The ŠKODA Rapid has been extensively refreshed for 2018 with fresh technology, safety features and design. It's still as fun to drive, economical and cleverly spacious as ever.
Get ahead of the trend. The Rapid is packed with personality and cool European design, like the full glass roof standard on the Sport model. Enjoy every moment more intensely. Featuring a new, longer rear window design with a sharp and high tornado line, the ŠKODA Rapid wows with its dynamic silhouette.
We’re renowned for our smart safety features and the ŠKODA Rapid is no exception - ABS braking, front and side airbags, height adjustable three-point safety belts and ESC stability systems all come and standard. It all adds up to Rapid keeping you safe with a 5 Star Euro NCAP Safety rating.
The space where we feel best is usually the one we helped to create. Our emotions, temperament and creativity are reflected in it, making it our own personal space. It’s our house, flat, room, garden... or the New ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback. A car that brings you space and the opportunity to express your individuality in it.
When you look at the Rapid Spaceback, in terms of space with regard to size, this compact hatchback offers rear passengers the most knee space and headroom in its segment. Its luggage compartment is the largest in its class. Likewise, the car is exceptional from the perspective of individualisation. There are so many elements you can decide on. We offer many attractive features that highlight the car’s sporty design, including a large panoramic roof and 17" black alloy wheels. We also have an answer when it comes to being environmentally friendly. The GreenLine version has a consumption of only 3.8 l/100 km and C0 2 emissions of 99 g/km, and most engines are available in Green tec versions.
The New ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback gives you the unique opportunity to have your style and attitude reflected in your car. And brings a new feeling of space.
You can rely on the Rapid Spaceback to protect you even under extreme conditions.
Standard equipment includes a wide range of safety features, such as the ESC (Electronic Stability Control) including ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) and six airbags. The curtain airbags are fitted as standard and create a wall when activated to protect passengers in both the front and rear from potential head injuries.
The safety performance of the Rapid Spaceback is on a par with that of the Rapid liftback.
The uniqueness of the RAPID SPACEBACK is underscored by the Emotion Package, which combines the panoramic roof and tailgate with glazing extended to the number plate to create a unique visual impression. The package also includes black-painted rearview mirror and spoiler, black front fog lamps and tinted rear light clusters. the Style Package lifts the RAPID SPACEBACK to a higher aesthetic level.
Designed by resourceful people, the Rapid Spaceback contains a series of practical Simply Clever features that become invaluable tools in everyday use.
They include an ice scraper artfully concealed on the fuel tank cap, a multimedia device bracket to hold a phone, a removable wastebasket in the door panelling holder and a warning vest holder under the driver’s seat. Their selfless presence will always come as a surprise when you find them just where you need them, when you need them.
*Some of the specifications might be optional.
The ample room available in the interior and luggage space is a major feature of ŠKODA cars. The Rapid Spaceback is no exception, and is able to carry up to five people with ease. With interior width of 1 428 mm and plenty of legroom on the rear seats, the car allows four adults to travel in comfort even on long journeys.
The 384-litre luggage compartment volume can be expanded to an incredible 1349 litres with the rear seatbacks folded down.
The Rapid Spaceback is fitted with proven modern technology, including the chassis, driveline and body, all carefully formed into a perfectly functioning, matching whole.
Entertainment can be laid on by a ŠKODA radio with a CD and MP3 player. You can also purchase GSM phone + Bluetooth preparation, and additional devices can be connected to the ŠKODA audio system via USB or a 3.5 mm audio jack.
The ŠKODA Rapid Spaceback is delivered with modern TSI and TDI engines, combining better performance with lower consumption and less emissions.
All turbocharged engines in the Rapid Spaceback (the TSI and TDI engines, excluding the 1.6 TDI/66 kW with DSG automatic transmission) can be complemented by a set of sophisticated technical solutions to further reduce consumption and emissions - Green tec.