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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 7.79 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

Skoda Rapid Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Rapid Vs Seltos on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Rapid Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Skoda Rapid in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.79 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.29 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. On the other hand, Kia Seltos price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.49 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Seltos comes with a price tag of ₹ 17.65 Lakh.

SummarySkoda RapidKia Seltos
Price₹ 7.79 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerSkodaKia
Body TypeSedanSUV
Mileage18.97 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Power108 bhp113 bhp
Engine999 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Rapid Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Skoda Rapid base Petrol engine returns 16 Km/l. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

Rapid Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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

Engine

Engine Type 1.0 TSI Petrol , In-line, 4 Stroke Positive Ignition Direct Injection Engine1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 999 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 34
Power 108 bhp@5000-5500 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 175 Nm@1750-4000 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train FWD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4413 mm4315 mm
Width 1699 mm1800 mm
Height 1466 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2552 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance 116 mm190 mm
Boot Space 460 L433 L
Kerb Weight 1112 KgN/A
Gross Weight 1670 KgN/A
Front Track N/AN/A
Rear Track N/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A
No. Of Doors 45
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears 66
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 185/60 R15205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 185/60 R15205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type Disc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating CaliperDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion StabiliserMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Compound Link Crank-axleCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 18.97 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 55.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electro-Mechanic Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributioncrosstick
Brake Assistcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrosstick
Lateral Parkingcross-
Tyre Pressure Indicatorcross-
Warning triangle with first-aid kitcross-
Idle Alert-tick
ISOFIX-cross
Roof Rails-cross
SOS emergency call function-tick
Speed Alert-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionertickManual
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosstick
Paddle Shiftcrosstick
Cruise Controlcrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armrestticktick
UpholsteryIvory FabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Emergency Spare Wheelcross-
Heat Protection Glazingcross-
ISOFIXcross-
Launch Control Functioncross-
Al Voice Command-tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-tick
Floating Roof-cross
Rear AC-tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock-tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop-tick
Remote Horn / Light-tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-tick

Lights

Light TypeHalogenLED
Front Fog Lampscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
Follw me home headlamps-tick
LED Daytime Running Lamps -cross
LED Tail & Brake Lights-cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationcrosstick
Apple CarPlaycross-
7" TFT Digital Instrument Cluster with full Graphic Display-cross
Connected car App-cross
Find My Car-tick
Fuel Level Information-tick
Live Car Tracking-tick
Shark Fin Antenna-tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification-tick

Entertainment

Music SystemSKODA Audio Player, 2-DINtick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakers2 Speakers-
Internal Memorycrosscross
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemcross-

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