Premium DS3 hatchback of 2018-2019 – photo and video, price and specifications, specifications and feedback of the owners of the updated Citroen DS 3 from DS Automobiles brand. The official premiere of the updated DS 3 took place in the framework of the Geneva Motor Show in the spring of 2017, and now, only in mid-December the French novelty reached Russia. The DS Automobiles brand announced the start of sales of the new three-door hatchback DS 3, equipped with a non-alternative petrol 1,2-liter 110-horsepower turbo.
Expensively, as for a compact three-door hatchback of the European B-class! So it seems only at first glance, and getting acquainted with the novelty we understand that the price is adequate and is at the level of competitors – the stylish Italian hatch Alfa Romeo MiTo and the British-German Mini Cooper . Moreover, the new DS 3 is not now associated with the budget models of Citroen (there is not a double chevron on the falshradiator grille or Citroen inscriptions), but is a bright representative of the premium brand DS Automobiles.
So buying a new DS 3 potential car enthusiast will not think that he drives an improved and more stylish version of the usual Citroen C3 , but will remember the phenomenal, futuristic and legendary Citroen DS, produced in the period from 1955 to 1975.
The exterior design of the new DS 3 2017 model year with all lines and details hints at the ownership of the hatchback to the premium segment. In the presence of an abundance of chrome decorative elements, stylish vertical LED sections of daytime running lights, modern LED Vision headlights, a solid front bumper with a huge Ds Wings falshradiator grille, an original central body pillar and a spectacular floating roof, excellent design of 16-17 inch wheels, Attractive parking lights with LED filling and original 3D graphics.
Of course, the photo shows the hatchback DS 3 in the most saturated configuration of the Sport Chic at a cost of 1,405,000 rubles, equipped with advanced LED headlamps LED Vision, 17-inch alloy wheels with low-profile tires Michelin 205/45 R17 and front parking sensors with pinch . But the basic equipment of Be Chic for 1255 thousand rubles is packed with dignity.
So the most affordable version of the hatchback DS 3 Be Chic for the Russian market will please LED DRL, alloy wheels R16, a steering wheel with leather trim and height and departure adjustment, air conditioning, cruise control, a wide range of security systems, a 6-speaker audio system (USB Bluetooth), front heated seats.
The more expensive So Chic equipment from 1325 thousand rubles will add climate control, a modern multimedia complex TouchDrive with 7-inch touch screen, rear parking sensors, light and rain sensors, exterior mirrors with automatic folding function, LED fog lights and Rear parking lights with LEDs, tinted rear side windows.
- The external dimensions of the body of DS 3 2017 are 3948 mm in length, 1715 mm (including the rear-view mirrors of 2004 mm) in width, 1458 mm in height, with 2464 mm of wheelbase.