Skoda Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ launched at INR 6.99 Lakhs – IAB Report

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Exterior changes include black roof and decals on the door.

Skoda India has launched the Skoda Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ at a starting price of INR 6.99 lakh (ex-showroom, pan India).

Skoda Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ front three quarter launched
The exterior gets visual differentiators such as black decals on the lower portion of the door and a contrasting black roof

The changes are minimal, with the exterior getting visual differentiators such as black decals on the lower portion of the door and a contrasting black roof. The interior features exclusive wooden trim.

Skoda has fitted the Elegance Plus trim with the TrackPro car tracking system while dual front airbags have been made standard across the range; enhancing the safety quotient of the sedan.Several equipment such as a 2-DIN audio player with support for Bluetooth and smart phone connectivity, adjustable dual rear AC vents, cruise control and a fully adjustable steering wheel, are also offered.

Skoda Rapid facelift interior
Skoda has fitted the Elegance Plus trim with the TrackPro car tracking system while dual front airbags have been made standard across the range.

The TrackPro device available only on the Elegance Plus will be synced with the car enabling the customer to stay updated on the location of the vehicle. Through the web, the user will also be able to track and obtain vehicle location live through 24×7 SMS, record vehicle trip history, assign over speed limit and boundary alerts and update tracking configurations like owner’s number, vehicle registration IDs etc.

The owner will also be able to set-up mobile alerts to be notified whether the car is getting towed, over speeding, entering and exiting boundaries, and whenever the tracking device is disconnected or re-connected with the vehicle.

Skoda Rapid facelift Elegance Black Package side
The TrackPro device available only on the Elegance Plus will be synced with the car enabling the customer to stay updated on the location of the vehicle.

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Commenting on the launch, Ashutosh Dixit, Director of Sales, Service & Marketing, Skoda Auto India said, “The Skoda Rapid has been wowing buyers with its style, practicality and refinement since its launch in India, and now, thanks to Skoda’s commitment to enhance ownership experience and maximizing value, customers ordering the new Rapid Anniversary Edition will get even more value for their money.”

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