Renault Scala, from the stables of Renault India Pvt. Ltd., has been launched today. While addressing the launch ceremony, Marc NASSIF - MD, Renault India Pvt. Ltd. said “With the launch of the premium sedan SCALA - Renault India is now present across segments of the Indian car market with products which meet our customer expectations and aspirations. The SCALA is a product which offers the best in class comfort, elegance and premium luxury at an affordable price. This will further enhance Renault’s presence in the country.
Renault Scala is the fifth vehicle launched in the domestic market by Renault India Pvt. Ltd. It will be available in petrol as well as diesel engine option. A flamboyant 1.5 litre XH2 petrol engine empowers the vehicle that churns out 97.6 bhp. The diesel counterpart is equipped with a splendid 1.5 litre K9K turbo engine which will churn out a maximum power of 84.8 bhp. Both the engines are mated with a 5-speed manual transmission. The diesel engine has a fuel efficiency of 21.64 kmpl (ARAI figure) and the petrol engine provides a fuel efficiency of 16.95 kmpl (ARAI figure).
The Scala comes loaded with many features. It possesses the very finest virtues. The exterior is stylish with elegant design, chrome radiator grill, dual tone rear bumper, smoke styled headlamps, chrome finish door handles, 15 inch sporty wheels and rear chrome garnish. Scala has the best-in-class space and comfort. The cabin space is big enough to accommodate five adults easily. The other features present are the leather upholstery, steering mounted audio controls, follow me headlamps, automatic climate control, rear comfort blowers and armrest at the arm seat.
Renault Scala is loaded with many safety features that include ABS with EBD and Brake Assist, dual airbags, anti-pinch power windows and speed sensing auto door lock.