2020 Skoda Rapid vs Mahindra XUV300 - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

2020 Skoda Rapid vs Mahindra XUV300 - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

Which car is better: Skoda Rapid or Mahindra XUV300? We compare prices, dimensions, engine specs, mileage and performance to help you decide which car better fulfils your requirements.

 

2020 Skoda Rapid vs Mahindra XUV300

Rapid 2020 vs XUV300 2020 | Price Comparison - Which One Is Cheaper?

RAPID VS XUV300 | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

PETROL MANUAL

Skoda Rapid

Mahindra XUV300

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Rider

₹7.49

W4

₹8.30

Rider Plus

₹7.99

W6

₹9.15

Ambition

₹9.99

W8

₹10.60

ONYX

₹10.19

W8(O)

₹11.84

Style

₹11.49

-

-

Monte Carlo

₹11.79

-

-

Skoda Rapid prices start from Rs. 7.49 lakh and go up to Rs. 11.79 lakh for turbo petrol manual powertrain. The Mahindra XUV300 turbo petrol manual prices start from Rs. 8.30 lakh and go up to Rs. 11.84 lakh.

RAPID VS XUV300 | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

PETROL AUTOMATIC

Skoda Rapid

Mahindra XUV300

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Rider Plus

₹9.49

-

-

Ambition

₹11.29

-

-

ONYX

₹11.49

-

-

Style

₹12.99

-

-

Monte Carlo

₹13.29

-

-

For the petrol automatic powertrain, Skoda Rapid prices start from Rs. 9.49 lakh. Skoda Rapid petrol automatic is Rs. 1.3 - 1.50 lakh more expensive than the manual. Mahindra XUV300 is not available with petrol automatic powertrain.

Rapid 2020 vs XUV300 2020 | Dimension Comparison - Which One Is Bigger?

Skoda Rapid is 4413mm long, 1699mm wide and 1466mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2552mm. The Skoda Rapid has a boot space of 460 litres. The Mahindra XUV300 measures 3995mm in length, 1821mm in width and 1627mm in height. The wheelbase of Mahindra XUV300 is 2600mm and it has a boot space of 257 litres.

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RAPID VS XUV300 | DIMENSION COMPARISON

Dimensions

Skoda Rapid

Difference

Mahindra XUV300

Length (mm)

4413

418

3995

Width (mm)

1699

122

1821

Height (mm)

1466

161

1627

Wheelbase (mm)

2552

48

2600

Boot Space (litre)

460

203

257

Ground Clearance(mm)

168

12

180

Fuel Tank (litre)

55

13

42

Tyre Size (Base Variant)

185/60 R15

-

205/65 R16

Tyre Size (Top Variant)

195/55 R16

-

215/55 R17

Dimension Review

  • The Rapid is longer than the XUV300 by 418mm.
  • The XUV300 is wider than the Rapid by 122mm.
  • The XUV300 is taller than the Rapid by 161mm.
  • The XUV300 has a longer wheelbase than the Rapid; by 48mm.
  • The Rapid has 203 litres more boot space than the XUV300.
  • The XUV300 has 12mm more ground clearance than the Rapid.
  • In terms of dimensions, the XUV300 is a larger car than the Rapid. So, it will have a better road presence than the Rapid.

Rapid 2020 vs XUV300 2020 | Engine Specs Comparison - Which One has Better Performance?

RAPID VS XUV300 | ENGINE COMPARISON

PETROL ENGINE

 

Skoda Rapid

Mahindra XUV300

Engine

1.0 L Turbo Petrol

1.2 L Turbo Petrol

Displacement

999 cc

1197 cc

Cylinder

3

3

Maximum Power

110PS @ 5000rpm

110PS @ 5000rpm

Peak Torque

175Nm @ 1750 - 4000rpm

200Nm @ 2000 - 3500rpm

Manual Transmission

6-speed

6-speed

Manual FE

18.97kmpl

17.5kmpl

Automatic Transmission

6-speed TC

-

Automatic FE

16.24kmpl

-

Rapid Turbo Petrol vs XUV300 Turbo Petrol

Skoda Rapid 1.0 L, 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine makes 110PS of maximum power and 175Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter type automatic transmission. The Skoda Rapid petrol manual has a mileage of 18.97kmpl while the automatic claims to deliver a fuel efficiency figure of 16.24kmpl.

Also Read - 2021 Rapid Specifications - Engine, Power, Transmission & Fuel Efficiency

Mahindra XUV300 1.2 L, 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine makes 110PS of maximum power and 200Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed manual transmission and has a mileage of 17.5kmpl.

Petrol Engine Review

  • The Rapid and the XUV300 have identical power output.
  • The XUV300 petrol produces more torque than the Rapid.
  • The Rapid petrol is more fuel-efficient than the XUV300.
  • The Rapid turbo petrol has a slightly better torque-to-weight ratio and will offer better driveability.

Rapid 2020 vs XUV300 2020 | Top Feature Comparison

Notable top features of Rapid 2020 are:

  • Halogen Projector headlamp w/ LED DRL
  • Auto headlamps
  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • 8-inch Touchscreen w/ Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
  • Cruise control
  • Rear AC vents
  • Front side airbags
  • Auto AC
  • Anti-theft alarm with interior monitoring
  • Front amber glow illumination
  • Steering mounted controls
  • Front and rear armrests

Notable top features of XUV300 2020 are:

  • Halogen projector headlamps w/ LED DRLs
  • Electric sunroof
  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • 7-inch touchscreen w/ Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
  • 7 Airbags
  • All 4 disc brakes
  • ESP w/ hill start assist
  • Front parking sensors
  • Push-button start w/ smart key
  • Dual-zone automatic AC
  • Heated ORVMs

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Is the Skoda Rapid better than the Mahindra XUV300?

For petrol powertrain, XUV300s engine offers more torque, but the Rapid has a better torque-to-weight ratio. So, it’ll have better drivability and in-gear acceleration. The Rapid also has better petrol mileage than the XUV300.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mahesh Yadav

Mahesh is a fan of compact, quirky and underrated vehicles that punch above their weight. Multix, Nano, Strom R3 and Navi are his favorites.

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