Skoda has official introduced that it'll showcase the brand new Scala premium hatchback at an occasion in Tel Aviv, Israel on December 6, 2018. The brand new hatchback will basically be a alternative for the now getting older Skoda Fabia hatchback and can tackle the likes of the Volkswagen Golf in worldwide markets. What meaning is that the Skoda hatchback will transfer up a notch from being a Polo competitor to a Golf competitor in Europe and internationally. The brand new hatchback shall be based mostly on the identical MQB A0 platform that underpins the likes of the Skoda Octavia. As a distinction, the Skoda Scala may even be the primary ever automotive from the model that won't have the brand on the rear however as a substitute could have S-Ok-O-D-A lettering on the tail gate as a substitute.
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Skoda has formally revealed that regardless of compact dimensions of the hatchback, the Scala could have the identical quantity of legroom within the again seat and much more headroom as in comparison with the bigger Octavia sedan. The brand new automotive may even get a large 467 litre boot, which when the rear seats are folded flat will get prolonged to an enormous 1410-litres.
The inside may even have a totally up to date theme with a brand new design language. The instrument cluster on the highest spec fashions will get the digital cluster and a big pill like touchscreen in keeping with official sketches that has been put out by the Czech automaker.
Skoda has additionally put out some 'official' spy photographs that showcase the size of the brand new automotive together with the brand new grille design and smooth headlamps that ape the Imaginative and prescient RS idea automotive that has been showcased not too long ago on the 2018 Paris Motor Present.
The brand new Skoda Scala may even get options like an digital tail gate, an ice scraper within the gasoline filler cap and our favorite Skoda characteristic - that door mounted umbrella. Though not a lot has been talked about about engines simply but, the Skoda Scala will get 5 energy vegetation on the time of launch starting from about 90 bhp to 150 bhp relying on the variant.