the paint scheme will remain the same, the changes will be pertaining to the car's few features and equipment list. The market value of your used bike, car or scooter will highly depend on the condition of the vehicle and the kms driven. Orange Book Value is a platform that helps in determining the fair market price of used vehicles.