Skoda Scala: This is in the new Golf opponents

Skoda Scala: This is in the new Golf opponents

He is to shake up the compact class: Skoda brings his new Scala at the start. He has visibly grown over his predecessor Rapid Spaceback and offers significantly more assistance and infotainment.

Rapid Spaceback was yesterday, Scala is today: Skoda’s new compact model starts these days.

The prices for the 4.36 meter long five-door start in the medium term at 17,350 euros. And thus to the big minus point: This basic model will namely only later. Therefore, customers of the first hour have to pay at least 21,450 euros.

Lots of space, a lot of equipment

Also thanks to its 2.65-meter wheelbase, the Scala should offer more space than in the compact class usual. The trunk holds 467 to 1,410 liters. In addition, Skoda integrates features such as automatic tracking and distance control, infotainment with digital displays and online navigation on a large touch screen with gesture control.

Four engines in the program

Behind the front with standard LED headlamps work initially three petrol engines with 1.0-liter displacement and three cylinders or 1.5 liters displacement and four cylinders and outputs from 95 hp to 150 hp. In addition, Skoda has a 1.6-liter diesel with 115 hp in the portfolio and announced for the summer a natural gas version of the three-cylinder gasoline engine with 90 hp.

So the fastest Scala makes 219 km / h top. The consumption is the manufacturer with 4.1 to 5.0 liters (108 to 113 g / km CO2).