The second version of the 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid, which has received the prefix Spaceback, has all chances to become a bestseller.
The car was officially unveiled at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in the autumn of this year.
This model – it’s a cross between a hatchback and a station wagon.
On the sports character of the car says it dynamic and rapid silhouette.
Now wheelbase length is 2 meters 62 centimeters, but the rear end is slightly reduced.
But it absolutely did not affect the comfort of the cabin 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback.
Passengers rear seats will be enough space for the head and knees.
Volume of luggage compartment hatch and delight – it reaches 415 ti liters in the normal state, and if you fold the rear row of seats, then 1380 liters of storage space you provided.
With its new dimensions stands out among the other members of the hatchback segment.
Hatchback length reaches 430.3 centimeters, a width of 170.6 cm and a height model – 146.1 centimeters.
Data on the characteristics of the car weight Czechs have not yet sounded.
Powertrains for the 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback features are the same as for conventional Rapida liftbek in the body.
This petrol engines volume of 1.2 and 1.4 liters, which are respectively developing 75 and 122 horse power and 112 power and 200 Newton meters of maximum torque.
Petrol units fully comply with environmental standards Euro-5.
Also for this hatchback will be available a completely new 1.6-liter turbo diesel engine, which, depending on the version delivers power of 90 or 105 horsepower and maximum torque of respectively 230 and 250 Newton-meters.
Choice of transmissions as no surprise.
In the Russian market 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback will be available with a manual gearbox 5 and 6 stages, as well as robotised gearbox 7 A range of top-end configuration.
At the presentation of the car CEO Winfried Vahland Czech car manufacturer: “The new 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback is an important milestone for the company.
We are in a strategically important segment of compact models – hatchback.
And 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback is a great addition to this class.
It combines the excellent characteristics of practical and popular form of a hatchback, as well as a fresh and dynamic appearance.
It is a compact car with a sporty chic, spacious and practical.
It is ideal for young people and families. ”
And yet the new 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback received several interesting pieces – such as the double floor in the luggage compartment, xenon headlights and help system at startup on the rise.
A distinctive feature of the new car – a variation of wheel discs.
Optionally, you can select the 14 -, 15 -, 16 – or 17 -inch steel or alloy wheels.
Connoisseurs of stylish design is sure to impress the panoramic roof, which seems to continue windshield and smoothly into the rear.
Large models of windows provide excellent visibility and sunlight visually extends the interior space.
As already mentioned, the new 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback officially debuted in September 2013 th year at the Frankfurt Motor Show, and in the late fall will begin selling new items on the European market.
But in our country, the hatchback will be a little later – in the first half of 2014-th year.
In this issue of the Russian version of the car Czechs are planning to organize in Kaluga on the Volkswagen Group Rus plant in February next year.
The cost of equipment and 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback for Russia is not yet known.
Most likely, the hatchback versions of equipment will be the same as for the Rapid in the back liftbek.
And there in the basic package model includes options such as halogen lights, wheels steel wheels, power windows for the front doors windows, central locking, electric power steering, immobilizer, rear window heating, music system, a child seat mounting and some other equipment.
For security in the basic version of the new hatchback 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback, most likely, will be responsible anti-lock ABS brakes, system of emergency braking, Brake Assist, Electronic Brakeforce Distribution EBD, as well as two front airbags for the front passenger and driver.
It should be noted that vehicles under the name “Rapid” Czech company began producing back in 1935-th year.
After the 1947 th year of the car, the issue was put on hold for quite a long time.
The production model was resumed only in 1984-th year, and lasted until 1990-th year.
But it modern Rapid (liftbek) debuted in 2012-th year on the international motor show in Paris, but now there and 2018-2019 Skoda Rapid Spaceback in the back of a hatchback.
And here the question arises, how this time the model will hold on the line ?!