The new-look Skoda Rapid and Skoda Citigo have arrived in Ireland.

The 2017 Skoda Rapid range starts from €18,995. The Rapid and Rapid Sportback have some mild styling tweaks at the front with new LED daytime running lights. Inside there are more modern touchscreen sound systems and new interior trims.

The Skoda Rapid range is now available for the first time with the Volkswagen Group’s new 1.0-litre TSI three cylinder turbo petrol engine with 95hp.

The Skoda Citigo city car has also had a mild facelift and there are new colours, wheels and connectivity features. Prices remain unchanged, with five door versions starting from €10,995.

Skoda Ireland has a number of offers available on the current range with 0% PCP Finance offered on Fabia, Rapid, Octavia and Superb models.

The Skoda Scrappage EcoGrant is also available until 31st December.

The updated Skoda Citigo and Rapid are in Skoda dealers now.

Caroline Kidd

2017 Skoda Citigo
The 2017 Skoda Citigo range priced from €10,995