Monday, March 03, 2014
By Kamal Swami
Skoda Rapid Ultima launched with price tag of Rs. 8.33 lakh (ex-showroom)
Skoda India the Indian arm of Czech car maker has launched the limited edition of Skoda Rapid in Indian car market as Ultima with price starting price of Rs. 8.33 lakh (ex-showroom price in New Delhi) for the base variant with top end price ending at Rs. 9.97 lakh (ex-showroom price). The Ultima Rapid Skoda will be launched in both petrol and diesel guises. Industry experts believe that Ultima will be the last version of Rapid before the launch of completely new Skoda Rapid expected to be launched in Indian car market by the mid of this year.
The petrol version of Skoka Rapid Ultime is powered with 1.6 litre petrol and diesel engines generating the power of 105 PS. The petrol engine churns the torque of 153 Nm while the diesel guise produces the torque of 250 Nm. The diesel variant will deliver an average of 20.5 kmpl while the petrol delivers the average of 14.3 kmpl. As Ultima is a limited edition it will be available for sale only for specified period.
The limited edition is bestowed with various remarkable features including GPS navigation, high quality leather seat covers, Bluetooth telephony, new floor mats, doorsill covers etc. On the exteriors portion the Rapid Ultima receives projector lamps, seven spoke alloy wheels. The Ultima will be offered in Ambition Plus and Elegance versions.
Click here to know more about the features offered in standard version of Skoda Rapid.