Following the Government announcement to bring forward the end date on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars to 2030, DS Automobiles has confirmed that it will meet the new guidelines five years ahead of time.
DS Automobiles and Robins & Day continue their DS UK expansion by opening the doors to the largest British showroom to date. The new DS STORE LEICESTER will hold 17 workshop bays, with the possibility of adding a further six bays during peak times, and a used cars site which will eventually house more than 150 models across Groupe PSA brands, with customers able to access thousands of vehicles through Robins & Day’s own stock system.
The DS Automobiles electric range is being extended to include a new plug-in hybrid DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE 225 model. It features the pairing of a 178 bhp (221 ft lb) petrol engine and 108 bhp (236 ft lb) electric motor combined with front-wheel drive transmission and a 13.2kWh rechargeable battery. The DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE 225 comes with DS Active Scan suspension (intelligent camera-controlled suspension) as standard, as well as front and rear laminated glass for comfort and sound-proofing.
Following DS 7 CROSSBACK and DS 3 CROSSBACK, the DS 9 is a large saloon designed to head up the new French premium brand’s line up. With DS 9, DS Automobiles is “emphasising its expertise, design, sophistication and technology with…
On July 1st DS Automobiles is making another significant step forward as a new brand. From this moment, DS Automobiles will solely be represented in the UK by a DS dedicated network of DS Stores and DS Salons in selected prominent locations to welcome prospective customers. The complete DS model range (DS 3, DS 3 CABRIO, DS 4, DS 4 CROSSBACK, DS 5 and DS 7 CROSSBACK) will now only be available for order through the new DS dedicated outlets.
DS Automobiles has announced its electrification strategy at the 2018 Paris ePrix. From 2025 onwards, all new DS models will be electrified, either hybrid or electric, or both. This programme is already under way with the imminent arrival of DS7 CROSSBACK E-TENSE 4×4, boasting 300 horsepower and a 30-mile EV driving range. The first 100 per cent electric DS model is due to be launched at the next Paris Motor Show.
DS Automobiles has now opened order books for the DS 7 CROSSBACK, the new DS SUV, through its emerging new dedicated DS Network. The first deliveries of which will start early 2018
Peugeot, Citroën and DS Automobiles are all joining the wave of scrappage incentives being offered by manufacturers in the UK market
A new range model of the DS 3 is being introduced – the Connected Chic is the new trim level from premium French brand DS Automobiles. Positioned between the Chic and Performance Line trim levels, DS 3 Connected Chic is priced at £900 over the Chic trim level version but features additional equipment valued at over £2,000