Used Skoda Rapid (2012 - 2018) Safety & Reliability

Review by Tim Bowdler on
Last Updated: 05 Jun 2013
4.5
The Skoda Rapid is aimed at family motorists looking for a quality car at an affordable price. The company claims that the Rapid includes clever solutions and cutting-edge technology.

5 out of 5

Safety

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The Skoda Rapid safety levels are high. It achieved an overall rating of five stars includes a 94 per cent rating for adult occupant protection when tested by Euro NCAP. Even though the Rapid is a new car we expect it to attain five stars. The Skoda Rapid is loaded with safety kit. It includes ABS, ESP, driver and front seat passenger airbags, head airbags, side airbags for the front seat passengers, seatbelt reminder for front seat passengers, fuel line cut-off on collision, child seat fittings on the rear seat, headlight levelling and daytime running lights.

5 out of 5

Reliability

Skoda Rapid reliability is expected to be very good. In recent surveys the Skoda brand has impressed on reliability. Skoda turned the corner when the VW group purchased the marque and since then Skoda cars have proved reliable and have been built to a high standard.

Car check problem points

Body

No problems reported

Engine/Gearbox

No problems reported

Other

No problems reported