2019 Skoda Scala prototype review verdict

The upcoming Skoda Scala is a more upmarket replacement for the Rapid; we've driven a prototype to see how it's shaping up...

2019 Skoda Scala prototype static

2019 Skoda Scala prototype verdict

We can’t offer a definitive verdict until we drive the completed car early next year, but indications are that there is much to commend in the Scala. Based on what we know so far, it won’t be the best-driving car in the class, but the promise of advanced technology, an attractive interior and value for money could give it an edge over many of its rivals.

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2019 Skoda Scala prototype

Price from £16,500 (est) Engine 4cyl, 1489cc, turbo, petrol Power 148bhp Torque na Gearbox 6-spd manual 0-62mph 7.9sec Top speed na Official economy na CO2, tax band na