Skoda Rapid Vs Kia Seltos comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 8.43 Lakh
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₹ 11.15 Lakh
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Overview

Compare Skoda Rapid and Kia Seltos

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Skoda Rapid Vs Kia Seltos 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 ₹ 7.49 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 11.79 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Kia Seltos starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.29 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 ₹ 17.34 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Skoda Rapid base Petrol engine returns 19 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 109 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kia Seltos comes in 2 Petrol 138, 113 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type
1.0 TSI Petrol, In-line, 4 Stroke Positive Ignition Direct Injection Engine
1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC)
999 CC
1497 CC
No Of Cylinder
3
4
Power
109 bhp@5000-5500 rpm
113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque
175 Nm@1750-4000 rpm
144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train
FWD
2WD
Emission Standard
BS VI
N/A

Dimensions

Length
4413 mm
4315 mm
Width
1699 mm
1800 mm
Height
1466 mm
1645 mm
Wheelbase
2552 mm
2610 mm
Ground Clearance
116 mm
190 mm
Boot Space
460 L
433 L
Kerb Weight
1112 Kg
N/A
Gross Weight
1670 Kg
N/A
Front Track
N/A
N/A
Rear Track
N/A
N/A
Minimum Turning Radius
N/A
N/A
No. Of Doors
4
5
Seating Capacity
5
5

Transmission

No. of gears
6
6
Clutch Type
N/A
N/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type
Steel Wheels
Steel Wheels
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Front Tyre Size
185/60 R15
205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size
185/60 R15
205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type
Disc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating Caliper
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Drum
Drum

Suspension

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

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
18.97 Kmpl
16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
55.0
50.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type
Electro-Mechanic Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
N/A
9.7 seconds
Max Speed
N/A
N/A

Safety & Security

Airbags
tick
tick
Passenger Airbags
tick
tick
Side Airbags
cross
cross
ABS
tick
tick
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
cross
tick
Brake Assist
cross
cross
Hill Assist
cross
cross
Electronic Stability Program
cross
cross
Tractional Control
cross
cross
Engine Immobilizer
tick
tick
Central Locking
tick
tick
Child Safety Lock
tick
tick
Power Door Lock
tick
tick
Automatic Headlamps
cross
cross
Cornering Lights
cross
cross
Turn Indicators On ORVM
tick
tick
Rear Wiper
cross
cross
Rain Sensing Wipers
cross
cross
Headlight Washers
cross
cross
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
cross
tick
Day & Night IRVM
-
cross
Idle Alert
-
tick
Security Alarm
-
cross
SOS emergency call function
-
tick
Speed Alert
-
tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner
tick
Manual
Heater
tick
tick
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Tilt
Steering Mounted Audio
cross
tick
Paddle Shift
cross
tick
Cruise Control
cross
tick
Power Outlets 12V
tick
tick
Rear Parking Sensor
tick
tick
Rear Parking Camera
cross
tick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
tick
tick
Push Start Stop Button
cross
tick
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
cross
tick
Lumbar Support
cross
cross
Front Armrest
tick
tick
Rear Armrest
tick
tick
Upholstery
Ivory Fabric
Premium Fabric
Front Cup Holders
tick
tick
Keyless Entry
tick
tick
Climate Control
tick
tick
Al Voice Command
-
tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert
-
tick
Dual Horn
-
cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard
-
tick
Rear AC
-
tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock
-
tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop
-
tick
Remote Horn / Light
-
tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON
-
tick
Side AC Louver
-
cross
Tailgate Open System
-
cross
Water Temparature Indicator (Cool/Hot)
-
cross
Windscreen Wiper
-
cross

Lights

Light Type
Halogen
LED
Front Fog Lamps
cross
tick
Rear Fog Lamps
cross
cross
Follw me home headlamps
-
tick
LED High Mount Stop Lamp
-
cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Empty
tick
tick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
tick
tick
Seat Belt Warning
tick
tick
Low Fuel Warning
tick
tick
Door Ajar Warning
tick
tick
GPS Navigation
cross
tick
Find My Car
-
tick
Fuel Level Information
-
tick
Live Car Tracking
-
tick
Shark Fin Antenna
-
tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification
-
tick

Entertainment

Music System
SKODA Audio Player, 2-DIN
tick
CD/DVD Player
tick
tick
Speakers
2 Speakers
-
Internal Memory
cross
cross
Radio
tick
tick
USB Support
tick
tick
Bluetooth Support
tick
tick

Reviews

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