12 Feb 2021: SKODA SCALA Edition S hatchback, with 190hp powertrain, revealed
Czech automaker SKODA has revealed its limited-run SCALA Edition S hatchback. Its production will be limited to 500 units and pre-orders are now open in Germany.
As for the highlights, the car sports cosmetic updates inside-out and draws power from a 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder TSI engine linked to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Here are more details.
Exteriors: SKODA SCALA Edition S: At a glance
The SKODA SCALA Edition S features a sloping roofline, a muscular bonnet, a blacked-out grille with vertical slats, a wide air dam, and sleek headlights.
The hatchback is flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and 18-inch alloy wheels. Wrap-around taillights and a window wiper are present on the rear.
It comes in Steel Gray, Velvet Red Premium Metallic, and Black Magic Pearl Effect colors.
Fact: Power and performance
The SKODA SCALA Edition S draws power from a 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder TSI engine linked to a 6-speed manual gearbox for handling transmission duties. The mill generates a maximum power of 190hp and a peak torque of 290Nm.
Interiors: A peek inside the cabin
The SKODA SCALA Edition S has a spacious 5-seater cabin, featuring black fabric seats, dual-zone climate control, a SKODA sound system, a built-in e-SIM card, stainless steel pedals, and a multifunctional steering wheel.
It houses a touchscreen infotainment console with support for SKODA Connect online services.
For ensuring the passengers' safety, there are multiple airbags, Hill-Hold Control, parking sensors, and a rear-view camera.
Fact: What about the pricing?
Details related to the availability of the SKODA SCALA Edition S hatchback are not available as of now. However, SKODA Deutschland is accepting pre-bookings at €33,790 (approximately Rs. 29.8 lakh). There is no official word regarding the car's availability in India.