How good is a Citroen DS3?

How good is a Citroen DS3?

The DS3 drives well on motorways with punchy acceleration when overtaking or getting out of trouble. Its not sound proof but what can we expect its a super mini class (and I can’t afford a mini without a pools win) The vibration is tolerable and certainly no worse than others owned (Yaris, Fiesta, Peugeot 203 Audi).

What is the top of the range Citroen DS3?

A facelifted DS 3 went on sale in 2016 and in place of the previous DSign, DStyle, DSport and DSport Plus trims there were now Chic, Elegance and Prestige. Topping the range was a line-up of Performance Black models (comprising Ultra Prestige, Performance and Performance Black variants).

Does Citroen DS3 have sat nav?

The list doesn’t stop there though, with 17-inch alloy wheels, sat-nav, Apple CarPlay, automatic air-con and gloss black interior trim panels giving the car a comprehensive specification. It also has cruise control, climate control and electric mirrors.

What problems do Citroen DS3 have?

The DS3 has been recalled more times than most (it’s comfortably into double figures), with possible problems relating to the ABS braking system, bonnet catches, engine cut outs and loose wheel bolts all among the offending items.

Is the Citroen DS3 discontinued?

The DS 3, known as the Citroën DS3 until 2016, is a discontinued supermini car, produced by the French manufacturer Citroën from 2009 to 2019 and officially launched in January 2010….

DS 3
Manufacturer DS Automobiles (Citroën)
Also called Citroën DS3 (until 2016)
Production 2009–2016 (Citroën) 2016–2019 (DS)

How many miles to the gallon does a Citroen DS3 do?

Citroen’s engines tend to perform well in EU economy tests and the DS3 is no different. The most efficient 1.6-litre diesel returned more than 78mpg, and you can expect 55-60mpg in normal driving. Petrol engines range from 35-40mpg in normal driving, with the thirstiest being the 1.6 THP turbo.

What is the fastest Citroen DS3?

Citroën DS3 THP 200
With a top speed of 146 mph, the Citroën DS3 THP 200 takes joint fourth place. It’s a 3 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 1.6L Inline 4 Turbo Petrol engine. See all the tech specs here. It is also 1st in The Fastest Accelerating Citroëns Ever.

Are Citroen map updates free?

You get a few years of free map updates with this car and also software updates are available. Go to My Citroen UK. Create a new account.

What does VTR stand for on a car?

VTR = Version Tres Rapide. VTS = Version Tres Sportive.

Is Citroen DS3 a good first car?

Bearing in mind the insurance isn’t too bad, it makes a great, fun, comfortable first car. The pink may not be for everyone but you can get some other great colour combinations.