May This Picture Truly Preview The Skoda Scala Scout?
Is that this picture, shared by Skoda on Fb, offering us with our first glimpse of the Scala Scout? Perhaps, possibly not.
Carscoops reader Peter Beno tipped us off concerning the picture revealed as the duvet picture on Skoda’s official Fb web page.
On first impressions, it seems to easily present the brand new Scala first unveiled in the direction of the tip of 2018. Nevertheless, a more in-depth inspection reveals that it could as a substitute be the extra off-road targeted Scout.
What hints at this being the Scout is what seems to be black trim over the wheel arch. Then again, the lighting across the arch appears somewhat unusual and it may really be body-colored however may look black from this angle. Brightening the picture appears to counsel this can be the case.
The Czech automaker hasn’t mentioned whether or not or not the brand new Scala will probably be bought in Scout guise, however there’s a superb likelihood it is going to be. If such a mannequin is produced, aside from the black wheel arches it would sport an elevated trip peak with totally different wheels and tires, a skid plate on the entrance finish, rugged facet skirts, and doubtless some off-road trimmings on the rear.
If the automaker does certainly determine to make a Scala Scout, it would possible supply the automobile with quite a lot of engines, however in all probability not the complete vary of 5 engines accessible within the common mannequin. Skoda can select from a 1.0-liter three-cylinder with 94 hp, a 1.0-liter with 113 hp, a 1.5-liter four-cylinder with 148 hp, a 1.6-liter four-cylinder diesel rated at 113 hp, and eventually, a 1.0-liter diesel that runs on pure fuel with 89 hp.
Hat tip to Peter Beno!
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