Skoda India updated their entry level sedan a few months ago. Launched at a starting price of Rs 7.22 lakhs for the base petrol and Rs 8.38 lakhs for base diesel variant, we recently test drove the new Rapid with a DSG gearbox. Price of Skoda Rapid DSG variant starts at Rs 10.34 lakhs. Is the car worth your money, let’s find out.
Through January and November 2014, Skoda has delivered 955,300 vehicles globally, which is 34,500 more vehicles than in all of 2013.
While most automakers have embraced the ongoing festive season, sales never tasted better for anyone than Skoda in India in September 2014. For the first time this year, Skoda India reported sales growth.
Skoda Auto India sustained huge losses with Fabia premium hatchback in India and was forced to discontinue the model last year. It was believed that 2015 Skoda Fabia, set to premiere soon at 2014 Paris Motor Show, will be launched in India next year, but the company has recently hinted that Fabia nameplate is a goner for good in Indian market.
New Delhi: On Sunday, 21st Sept 2014 Delhi played host to the 14th Family Fun Car Rally. Skoda car owners embarked on a family car drive flagged off at Tivoli Gardens, Chattarpur. ACP Delhi Traffic Police Rishi Rana did the honours.