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2014 Skoda Rapid Spaceback Review

For boarding the passengers and the luggage the given 104bhp 1.2-litres turbocharged petrol engine is quite flexible. But the other inflexible 89bhp 1.6 diesel is less impressive and will might force you to change the gear frequently.
Spaceback provides a regular neat handling and grip but might experience some body rolls in corners. The steering is slow and accurate whereas the brakes are quite spongy. But it’s quite disappointing that it will not offer you a fun ride on the uneven and bumpy roads and will lead to a lot of jostling and crashing.
Refinement is the weak suit of Spaceback as you will hear a lot of noise with the considerable wind noise and road noise.
Although the emission and the fuel economy are specialized according to the modern norms even though the buying cost of the Skoda rapid Spaceback is roughly equal to the cost of the Kia Ceed and Skoda Octavia.
Skoda has really performed well and has scored high in the JD Power customer satisfaction survey. All the things are quite reassembled apart from a few worries regarding the future reliability factors. Despite of the use of hard plastic and flimsy material the Skoda not at all looks tacky and cheap.
Safety wise this car is quite good as it offers the crucial airbags, stability control and isofix child mounting points to provide the maximum child occupant safety. Apart from this it also includes some other high quality tech safety devices like automatic braking system etc.
The wrong layout of the controls in both the infotainments and standards is the drawback of its interior. Apart from this the driving position is quite good with the height adjustable driving seat that is quite comfortable also for the tall people.  Long distance journey can be problematic as it doesn’t provide a good lumbar support.
It an absolute family car. As it offers you a marvelous spacing in the rear seats along with the decent headroom and legroom. Only 2 quibbles available and the 60/40 rear seat can’t be completely flattened.
You can opt from 3 trims: elegance, SE and S. each of them will offer you featured equipment like alloy wheels, remote Centre locking, electric front window etc.
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