Renault Scala priced from 6.99 lakhs; Brochure, Pics inside
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After tasting the success with Duster, Renault India has introduced its third mass market product in the hope to get more attention in the Indian market.
The Renault Scala has been unwrapped in Delhi moments ago for a starting price of 6.99 lakhs.
The petrol version will be available in the base (RxE) and mid-level trim (RxL) while the diesel version will be available in mid-level (RxL) and top-end trim (RxZ).
Renault Scala prices (ex-showroom New Delhi)
Renault Scala Petrol
RXE – 6.99 lakhs
RXL – 7.85 lakhs
Renault Scala Diesel
RXL – 8.69 lakhs
RXZ – 9.57 lakhs
The Renault Scala is essentially a rebadged Nissan Sunny and meant only for India. The redesigning work was done by Indian designers at Renault’s Mumbai design studio. It has a different front and rear fascia and exactly the same interiors. It will be available in a petrol as well as diesel avatars.
The petrol variant will come fitted with a XH2 1.5L engine that generates 99 PS of peak power @ 6,000 rpm and 134 Nm of Torque @ 4,000 rpm.
The diesel avatar is powered by the 1.5-liter K9K mill that generates 86 PS of power @ 3,750 rpm and 200 Nm of torque @ 2,000 rpm.
Both engines are mated to a 5 speed manual. The Scala petrol will also be sold with a CVT option, but the prices have not been announced today.
A 2+2 year / 80,000 km warranty deal as well as the Renault ‘Complete Care’ package will also be provided with the Renault Scala.
Renault Scala brochure
Renault Scala Image Gallery
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