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Tuesday, May 01, 2012

By Pawan Rana

Skoda Rapid set to be launched in Nepal

Skoda Rapid sedan is soon going to be launched in Nepal, the distributor of Skoda Auto in Nepal, Morang Auto Works will roll out the Rapid sedan in the Nepalese auto market. The India made, Rapid sedan will be launched in Skoda Rapid Ambition and Skoda Rapid Elegance trim levels. The company expects to sell around 100 units of the sedan in a year’s time. Skoda Rapid petrol variant is incorporated with an automatic as well as a manual transmission; however, the diesel variant comes equipped with manual transmission.

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Rapid sedan is available in five colour options, that is — brilliant silver, candy white, cappuccino beige, deep black pearl and flash red. The petrol version is powered with a 1.6 liter petrol mill that generates 104 hp of power at 5,250 rpm along with 153 Nm of torque at 3,800 rpm. On the other hand, the diesel variant is armed with a 1.6 liter powerplant that elevates 104 hp of power at 4,400 rpm and a robust torque of 250 Nm at 1,500 rpm up to 2,500 rpm. The Czech auto maker has inculcated an array of innovative features in the Rapid sedan that flaunts pure luxury. Few of the innovative features include one touch operation for electrically adjustable windows, security code for the audio player and a lot many features.


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Amongst the safety features, the sedan is bestowed with a driver and front passenger airbags, ABS that makes it a safe car to drive. In India, the sedan was launched last year and has been garnering good number of sales since then. Rapid in conceived on its sibling, Volkswagen Vento sedan that is placed a notch higher than Rapid in terms of features and price too. Rapid has changed the fate of Skoda India by fuelling its sales.

Comments (2)

Nirmal Acharya

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

it is very suitable car in Nepal.


Friday, March 08, 2013


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