The Citroen DS3 for sale makes a striking impression on South African roads. Whether you are commuting to work or running errands in the city, this model offers you a comfortable ride. Citroen’s dedication to excellence is evident in their racing cars. When it comes to sports cars the automotive manufacturer has proved their abilities both on and off the track. The DS3 WRC is an example of a fast car that was produced by Citroen. The FIA World Rally Championship has been in operation since 1973. The WRC vehicles are put to the test by top drivers across the globe. If you want to buy a new car, take a look at the Citroen DS3 for sale. Here is more information to help you make up your mind.
With the DS3’s dynamic design you will have the freedom to express your unique style. Its sophisticated body is matched by a luxurious interior. Advanced technology contributes to this model’s outstanding performance. Sell your vehicle or find a Citroen DS3 for sale on Auto Mart.
Highlights of this model are its state-of-the-art “DS LED Vision” which features innovative headlights. The advantages of this technology are that it offers a better performance with a decreased use of energy. Its stylish design is enhanced by an elegant trim. A note-worthy feature of the DS3 is its two-tone roof which is accentuated by a shark fin. The DS3 comes in a choice of two body types, Hatch or Cabrio. Its smooth lines contribute to its distinctly modern good looks. Its bold stance inspires confidence in motorists nation-wide. When it comes to the DS 3’s exterior, there are seven colours to choose from. With so many options it is easy to find one that matches your personality. Whether you want to stand out from the crowd or create a memorable impression, there is an option to suit your needs. The roof panels come in a choice of two different shades. With the DS3’s range of options you can choose features that meet your requirements.
Though it might not be one of Citroen’s top racing cars, the interior is an aesthetically appealing blend of leather and chrome. Quality materials create a cabin that is both welcoming and comfortable. A highlight of the DS3’s interior is the aluminium sports pedal which contributes to both safety and comfort. The gear shift is an attractive blend of satin chrome and lustrous colour. Automatic air-conditioning keeps the cabin at a comfortable temperature even when the temperature heats up outside. The ergonomical and aesthetic design of the cockpit is one of the many reasons why the Citroen DS3 is a converted car. The contemporary instrument panel provides useful information to the driver. Surrounded by chrome, it is situated in the central console.
Despite its compact design, the D3 has a roomy interior. With plenty of space, the vehicle’s occupants can sit back, relax and enjoy the ride. The intelligent design allows space for five people. Driving a DS3 makes everyday tasks simple. The 285 litre boot offers ample space for luggage. Practical storage compartments include a glove box and door bins. Soft acoustics, scented air freshener and a top quality Hi-Fi system are other highlights of this model. The MP3/CD/WMA radio allows you to listen to all your favourite tunes. The six loudspeakers offer motorists an excellent auditory experience. The DS3 provides great connectivity with its eMyWay navigation system and Connecting Box.
The DS3 has advanced safety features. Its intelligently designed frame offers the vehicle’s occupants maximum protection. Airbags are an additional safety measure of this model. High Performance Brakes helps to prevent collisions. ABS, EBD and EBA support the driver in an emergency. The ESC function contributes to the DS3’s outstanding handling capabilities.
With a new PureTech TURBO Engine the DS3 delivers an impressive performance. It offers South African motorists a dynamic ride. The DS3 PureTech engine has a capacity of 1199 cc. It delivers a maximum power of 60 kW of 5750 rpm with a torque of 118 Nm at 2750 rpm. It can accelerate from 0 – 100 k/h in 12.3 seconds with a top speed of 174 km/h. It has an impressive combined fuel economy of 4.7 l/100 km and carbon emissions of 109 CO2/km.
The latest facelifted Citroen DS3 for sale in 2016
2016 has seen some truly amazing fast cars being made. The guys at Citroen have decided to bring out a new DS 3 variant called the DS 3 Performance. There are a few changes from the original DS 3 sport cars.
The new Citroen DS3 line of racing cars have been infused with the powerful PureTech 60kW engine. The three cylinder engine will have a max power output of 60 kW and 118 Nm of torque. This will rocket you from 0 to 100 km per hour in just 12.3 seconds. All of this is kept under control by a Torsen Traction made Limited Slip Differential.
Inside the new Citroen DS3 for sale, the cabin has been designed for the driver. Body hugging seats with a flat bottom steering wheel have been used and new 3D instrument clusters that have a very chic and sporty chrome finish. Citroen have also gone to great lengths to make this model the first truly versatile coupé. There are five roomy seats and a very generous amount of leg room due to the clever design. There is even a 285-litre boot and a 13-litre glove box with many compartments and fold away arm rests for extra comfort.
In terms of technology inside the cabin, there’s quite a lot here. The car has special insulation that kills all vibrations, engine, wind and road noise. The Citroen DS3 has a first class sound system can be found inside the DS3 which has a third speaker in the dashboard and a powerful amplified subwoofer in the back of the boot. You get your usual MP3 and CD player functionality with auxiliary and USB inputs and a hands free kit. Probably the most original in-cab feature is the scented air freshener that the car comes with, this can be adjusted while driving.
The outside of the car has been given a new nose which gives the car a more striking appearance. A new floating roof has been included as well as a shark fin. Some new LED lights which deliver better visibility and energy consumption. These work with back LED lighting technology that have a new 3D effect and a nice, discreet chrome DS3 Citroen logo is embossed in the light itself. A new, more aggressive, lower grille sits elegantly between the new LED’s. Citroen says that this DS3 will be a new design icon.
A big drawing point for this model is the colour combinations and pallets that one can make use of. There are a total of seven body colour choices and two contrasting shades for the roof panel. This means that you have ten colour combinations that you can select from, making these sporty fast cars as unique as you are.
The new Citroen DS3 price will start at R273,400.
With its great looks and fantastic performance it is easy to see why South African motorists are choosing to buy the Citroen DS3. Not only does it offer a comfortable ride, you can also save on running costs by driving a vehicle that has an economical fuel consumption.
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