Kia Seltos Vs Skoda Rapid comparison

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Compare Kia Seltos and Skoda Rapid

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Kia Seltos Vs Skoda Rapid on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Skoda Rapid starts at ₹ 8.16 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.22 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Skoda Rapid costs ₹ 11.97 Lakh, whereas the Skoda Rapid Diesel top-end costs ₹ 16.92 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Kia Seltos starts at ₹ 11.07 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 18.96 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 11.41 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Seltos comes with a price tag of ₹ 18.96 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Skoda Rapid base Petrol engine returns 15 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 21 kmpl. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Skoda Rapid gets 103 bhp Petrol engine and 108 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Kia Seltos comes in 2 Petrol 138, 113 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine Type 1.5 Petrol EnginePetrol Engine, In-line, Liquid Cooling System, 16V DOHC, Transverse In Front
Displacement (CC) 1497 CC1598 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 113 bhp@6300 rpm103 bhp@5200-5250 rpm
Torque 144 Nm@4500 rpm153 Nm@3750-3800 rpm
Drive Train 2WDFWD
Length 4315 mm4413 mm
Width 1800 mm1699 mm
Height 1645 mm1466 mm
Wheelbase 2610 mm2552 mm
Ground Clearance 190 mm163 mm
Boot Space 433 L460 L
Kerb Weight N/A1111 Kg
Gross Weight N/A1680 Kg
Front Track N/A1457 mm
Rear Track N/A1500 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.30 m
No. Of Doors 54
Seating Capacity 55
No. of gears 65
Clutch Type N/ASingle
Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheel With Full Wheel Cover
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 205 / 65 R16185/60 R15
Rear Tyre Size 205 / 65 R16185/60 R15
Front Brake Type DiscDisc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating Caliper
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum
Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil SpringCompound Link Crank-axle
Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.50 Kmpl15.41 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 50.055.0
Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectro-Mechanic Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 9.7 secondsN/A
Max Speed N/AN/A
Airbags
Passenger Airbags
Side Airbags
ABS
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
Brake Assist
Hill Assist
Electronic Stability Program
Tractional Control
Engine Immobilizer
Central Locking
Child Safety Lock
Power Door Lock
Automatic Headlamps
Cornering Lights
Turn Indicators On ORVM
Rear Wiper
Rain Sensing Wipers
Headlight Washers
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
ABS + EBD with Brake Assist-
Idle Alert-
Multi-Information Display-
New Dual Winged Front Grille-
SOS emergency call function-
Speed Alert-
Waterfall Led Tail Lamps-
Burglar Alarm-
Emergency Stop Signal(ESS)-
ISOFIX-
Air ConditionerManual
Heater
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audio
Paddle Shift
Cruise Control
Power Outlets 12V
Rear Parking Sensor
Rear Parking Camera
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
Push Start Stop Button
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Lumbar Support
Front Armrest
Rear Armrest
UpholsteryPremium FabricNano Ivory Fabric
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Al Voice Command-
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-
Rear AC-
Remote Door Look / Unlock-
Remote Engine Start/Stop-
Remote Horn / Light-
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-
Light TypeLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
Follw me home headlamps-
Distance To Empty
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
Seat Belt Warning
Low Fuel Warning
Door Ajar Warning
GPS Navigation
Find My Car-
Fuel Level Information-
Live Car Tracking-
Shark Fin Antenna-
Smart Pure Air-In Car AQI Monotoring-
Stolen Vehicle Notification-
Blue Link-
Glass Antenna-
Music System
CD/DVD Player
Speakers-
Internal Memory
Radio
USB Support
Bluetooth Support
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