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2019 DS 3 Crossback: French luxury crossover debuts with EV option

DS is set to stun at next month's 2018 Paris auto show with the introduction of its new DS 3 Crossback. DS is the luxury arm of PSA Group, the French auto giant on a mission to enter the United States. It started out life as a sub-brand of Citroën, taking its inspiration from the classic Citroën DS sedan, but was turned into a standalone brand for...

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DS ditches Virgin for Techeetah in Formula E

DS, the luxury brand of French auto giant PSA Group, announced Monday that it will partner with top Formula E team Techeetah for the 2018/2019 season of the electric car racing series. Techeetah was originally Team Aguri but had its name changed after the team was sold to Chinese investment firm China Media Capital at the end of the 2015/2016 season...

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DS 3 Crossback to offer EV option, target Audi Q2

PSA Group's luxury brand DS launched its first standalone model last year in the form of the DS 7 Crossback, a small SUV with the refinement and technology to match the German marques. Now DS is in the final stage of testing of its second model, a compact SUV to be called the DS 3 Crossback. The Audi Q2 and BMW X2 rival is due to make its world debut in...

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DS 8 flagship in the works for 2020

PSA Group has a luxury brand called DS—the name is borrowed from the iconic Citroën DS introduced in 1955—that the French auto giant is building up into a genuine alternative to Audi and Mercedes-Benz. And any genuine luxury brand needs a proper flagship, but right now the DS lineup consists of a handful of compact cars, most of which are...

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Citroën’s Upmarket DS Brand To Launch Flagship Sedan In 2018: Report

PSA Peugeot-Citroën Group has an upmarket brand called DS—the name is borrowed from the iconic Citroën DS introduced in 1955—that the French auto giant is hopeful will one day compete on the same level as Germany's three major premium brands. At present, the DS brand consists of a handful of stylish compacts, most of which are...

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DS X E-Tense is a futuristic supercar with Formula E engineering

DS, PSA Group's luxury division, brought its vision of the future to the 2018 Beijing auto show in the DS X E-Tense concept, which follows the E-Tense concept from 2016. The brand previously teased the battery-electric GT concept in a brief teaser video, but now we have the details of the supercar meant for 2035. DS said at the Thursday reveal that the DS X...

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DS teases DSX E-Tense electric GT concept

DS is preparing a successor to its E-Tense electric sports car concept unveiled at the 2016 Geneva auto show. The French premium brand is holding back details but has given a glimpse of the new concept, called the DSX E-Tense, in a shadowy teaser video that hints at a sporty grand tourer with a swept-back look. All DS will say is that the car envisions one...

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2019 DS 3 Crossback spy shots

The next vehicle to join the growing lineup of DS has been spotted testing for the first time. The vehicle is a subcompact crossover SUV related to the C3 Aircross from sister brand Citroen, and will likely be known as the DS 3 Crossback when it reaches showrooms sometime next year. DS is the fledgling luxury brand of PSA Group, the French auto giant on a...

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2019 DS 3 Crossback spy shots

The next vehicle to join the growing lineup of DS has been spotted testing for the first time. The vehicle is a subcompact crossover SUV related to the C3 Aircross from sister brand Citroen, and will likely be known as the DS 3 Crossback when it reaches showrooms sometime next year. DS is the fledgling luxury brand of PSA Group, the French auto giant on a...

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