Experts told the whole truth about Skoda Rapid: AvtoMedia: VladTime

Czech liftback has a fairly high level of comfort and is offered at a reasonable price.

Experts decided to take a closer look at the Skoda Rapid Czech budget liftback. The whole truth about this affordable car told reviewers on the Internet.

The Skoda Rapid premiered at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, and appeared on sale in Rapid in 2012. The reason for the release of Skoda Rapid was the decline in sales of the company - Czech engineers did not lose, releasing Rapid to the market, thereby raising the brand’s sales level. According to experts, the appearance of the Skoda Rapid is quite balanced and organic. The car was equipped with 15-inch wheels, and the luggage compartment "Rapid" was 550 liters, which allows you to load a variety of things into the trunk. The rear seats can be folded, which will increase the space of the luggage compartment to 1500 liters.

Among the shortcomings of "Rapid" bloggers noted the steering wheel, devoid of everything that may affect the comfort of the interior. Among the advantages of the Rapid saloon are the front panel, an informative and enjoyable on-screen computer screen, and an audio system with a large number of buttons, a small keyboard and a convenient location of switches. Skoda Rapid has a spacious interior with lots of pockets, niches and glove compartments for storing all sorts of things. Also, the driver's seat has adjustments that deliver maximum comfort to the driver.

Under the hood, "Rapid" is located 1.6-liter engine with a return of 90 and 110 hp In addition it provides a 1.4-liter engine, issuing 125 horsepower. The units operate in tandem with a 7-band DSG “robot” and a 5-position manual transmission. Prior to the first "hundred", the Rapid takes acceleration in 11.6 s, while the fuel consumes 6-6.5 liters per 100 km. The engine resource will allow Rapid to serve more than 200,000 km.

Czech liftback Skoda Rapid has gained immense popularity, thanks to a reasonable price - from 15,000 to 17,000 dollars. “The best state employee in the car market,” experts finished their review.

Dmitry Pavlichko