Answering the query of a user on Facebook, Hollis commented, “In September we will launch the automatic version of the new Rapid TSI. It’s a torque converter box. More details nearer the time.”
Zac Hollis answering to the query of a user on Facebook (Credits: Facebook timeline)
The new Skoda rapid 1.0 TSI was launched into the market a month back. The car comes in five variants, Rider, Ambition, Onyx, Style, and Monte Carlo starting from ₹7.49 lakh (ex-showroom) for the base Rider variant and goes up till ₹11.79 lakh (ex-showroom) for the top-grade Monte Carlo variant.
The new Skoda Rapid rivals the Maruti Ciaz, Volkswagen Vento, Honda City and Hyundai Verna.