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Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus

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Rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus Overview

  • Mileage (upto)
    20.5 kmpl
  • Engine (upto)
    1598 cc
  • BHP
  • Transmission
  • Boot Space
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Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus Review

Skoda Rapid is considered as one of the bets sedan available in the Indian market today. The car is true art work that has been amalgamated with technology and science. With superb exteriors accompanied by thoughtful interiors, the car comes out to be a great one overall. The car is available in both diesel and petrol versions. Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is the second highest variant in the diesel line up of Skoda Rapid. The car maker has given the model with a perfect balance between comfort and space, while the drive becomes absolutely delightful with correct technical specifications. Under the bonnet, the car model comes with 1.6 litre TDI diesel engine producing ideal power and torque. The five speed manual transmission mated with the engine takes away the driving experience to a whole new level. Being a diesel engine, the mileage delivered lands around 13.4 to 16 km per litre. Even the acceleration and pick up of the car is top-class. Coming to the price, Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is priced competitively keeping in mind the high competition in the Indian car market today. On the whole, Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is a great sedan, which can be taken home for an affordable price and is loaded with numerous features.


Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus exteriors are very alluring and attractive. The carmaker has designed the exteriors of the car keeping in mind the persona of Skoda cars. The muscular frame of the car comes with body colored ORVMS and door handles that has been positioned correctly. The cleverly done headlamps bless the car with attractive appearance. On the other hand, the chrome laced grille on the front gives an exclusive charm to the car. The 15 inches of alloy wheels are strong and give the car a bold stance. The stability during the drive is also increased with these wheels. The sleek body, and chic tail lights enhances the overall appearance on the car. The boot lid as well has been given a unique shape that adds on more luxury to the looks of this one. On the whole, Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is a good-looking sedan.


The interiors of Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus have been designed thoughtfully, keeping in mind the comfort of the passengers in terms space and convenience. As soon as you step inside the car, the first thing you notice is the ambiance. The car’s interiors are designed with utmost sophistication and elegance. The use of beige color has been done wisely, while the combination of Mocca and Ivory just steals the show . The chrome hints all through the interiors including the inner door handles, gear shift selector, air conditioning vents, front centre console and hand brake lock button gives a bit of shine to the interiors. The gloss black décor on the B-pillar is also interestingly done.

Comfort and Convenience

Talking about the comfort in Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus, the car is blessed with numerous features. Being the second highest variant in the diesel range of Rapid, the car is fitted with many comfort features, which are absent in other models of the car. The height adjustment for the driver’s seat along with front and rear armrest enhances the comfort for the passengers as well as for the driver. Even the power steering wheel is height and length adjustable. The 2-Din Skoda Audio player comes with large display, Front and rear speakers, Aux-in support and SD/MMC car reader connectivity. The Manually regulated air conditioning is impressive that is accompanied by Adjustable dual rear air conditioning vents on rear centre console and Dust and pollen filter. The Ivory fabric upholstery for the seats with Leather wrapped gear-shift selector is more impressive. The ORVMs are electrically handled, while the power windows for front and rear come with the One-touch automatic operation and Bounce-back system. the other miscellaneous features of the car comprise of 12V power socket in centre console, Front sun visors, Foldable roof handles, for front and rear passengers, Lights-on acoustic signal, Remote control release of boot lid and Illumination of luggage compartment.


Under the bonnet, Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus comes with 1.6 litre TDI diesel engine with a displacement of 1598cc . this engine is capable of producing high power of 105PS at the rate of 4400rpm along with generating peak torque of 250Nm at the rate of 1500rpm. This engine is further united with five-speed manual transmission coupled that helps the car to deliver a decent mileage of 13.4 kmpl on the city roads and 16kmpl of fuel economy on the highways. Talking about the acceleration and pick up, the car is not a disappointment. Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is a front wheel drive, therefore, when accelerated the car pickup a top speed of 170-185kmph and goes from 0-100kmph in around 12.4seconds .

Braking and Handling

The braking and handling system of Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is impressive. The car has Disc brakes with inner cooling, with single/piston floating caliper on the front, while rear is blessed with drum brakes. the handling of the car is amplified by Direct rack and pinion steering with electro mechanic power steering wheel along with sophisticated suspension system comprising of McPherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabilizer for the front axle along with Compound link crank-axle for the rear.

Safety Features

Skoda rapid 1.6 TDI Active Plus is equipped with many safety features. It comes with remote control locking and unlocking of doors and the bootlid. It also has child-proof rear window and door locking. Furthermore, the car is installed with an Engine Immobilizer with a Floating Code System, anti-lock braking system, height adjustable head restraints, fog lamps, and airbags for the driver and front passengers and seat belts for all occupants. All these things make the car impressive on the safety front.


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Key Specifications of Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus

ARAI Mileage20.5 kmpl
City Mileage17.0 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Engine Displacement (cc)1598
Max Power (bhp@rpm)105bhp@4400rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)250Nm@1500-2500rpm
Seating Capacity5
Boot Space (Litres)460
Fuel Tank Capacity55
Body TypeSedan

Key Features of Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus

Multi-function Steering WheelNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorNo
Automatic Climate ControlNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonNo
Anti Lock Braking SystemNo
Alloy WheelsNo
Fog Lights - FrontNo
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversYes
Passenger AirbagNo
Driver AirbagNo
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeTurbocharged Diesel Engin
Displacement (cc)1598
Max Power (bhp@rpm)105bhp@4400rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)250Nm@1500-2500rpm
No. of cylinder4
Valves Per Cylinder4
Valve ConfigurationDOHC
Fuel Supply SystemDirect Injection
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
Gear Box5 Speed
Drive TypeFWD
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Fuel & Performance

Fuel TypeDiesel
Mileage (ARAI)20.5
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)55
Emission Norm ComplianceBS IV
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Suspension, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Rear SuspensionCompound Link Crank-Axle
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnHeight Adjustable Steering Whe
Steering Gear TypeDirect Rack & Pinion Steering
Turning Radius (Metres)5.3meters
Front Brake TypeDisc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
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Dimensions & Capacity

Length (mm)4386
Width (mm)1699
Height (mm)1466
Boot Space (Litres)460
Seating Capacity5
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)168
Wheel Base (mm)2552
Kerb Weight (Kg)1205
Gross Weight (Kg)1757
No of Doors4
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Comfort & Convenience

Power Steering
Power Windows-Front
Power Windows-Rear
Air Conditioner
Adjustable Steering
Automatic Climate Control
Air Quality Control
Remote Trunk Opener
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Low Fuel Warning Light
Accessory Power Outlet
Trunk Light
Vanity Mirror
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
Cup Holders-Front
Cup Holders-Rear
Rear AC Vents
Heated Seats Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Parking Sensors
Navigation System
Foldable Rear Seat
Smart Access Card Entry
KeyLess Entry
Engine Start/Stop Button
Glove Box Cooling
Voice Control
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles
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Electronic Multi-Tripmeter
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Leather Steering Wheel
Glove Compartment
Digital Clock
Outside Temperature Display
Cigarette Lighter
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats
Driving Experience Control Eco
Folding Table in The Rear
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
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Adjustable Headlights
Fog Lights - Front
Fog Lights - Rear
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View Mirror
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Window Wiper
Rear Window Washer
Rear Window Defogger
Wheel Covers
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
Power Antenna
Tinted Glass
Rear Spoiler
Removable/Convertible Top
Roof Carrier
Sun Roof
Moon Roof
Side Stepper
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
Intergrated Antenna
Chrome Grille
Chrome Garnish
Smoke Headlamps
Roof Rail
Tyre Size175/70 R14
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Wheel Size5.0jXR14
Additional Features
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Anti-Lock Braking System
Brake Assist
Central Locking
Power Door Locks
Child Safety Locks
Anti-Theft Alarm
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Side Airbag-Rear
Day & Night Rear View Mirror
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Xenon Headlamps
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Traction Control
Adjustable Seats
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Engine Immobilizer
Crash Sensor
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Engine Check Warning
Automatic Headlamps
Clutch Lock
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Entertainment & Communication

Cd Player
CD Changer
DVD Player
Audio System Remote Control
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
USB & Auxiliary input
Bluetooth Connectivity
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Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 1.6 TDI Active Plus Colours

Skoda Rapid 2011-2013 is available in 5 different colours - Brilliant Silver, Cappuccino Beige, Flash Red, Deep Black Pearl, Candy White.

  • Candy White
    Candy White
  • Brilliant Silver
    Brilliant Silver
  • Cappuccino Beige
    Cappuccino Beige
  • Flash Red
    Flash Red
  • Deep Black Pearl
    Deep Black Pearl

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