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    Skoda Rapid 2020 Petrol vs Volkswagen Vento Petrol - Price, Specs, Features

    by Lakshya Khanna Dates: 28 May 2020

    Which turbo petrol compact sedan is better: Skoda Rapid or Volkswagen Vento? We compare prices, dimensions, engine specs, mileage and performance to find out which car offers better value for money.

     


    Skoda Rapid 2020 vs Volkswagen Vento

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

    RAPID VS VENTO | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL MANUAL

    Skoda Rapid

    Volkswagen Vento

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Rider

    ₹7.49

    Trendline

    ₹8.87

    Rider Plus

    ₹7.99

    Trendline- Metallic

    ₹8.97

    Ambition

    ₹9.99

    Comfortline Plus

    ₹10.00

    ONYX

    ₹10.19

    Highline Plus

    ₹11.99

    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 Volkswagen Vento turbo petrol manual prices start from Rs. 8.87 lakh and go up to Rs. 11.99 lakh.

    RAPID VS VENTO | PRICE COMPARISON

    EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

    PETROL AUTOMATIC

    Skoda Rapid

    Volkswagen Vento

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Variants

    Price (in lakh)

    Rider Plus

    ₹9.49

    Highline

    ₹12.10

    Ambition

    ₹11.29

    Highline Plus

    ₹13.30

    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. 1.4 - 1.5 lakh more expensive than the manual. Volkswagen Vento starts at Rs. 12.10 lakh. Volkswagen Vento petrol automatic is Rs. 1.31 lakh more expensive than the manual.

    Rapid 2020 vs Vento 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 Volkswagen Vento measures 4390mm in length, 1699mm in width and 1467mm in height. The wheelbase of Volkswagen Vento is 2553mm and it has a boot space of 494 litres.

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    RAPID VS VENTO | DIMENSION COMPARISON

    Dimensions

    Skoda Rapid

    Difference

    Volkswagen Vento

    Length (mm)

    4413

    23

    4390

    Width (mm)

    1699

    0

    1699

    Height (mm)

    1466

    1

    1467

    Wheelbase (mm)

    2552

    1

    2553

    Boot Space (litre)

    460

    34

    494

    Ground Clearance(mm)

    168

    5

    163

    Fuel Tank (litre)

    55

    0

    55

    Tyre Size (Base Variant)

    185/60 R15

    -

    185/60 R15

    Tyre Size (Top Variant)

    195/55 R16

    -

    195/55 R16

    Dimension Review

    • The Rapid is longer than the Vento by 23mm.
    • The Rapid and the Vento are equally wide.
    • The Vento is taller than the Rapid by 1mm.
    • The Vento has a longer wheelbase than the Rapid; by 1mm.
    • The Vento has 34 litres more boot space than the Rapid.
    • The Rapid has 5mm more ground clearance than the Vento.
    • In terms of dimensions, the Rapid is a larger car than the Vento. So, it will have a better road presence than the Vento.

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

    RAPID VS VENTO | ENGINE COMPARISON

    PETROL ENGINE

     

    Skoda Rapid

    Volkswagen Vento

    Engine

    1.0 L Turbo Petrol

    1.0 L Turbo Petrol

    Displacement

    999 cc

    999 cc

    Cylinder

    3

    3

    Maximum Power

    110PS @ 5000 - 5500rpm

    110PS @ 5000 - 5250rpm

    Peak Torque

    175Nm @ 1750 - 4000rpm

    175Nm @ 1750 - 4000rpm

    Manual Transmission

    6-speed

    6-speed

    Manual FE

    18.97kmpl

    17.69kmpl

    Automatic Transmission

    6-speed TC

    6-speed TC

    Automatic FE

    16.24kmpl

    NA

    Rapid Petrol vs Vento 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.

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    Volkswagen Vento 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 Volkswagen Vento petrol manual has a mileage of 17.69kmpl while there is no official mileage figures for petrol automatic.

    Petrol Engine Review

    • The Rapid and the Vento have identical power output.
    • The Rapid and the Vento have identical torque output.
    • The Rapid 1.0 L turbo petrol is more fuel-efficient than the Vento.
    • The two cars have similar torque-to-weight ratios and will offer similar drivability.

    Rapid 2020 vs Vento 2020 | Top Feature Comparison

    Notable top features of Rapid 2020 are:

    • Halogen projector headlamp w/ LED DRL
    • Auto headlamps
    • R16 alloy wheels
    • 8-inch touchscreen w/ Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
    • Cruise control
    • Rear AC vents
    • Rear windshield sunshades
    • Front thorax airbags
    • Auto AC and rear AC vents
    • Front ambient lighting
    • Steering mounted controls

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    Notable top features of Vento 2020 are:

    • LED reflector headlamps 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
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    ABOUT THE AUTHOR

    Lakshya loves to talk about cars and, therefore, he’s mostly in the front of the camera doing the talking. He’s usually blunt in his opinion -- good or bad, and backs it up with logic. Lakshya is a senior member of V3Cars’ editorial team. 

    Twitter handle: @lakshya_khanna



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