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Renault Scala (2012-2017) Key Features
ABS With EBD
Anti-lock braking system along with Electronic brake distribution ensures that you are safe while harsh braking is applied.
Automatic Climate Control
Set the temperature to your liking & Automatic Temperature Control will make constant adjustments to maintain your chosen setting.
Steering Mounted Controls
your car comes with clever steering-wheel-mounted audio controls and an integrated Bluetooth hands-free phone system.
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- Competitively priced
- Upmarket styling
- Spacious and comfortable cabin
- Not a driver’s car
- Soft suspension set-up
- Feels heavy at low speeds
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Renault Scala (2012-2017) Overview
Scala is a beautiful sedan that falls in between Renault’s luxury sedan Fluence and its compact hatchback, Pulse. The car joins Renault’s incredible fleet and lends even greater credibility to the company’s profile in India. Scala is a keenly designed sedan that comes with a horde of features. It comes in five impressive and vibrant exterior paints - Pearl White, Metallic Silver, Metallic Red, Metallic Blue and Solid Black.
The petrol variant is equipped with a performance packed 1.5 L, 4 cylinder based XH2 petrol engine, which has the capacity to displace 1498cc. It can generate a peak power output of 97.02bhp at 6000rpm along with a maximum torque yield of 134 Nm at 4000rpm. It comes with a 5-speed manual and automatic gear box transmission and has a multi-point fuel injection technology. The Diesel engine is a 1.5-litre, K9K dCi (direct common rail injection) motor, which can displace about 1461cc. The 5-speed manual gear box is of Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) type. It generates a peak power output of 84.8bhp at 3750rpm along with a maximum torque production of 200Nm at 2000rpm.
Chrome is significantly used on the exterior of Scala and this lends a posh feel to the sedan. The spectacular exterior features include bi-tonal front and rear bumpers, smoked style head lamps along with a pair of bright fog lamps integrated in the front bumper, body colored external mirrors, door handles with chrome finish, a stylish set of 15” alloy wheels, a chrome trunk with a ‘SCALA’ embossing on the boot lid, an integrated roof antenna, rear wind screen defogger and many more. Features are intelligible and have a utilitarian underpinning. Some of these pragmatic comfort features include keyless entry, the advanced Follow-Me-Home head lamps for added convenience, electrically foldable and internally adjustable external wing mirrors, a push button illuminated start-&-stop function, a multi-functional smart key, a leather wrapped power steering wheel with mounted controls, extremely comfortable seating arrangement with premium quality upholstery, an extremely powerful air conditioner unit with automatic climate control as well as air quality control that keeps the cabin fresh, rear adjustable AC vents for added convenience for the back seat passengers, a brilliant multi information display with varied up-to-date information for the driver and adjustable illumination on the meter cluster. It is a delight to drive and being reasonable priced, is a must have for those you like to drive comfortably and for whom visual appeal matters as much as pleasure.
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Exterior
It comes with a smart grille that looks like that of Fluence, only more highlighted and sharper. The bumper is beautifully shaped and gives this Sedan a mighty impressive look. The rear potion has nice tail lamps and SCALA is prominently embossed over the boot lid. The body-colored wheel arches with alloy wheels underscore the style of this sedan.
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Interior
Renault Scala’s interior is plush and gives the perfect ambiance for travel. The premium sedan is comfortable and the features make it look very luxurious. Its dash board is attractive and the Multi Information Display (MID) is very useful. The seats come in both fabric and leather upholstery and a pick can be taken as per choice. The steering wheel has a leather coat on it and the handy audio controls on it are a very desirable feature. The air conditioning unit is extremely effective and the centre console is similar to that of Nissan Sunny.
Passenger comfot is carefully attended to and this comes through in the form of features like the engine Start/stop push button, multi-functional smart key, electrically adjustable ORVM, tilt adjustable electric power steering, rear comfort blowers, vanity mirror with lid, door ajar warning along with several others. The sedan has a seating arrangement for five passengers and is endowed with adequate leg-, shouder- and head-room. Scala has a boot capacity of 490 litres and the cup-holders and other storage spaces make it a very desirable car. Scala is also blessed with a dash integrated MP3/CD player with four speakers, which shall help in making your journey very peaceful and enjoyable.
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Engine & Transmission
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Mileage
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Braking and Safety
Apart from the ABS and EBD, Renault Scala also comes with dual front airbags, one for the driver and one for the front passenger. The speed sensing auto door locks, rear window defroster with timer, anti pinch power window on driver-side engine immobiliser, variable intermittent front wiper and smoked styled headlamps, are features that make the Scala an extremely safe ride.
Renault Scala (2012-2017) Performance and Handling
Though both engines are extremely frugal, the Petrol one offers better acceleration. The Petrol version accelerates from 0-100kmph in merely 13 seconds; while the Diesel one does so in 15.5 seconds.
What do we think about Renault Scala (2012-2017)?
Scala is a very interesting addition to Renaut’s portfolio. It is a midsize sedan that comes with a plush interior that boasts of multiple features. Presented in 2012, Renault Scala is a sedan based on the Nissan Sunny and aimed exclusively at the Indian market. It has an impressive frontal end with chrome treatment. Other assets include a vast boot and rear compartment providing more room for passengers. In terms of safety, Renault Scala ships with ABS and airbags. It is available with Petrol as well as a Diesel engine. Penned by the Renault design centre in Mumbai, Renault Scala is built at the Alliance plant in Chennai. This site, which meets all Alliance quality criteria, applies a production system based on shared expertise and the best practices applied by both Renault and Nissan. Vehicles for both brands can be produced on the same line. By using the Nissan Sunny platform, Renault cut both costs and development times. In this way, Renault Scala is an example of the synergies generated by the Alliance. Apart from its practical and convenient features, the sedan also has been bestowed with some significant safety features. These comprise of an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) along with Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) and emergency brake assist, dual front airbags for the driver as well as the front seat passenger, speed sensing automatic door locks, rear door child safety locks, an engine immobilizer with an anti theft alarm and also an anti pinch auto down driver side window with a one touch up and down. All these put together certainly make Scala race ahead of its competition. To build confidence in the customers of the brand, the company is also providing a 2+2 years or 80,000 kilometers warranty along with a servicing three times at regular intervals. To further bolster this effort of after sales service, Renault India is also giving its cars a 24/7 road side assistance, which is supremely commendable. Renault Scala is equipped with power windows, power steering, tilt-adjustable steering wheel and electronically adjustable ORVMs. A multitude of audio controls have been mounted on the steering wheel of the car. There is a powerful audio system integrated with the dash board. The sound quality is incredible and listening to the radio is also an option. The music system in the car comes with 4 speakers. The car is sensitive to passenger safety and is a pleasurable ride. It is quite fuel-efficient and hence keeps one hassle-free. The interiors are very well ergonomically designed and the space is available is amazing. The leg room and head room is more than adequate and taller passengers can hop in without breaking a sweat. Priced between 7.4 L and 10.3 L, Scala is a superb sedan for those who live to drive intra-city in style.
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Renault Scala (2012-2017) Important Features
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Boot Space Capacity
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Ground Clearance
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Fuel Tank Capacity
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Power windows
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Air Conditioner
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) ABS
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Airbags
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Bluetooth Connectivity
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Defogger
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Music System
- Renault Scala (2012-2017) Steering Mounted Controls