According to Autocar, Skoda has confirmed its intentions to launch a conventional five-door hatchback version of its new Rapid. Its name however, is not revealed. My bet it replaces the Fabia, and should be called Fabia. The report went on to say that there will be no three-door version of the Rapid because the market volumes [...]
So the Indian-market Skoda Rapid turns out to be the Polo Sedan with Fabia’s front. Before the Rapid was revealed, many had argued that the name Rapid (and its tradition) should be reserved to a coupe, or a fastback car. With that in mind, I wonder what if Skoda also sells the Polo hatch as [...]
I feel the next B-Class should be a conventional premium hatchback to rival BMW 1-Series, Audi A3, and more recently, the Lexus CT200h. The next A-Class should be Mercedes-Benz’s only small MPV.