Skoda has unveiled its new Rapid Spaceback, a family hatch back that is positioned between the Fabia and Octavia. It will have its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show and is available in Ireland from November. The expected volume seller will be the 1.6-litre TDI diesel model offering 90hp, it can be ordered with a DSG automatic transmission. There are also two petrol variants, a 1.2-litre MPI with 75hp and a 1.2-litre TSI with two outputs on offer, 86hp and 105hp. Full prices and specifications will be announced closer to the car’s arrival.