2021 Skoda Rapid Sedan and Spaceback

Skoda has slowly started to leave the European market with its Rapid model. Focus for 2021 Skoda Rapid will be the Chinese and Russian markets as the largest. Redesign is just what we are going to talk about in this text. His successor in Europe come under name 2021 Volkswagen Polo and have the same design language. If we know about the connection between Skoda and Volkswagen then it is normal that they will not choke their own model.

2021 Skoda Rapid

2021 Skoda Rapid Exterior refreshed

Both the sedan and hatchback suffer redesign based on the aesthetics of a new generation of Skoda models such as the Octavia. There will be visually different details when it comes to the Russian and Chinese markets that are tailored to the market. What is common is the nice changes to the grille, bumpers, tailights and headlights.

2021 Skoda Rapid Interior

The great news is the changes inside the booth that will delight fans. The biggest change concerns the new 7-inch multimedia screen that has the ability to update online. Two well-known features on competing models are also present. Of course we’re talking about Android Auto and Apple CarPlay that are used to connect smartphones. Of the new equipment, we have to mention the rear camera to assist in reversing especially parking. Also expanded palette of covers with some new patterns.

Engine Performance

Both the Rapid version, Sedan and Spaceback use the same powertrain. The choice is the 1.5 L 4-cylinder engine. It produced 112 horsepower and 145 N/m of maximum torque. Power is known to transfer to the front wheels. The transmission doing by either a 5-speed manual or 6-speed automatic.

Release date and price

Official presentations not happen in view of the pandemic due to virus coronas worldwide. The price of the new edition will not be much different from the current one.