Skoda launches new Rapid Spaceback

Skoda line-up grows with new Rapid Spaceback…

Skoda has launched a new model into the Australian hatchback market – the Skoda Rapid Spaceback.

Sitting between the Fabia and Octavia in the Skoda range, the Rapid Spaceback offers a choice of two turbo-charged petrol engines and two trim levels – Ambition and Elegance.

  • 1.2 litre turbo petrol producing 77kW and 175Nm and 5.4L/100kms combined
  • 1.4 litre turbo petrol producing 90kW and 200Nm and 6.0L/100kms combined

The Ambition offers a choice of the two power plants, while the upper spec Elegance comes only with the larger capacity engine.

Standard features on the Skoda Rapid Spaceback include:

  • Leather steering wheel
  • Six-speaker stereo with MP3 and Bluetooth capabilities
  • Central locking
  • Air-conditioning
  • Cruise control

Skoda says their new model provides impressive passenger space, 384 litre of boot space and is an affordable option for savvy buyers looking to maximize space from a small car.

Skoda launches new Rapid Spaceback
The cabin of the Spaceback Ambition.

The Skoda Rapid Spaceback Ambition is priced from $18,990, the Elegance will cost you from $21,890.