After launching the BS6 Skoda Rapid with a turbo-petrol engine and a manual gearbox earlier this year, the Czech automaker has opened its order books for the Rapid automatic that is slated for a launch next month.
- 1.0 TSI engine will soon gain a 6-speed torque-converter automatic.
- Bookings for the Rapid AT are open against a deposit of Rs 25,000.
- Claimed mileage of the upcoming Rapid automatic pegged at 16.24kpl.
2020 Skoda Rapid automatic: Bookings and launch details
Bookings for the Rapid AT have commenced at the company’s authorised dealerships as well as on the Skoda Auto India website, for a refundable deposit of Rs 25,000. A price announcement is expected in the coming days, with deliveries slated to start from September 18, 2020.
Commenting on the upcoming launch, Zac Hollis, brand director, Skoda Auto India said, “An overwhelming response from brand…