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DS DS 9 Saloon 1.6 E-TENSE Performance Line + 4dr EAT8

The plug-in hybrid DS 7 E-TENSE SUV offers up to 43 miles of electric range and plenty of luxurious touches, but it's quite expensive

Doors4
Drive Train8 SPEED
Fuel DeliveryTURBO DIRECT INJECTION
TransmissionSemi-auto
Fuel TypeHybrid Petrol
Engine Capacity - CC1598
TrimPerformance Line +
Price£45,345
Battery Capacity11.9
Engine Power - BHP225
Acceleration8.3
Top Speed149 mph
Length4934 mm
Width1932 mm
Height1460 mm
Minimum Kerbweight1839 kg

Driver Convenience

  • 12 inch HD touchscreen
  • 12.3" digital instrument cluster display
  • 3D connected navigation
  • Blind Spot Detection (BAS)
  • Cruise control + speed limiter
  • Driver attention alert system
  • DS Connect Box emergency and assistance system
  • Emergency services call system
  • Extended Traffic sign recognition
  • Front parking sensors
  • Intelligent speed adaptation
  • Lane keep assist
  • Mirror Screen with Apple car play/Android Auto
  • PAS
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Speed limit advisor
  • Voice recognition

Engine/Drivetrain/Suspension

  • 7kw on board charger
  • Domestic charging cable

Entertainment

  • Bluetooth hands free and media streaming
  • DAB Digital radio

Exterior Features

  • 3rd brake light
  • Automatic front windscreen wipers
  • Automatic headlights
  • Backlit front door sill
  • Chrome sabre on bonnet with "clous de paris" embossing
  • Chrome window surround
  • Dark tinted rear windows
  • Door mirrors including reverse gear angle memorisation
  • DS 3D LED rear lights
  • DS active LED Vision headlights
  • DS cornets
  • Dynamic bending light function
  • E-tense badge on bonnet
  • E-tense monogram on the rear tailgate
  • Electric folding door mirrors with DS LED spotlights
  • Flush fitting door handles
  • Follow me home manual lighting
  • Frameless electrochrome, auto-dimming interior rear view mirror
  • Gloss black exterior door mirrors
  • Heated door mirrors
  • High beam assist
  • Laminated front and rear side windows
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Rain sensor
  • Rear boot
  • Rear side wing doors
  • Rear wing door
  • Scrolling indicators
  • Welcome lighting

Interior Features

  • 1/3 to 2/3 split folding rear seats
  • 5 seats
  • Alcantara upholstery
  • Aluminium sports pedals
  • B.R.M R180 timepiece
  • Driver seat memory function
  • Electric lumbar adjustment
  • Electrically adjustable front seats
  • Front + rear carpet mats
  • Front and rear door storage
  • Front and rear headrests
  • Front central armrest with storage
  • Front closed storage
  • Front seat and rear pockets
  • Front/rear passenger grab handles
  • Full LED ambient interior lighting
  • Heated front seats
  • Height and depth adjustable steering wheel
  • Odour filter
  • Perforated leather steering wheel with performance line stitching
  • Ski hatch
  • Sunvisors with LED courtesy mirror and ticket holder

Passive Safety

  • 3x3 point rear seatbelts
  • Child safety lock
  • Driver, front passenger, front lateral and curtain airbags
  • Electric parking brake
  • ESP
  • Extended emergency braking system
  • Front and rear isofix mounting points
  • Hill start assist
  • Rear curtain airbags

Security

  • Automatic front doors and boot locking
  • Keyless entry and start
  • Locking wheel nuts
  • Remote central locking + deadlocks
  • Stop/ Start function

Wheels

  • 19" monaco alloy wheels
  • Tyre puncture repair kit

Electric Vehicle Data

Battery Capacity in kWh11.9
Battery Charge Slow kW7
Battery Charge Slow Percentage0-100
Battery Charge Slow Time (Minutes)105
Battery LeasedNo
Battery TypeLithium-ion
Coupler/Connector TypeType 2
Standard manufacturers Battery warranty - Mileage100000
Standard manufacturers Battery warranty - Years8
WLTP - EC (kWh/100km) - Comb15.3
WLTP - EC (miles/kWh) - Comb4.1
WLTP - Equivalent AER (km) - Comb55
WLTP - Equivalent AER (km) - Comb - TEH53
WLTP - Equivalent AER (km) - Comb - TEL61
WLTP - Equivalent AER (miles) - Comb34
WLTP - Equivalent AER (miles) - Comb - TEH33
WLTP - Equivalent AER (miles) - Comb - TEL38

Emissions - ICE

Standard Euro EmissionsEURO 6

Emissions - PHEV

WLTP - CO2 Weighted (g/km) - Comb33
WLTP - CO2 Weighted (g/km) - Comb - TEH35
WLTP - CO2 Weighted (g/km) - Comb - TEL33

Engine and Drive Train

Catalytic ConvertorYes
Engine capacity (cc)1598
Compression Ratio10.5:1
Cylinder LayoutIN-LINE
Cylinders4
Cylinders - Bore (mm)77
Cylinders - Stroke (mm)85.8
Engine LayoutFRONT TRANSVERSE
Gears8 SPEED
Number of Valves16
TransmissionSEMI-AUTO

Fuel Consumption - PHEV

WLTP - FC Weighted (l/100km) - Comb1.6
WLTP - FC Weighted (l/100km) - Comb - TEH1.6
WLTP - FC Weighted (l/100km) - Comb - TEL1.1
WLTP - FC Weighted (mpg) - Comb176.6
WLTP - FC Weighted (mpg) - Comb - TEH176.6
WLTP - FC Weighted (mpg) - Comb - TEL256.8

General

Generation Mark1
Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 0739E
Manufacturers Corrosion Perforation Guarantee - Years12
Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee - Years3
Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage60000
Standard manufacturers warranty - Years3
Vehicle Homologation ClassM1

Performance

0 to 62 mph (secs)8.3
Engine Power - BHP225
Engine Power - RPM6000
Engine Torque - NM360
Engine Torque - RPM3000
Top Speed149 mph

Test Cycles

RDE Certification LevelRDE 2

Tyres

Space Saver?No
Tyre Size SpareTYRE REPAIR KIT
Wheel StyleMONACO
Wheel Type19" ALLOY

Vehicle Dimensions

Height1460 mm
Length4934 mm
Width1932 mm
Width (including mirrors)2079 mm

Weight and Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)42
Gross Vehicle Weight2325 kg
Max. Loading Weight486 kg
Max. Towing Weight - Braked1200
Minimum Kerbweight1839 kg
No. of Seats5
Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb11 m

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