The ŠKODA Rapid is the first car to truly embody ŠKODA’s new design language, characterised by clean lines and sharp angles. The stunning lines of the car allow light and darkness to interplay, creating a dynamism and timeless elegance. At the same time, the Rapid remains very loyal to ŠKODA’s core values, offering outstanding space, fantastic value for money and a car which has been designed at every stage with the driver and passengers in mind.
The Rapid is the first model to embody ŠKODA’s new design language, characterized by crisp lines that help to define the clean surfaces.
The new ŠKODA design DNA features crystalline lines, surfaces and angles which are inspired by traditional Bohemian crystal production – proudly remembering ŠKODA’s strong Czech heritage.
Like the Rapid, Bohemian crystal is recognised by its sharp and precise angles which emphasise light and shade.
Reflecting the curve of the steering wheel, the instrument panel is clearly laid out and provides key driving data. The trip computer on S shows the time, gear change recommendation and fuel gauge. The Maxi Dot computer from SE also shows average fuel consumption and allows the car's electronic system settings to be adjusted. Manual air conditioning is standard from SE, but should you wish you can upgrade to climate control air conditioning which will maintain the temperature you select by regulating the fan speed.
The 7-speed DSG (Direct Shift Gearbox), supplied with the 1.4 TSI 122PS engine, combines the advantages of mechanical and onventional automatic transmissions. When changing gear, the DSG is able the keep the engine at optimal revolutions, resulting in fast and smooth gear change and improved.
The Rapid has been built with a proven array of safety features. Whilst you hopefully won't need them, you can feel comfortable knowing that should you find yourself in an extreme situation, you can rely on the Rapid.
Driver and passenger front, side and curtain airbags. Should an impact occur, large-volume airbags activate in conjunction with the front seat belt pretensioners. This will anchor you in the middle of the seat and cushion you to reduce injury.
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