Renault Scala RxZ diesel is an urban sedan that flourishes with cabin features and making driving pleasures double with its performance oriented diesel engine.
The Renault Scala RxZ diesel has got the looks which is well worth the competition to any other mid-sized sedan. The front looks are very new with dual-tone front bumpers having body colour and black inserts. The front bumper is new with black inserts in the centre covering the hexagonal air dam mouldings and the number plate area. The front grille has been kept very sleek with Renault emblem and chrome accents around it. The front fog lamp housing is low to give proper illumination in low light conditions. The sporty smoked front head lamps also adds to the beauty.
The Scala RxZ diesel also gets body coloured electric adjustable-foldable ORVM''''''''s, chrome finished door handles & window base lining, Sash Blackout for both front & rear doors and sporty 15 inch alloy wheels, make it an eye-candy from side view. It also gets integrated roof antenna.
The rear also has the dual-tone rear bumper, tweaked tail lamps with silver inserts and the boot lid has the horizontal chrome plate with SCALA embossed on it for a fresh appeal.
Some of the dimensions are - height is 1505mm, width is 1695mm, length 4425mm, boot space is 490Litres, kerb weight is 1085kg and wheelbase is 2600mm.
The cabin of Scala RxZ diesel has got chic dashboard with dark grey interior colour harmony, having the instrumentation cluster with Multi information display unit. The tilt-adjustable EPS steering has control mounted on it for ergonomically-eased handling. Both Steering wheel and gear knob have leather covering.
For proper air supply the Automatic Climate Control with quality air-filter AC-System is best for cabin. The integrated music system with 4-speakers having AM/FM, MP3 & USB-AUX ports for entertainment.
The seats have premium leather upholstery, with ample space and comfort for occupants. The driver seat is height-adjustable. The storage space good in glove-box, boot-space and cup-holders. Other features include - Push button Start/Stop, Smart Key, Programmed Service Reminder, Remote Trunk-Lid Opener with Trunk lamps, Anti-Pinch Power Windows, Follow-Me Lamps, etc.
Engine and Performance
Renault Scala RxZ diesel comes with 1.5Litre K9K diesel engine with displacement 1461cc. It''''''''s a DOHC unit with 4 In-Line Cylinders with 2 Valves per Cylinder. This diesel engine can produce max power output of 86Ps at 2750Rpm and generate a max torque of 200Nm at 2000Rpm. It is mated to 5-Speed Manual Transmission Gearbox. The Scala RxZ diesel performs well and is also smooth to drive. It gives a good mileage of 21.6kmpl.
It has Electronic Power Steering which keeps precision well enough for city and highway driving. The minimum turning radius of the Scala RxZ diesel is 5.3m.
The suspension system of this sedan does good to give comfortable ride with front having the McPherson Strut Type Suspension System and rear having the Torsion Beam Suspension System.
Braking and Safety
The braking system of the Scala RxZ diesel has Disc brakes in the front and Drum brakes in the rear. Some of the safety features of it include - Anti-Lock Braking System with Electronic Braking System, Brake Assists, Airbags for both occupants, Engine Immobiliser, Speed Sensing door Auto Locks, Head restraints for both front & rear headrests, Fog Lamps and Anti-Theft with Alarm System.