Skoda Rapid Vs Volkswagen Polo comparison

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  • Skoda Rapid
Skoda Rapid
  • Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo
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New Delhi
₹ 8.18 Lakh
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Compare Skoda Rapid and Volkswagen Polo

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Skoda Rapid Vs Volkswagen Polo on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. 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 Volkswagen Polo starts at ₹ 6.54 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 10.96 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Volkswagen Polo costs ₹ 8.53 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Volkswagen Polo comes with a price tag of ₹ 11.1 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 Volkswagen Polo base Petrol returns 17 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 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 Volkswagen Polo comes in 2 Petrol 75, 104 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 89, 108 bhp engines.

Engine Type
Petrol Engine, In-line, Liquid Cooling System, 16V DOHC, Transverse In Front
1.0L MPI Engine, 3-Cylinder In-line
Displacement (CC)
1598 CC
999 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
3
Power
103 bhp@5200-5250 rpm
75 bhp@6200 rpm
Torque
153 Nm@3750-3800 rpm
95 Nm@3000-4300 rpm
Drive Train
FWD
FWD
Length
4413 mm
3971 mm
Width
1699 mm
1682 mm
Height
1466 mm
1469 mm
Wheelbase
2552 mm
2469 mm
Ground Clearance
163 mm
165 mm
Boot Space
460 L
295 L
Kerb Weight
1111 Kg
1015 Kg
Gross Weight
1680 Kg
1500 Kg
Front Track
1457 mm
1460 mm
Rear Track
1500 mm
1456 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
5.30 m
4.97 m
No. Of Doors
4
5
Seating Capacity
5
5
No. of gears
5
5
Clutch Type
Single
N/A
Wheel Type
Steel Wheel With Full Wheel Cover
Steel Wheel With Full Wheel Cover
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Front Tyre Size
185/60 R15
175/70 R14
Rear Tyre Size
185/60 R15
175/70 R14
Front Brake Type
Disc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating Caliper
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Drum
Drum
Front Suspension
McPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Mcpherson Strut With Stabiliser Bar
Rear Suspension
Compound Link Crank-axle
Semi-independent Trailing Arm
Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
15.41 Kmpl
18.78 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
55.0
45.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electro-Mechanic Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
N/A
10.5 seconds
Max Speed
N/A
N/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
Emergency Stop Signal
-
ISOFIX
-
Air Conditioner
Heater
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Tilt & 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
Upholstery
Nano Ivory Fabric
Fabric
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Adjustable Rear Seat Headrests
-
Cooled Glovebox
-
Roof Antenna
-
Light Type
Halogen
Halogen
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
Front & Rear Room Lamps
-
Stylish Z Shaped LED Taillamps
-
Distance To Empty
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
Seat Belt Warning
Low Fuel Warning
Door Ajar Warning
GPS Navigation
Door & Tailgate Ajar
-
Elapsed Time
-
Service Reminder
-
Music System
CD/DVD Player
Speakers
Internal Memory
Radio
USB Support
Bluetooth Support
Expert Reviews
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