The DS3 was launched in 2010 and has gone to sell 320,000 models worldwide.
Now the DS3 is available with a new EAT6 six-speed transmission option on the three-cylinder PureTech 110 turbocharged petrol powered model. These models are now on sale with the first deliveries expected at the end of June 2015.
The three cylinder engine is capable on the combined fuel cycle 60.1mpg for the hatchback models and 57.6mpg for the Cabrio versions, with CO2 emissions of 108g/km (hatchback), down by 42g/km compared with the previous generation VTi 120 4-speed automatic. CO2 emissions are 112g/km for the Cabrio.
The new EAT6 box also brings other benefits such as 40% quicker gear shifts when compared to the older 4-speed automatic transmission, there is better low speed efficiency, wider gear ratios equalling lower revs at higher speeds and improved fuel consumption.
DS 3 PURETECH 110 S&S EAT6 Prices (2015)
DS 3 Hatchback:
PureTech 110 S&S EAT6 DStyle £17,495
PureTech 110 S&S EAT6 DStyle Nav £18,495
DS 3 Cabrio:
PureTech 110 S&S EAT6 DStyle £19,495
PureTech 110 S&S EAT6 DStyle Nav £20,495Published 12 May 2015