ŠKODA India introduces the Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ at a starting price of Rs. 6.99 lakhs

Mumbai, Maharashtra, September 2, 2015 / — – Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ to offer exciting new features

Remote tracking technology available through revolutionary ‘TrackPro’ device

The ‘Anniversary Edition’ will visually differentiate itself with side door foils, contrasting tone roof foils and wood décor interior trims

Riding on ŠKODA’s acclaimed Simply Clever philosophy, the Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ comes with a host of fresh features designed to enhance the overall ownership experience for customers. This special edition will be available across all authorized ŠKODA dealerships and showrooms across India, till September 2015.

Unique to the Anniversary Edition are side door foils, contrasting tone roof foils and wood décor interior trims. The Elegance Plus model will have the revolutionary TrackPro car tracking device system. A unique feature; the TrackPro device will be synced with the car enabling the customer to stay updated on the location of his or her vehicle. Through the web application, the user will also be able to track and obtain vehicle location live through 24×7 SMS, record vehicle trip history, assign over speed limit and boundary alerts and update tracking configurations like owner’s number, vehicle registration IDs etc.

ŠKODA has always adhered to strict safety regulations and the additions of dual front airbags as a standard fitment to all versions will ensure maximum safety in case of an emergency making the Rapid one of the safest cars in the C segment.

In addition, the Anniversary Edition will also sport other popular features that ensure excellent driving dynamics i.e. – 7-speed DSG transmission with tiptronic manual gear changing, adjustable dual rear AC vents on rear center console, ŠKODA 2-DIN integrated audio player, Bluetooth connectivity for phone /audio streaming / remote control via phone app, cruise control, projector headlamps, height & length adjustable steering wheel.

Commenting on new introduction, Mr. Ashutosh Dixit, Director – Sales, Service & Marketing, ŠKODA AUTO India said, The ŠKODA Rapid has been wowing buyers with its style, practicality and refinement since its launch in India, and now, thanks to ŠKODA’s commitment to enhance ownership experience and maximizing value, customers ordering the new Rapid Anniversary Edition will get even more value for their money. It’s a testament to ŠKODA’s enduring legacy of offering clever and practical solutions for its patrons. With an amalgamation of technical features, added safety measures and appealing aesthetics, the Rapid Anniversary Edition will be a novel offering in the competitive C segment.”

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