Sunday, 4 March 2012

Rapid Elegance 1.6 MPI MT


Rapid Elegance 1.6 MPI MT

The skoda rapid uses the same engine used in vento. the 1.6 denotes the engine capacity is 1.6 litre petrol . engine produces 105ps and 153nm torque slightly less than the verna. Gives mileage about 14-15 kmpl and easy gear shifting mechanism makes this car a choice for a ride. the stable body gives you control even at top speeds of 150km/h .
Dimensions and weight

Length                                                                           4386 mm

Width                                                                            1699 mm

Height                                                                            1466 mm

Wheel Base                                                                    2552 mm

Ground Clearance                                                          168 mm

Kerb Weight                                                                  1145 kg

Gross Vehicle Weight                                                    1674 kg

No of Doors                                                                  4

Capacities                                          

Seating Capacity (person)                                              5

Fuel Tank Capacity (liter)                                             55


Engine                                  
              
Engine Type/Model                              petrol engine, in-line, liquid cooling
                                                            system, 16V  DOHC, transverse in front

Displacement cc                                  1598

Power                                                  105PS @5250rpm

Torque                                                 153Nm @3800rpm

Valve Mechanism                                  DOHC

No of Cylinders (cylinder)                     4

Cylinder Configuration                          In-line

Valves per Cylinder (value)                   4

Fuel Type                                            Petrol

Transmission                   
                                                                           
Transmission Type                                Manual

Gears/Speeds                                        5 Gears

Suspensions       
                                                                                         
Front Suspension                                McPherson suspension with lower  
                                                           triangular links and torsion stabilizer

Rear Suspension                                 Compound link crank-axle

Steering
                                              
Steering Type                                      direct rack and pinion steering with
                                                           Electromagnetic Power steering

Power Assisted                                    Standard

Minimum Turning Radius                      5.3 m

Brakes                                                
Front Brakes                                       Disc brakes with inner cooling, with
                                                           single/piston Floating caliper

Rear Brakes                                         Drum brakes

Wheels and Tires              
                 
Wheel Type                                         Alloy Wheels 
                                        
Wheel Size                                           6.0J x 15"   
                                           
Tires                                                    185/60 R15