Is Skoda Rapid worth buying?
The Skoda Rapid is one of the most capable models in the compact sedan space if you are buying it purely for driving pleasure. The car has been in the market for over a decade now, but Skoda Auto India has made minimal changes to it over the years, however, it continues to be a strong contender in its class.
Why did Skoda stop making the Rapid?
The popular diesel engine was discontinued in 2020 as it would not be updated to meet the BS6 emission norms, following which it was a petrol-only sedan. The Rapid wasn’t the best-equipped car in its segment but still came with most of the premium features that were offered in its rivals.
Is Rapid worth buying in 2021?
The 2021 Skoda Rapid TSi gets a great value for money proposition, especially in the lower two variants. So much so, that the waiting period is quite long! The Rapid also remains similar which means you get a solid, safe and fun to drive car with basic features, not over the top like most of its rivals.
Is Octavia stopped in India?
The previous-generation Skoda Octavia was discontinued before BS6 emission norms came into force in 2020, and the Octavia nameplate has been missing from the company’s India portfolio ever since.
Is Skoda better than Toyota?
When it comes to ride comfort, handling and running costs, the Toyota edges the Skoda by the faintest of margins. But while it gets a little more kit, the quality isn’t as high.
Is Skoda Octavia a reliable car?
Skoda is renowned for its reliability and the Octavia has performed consistently well in our Driver Power customer satisfaction surveys, although its 43rd-place finish in the 2021 poll will be a little disappointing to the Czech manufacturer.
Is Skoda more reliable than Toyota?
Toyota is known for its reliability and took sixth spot in our Driver Power 2020 satisfaction survey; this is a good result and only one place shy of Skoda. In Trek trim (only available as an estate) the Corolla trumps the Skoda for safety kit, because it features Toyota’s Safety Sense 2 package as standard.
Does Skoda Rapid have sunroof?
The 2020 Skoda Rapid is longer and wider than the current model, offering more space and comfort for rear occupants. It also comes with electric sunroof.