DS 3 Crossback E-Tense

Battery Electric Vehicle

£25,000 *Price from

50.0 kWh *Useable Battery

185 mi *Real Range

270 Wh/mi *Efficiency

This electric vehicle is not available yet

Specifications with an * are estimates.

Price from * £25,000

Availability Expected
Available from * July 2019
Available until -

Lease (BCH) from * £300 pcm

Annual VED £0
Congestion Charge * £0
Insurance Group N/A
Price shown is an estimated On The Road Price: it includes VAT, first year VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery. The price also includes the Plug-In Car Grant of £4500. Leasing indication is based on BCH calculation excluding VAT, 6+35 months duration, 10000 annual mileage and excluding maintenance. For comparison only, actual lease offers can differ significantly from the indication shown.

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Real Range Estimation between 130 - 280 mi

City - Cold Weather * 185 mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 130 mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 155 mi
City - Mild Weather * 280 mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 170 mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 215 mi
Indication of real-world range in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The actual range will depend on speed, style of driving, climate and route conditions.

Performance

Acceleration 0 - 62 mph 8.7 sec
Top Speed * 93 mph
Electric Range * 185 mi
Total Power 100 kW (134 hp)
Total Torque 192 lb-ft
Drive Front

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity * 50.0 kWh
Port Location Left Side - Rear
Charge Port Type 2
Charge Power † 11 kW AC
Charge Time (0->185 mi) † 5h30m
Charge Speed † 35 mph
Battery Useable* 50.0 kWh
FC Port Location Left Side - Rear
Fastcharge Port CCS
Fastcharge Power 100 kW DC
Fastcharge Time (19->148 mi) 30 min
Fastcharge Speed 250 mph
† This can only be achieved using a 3-phase grid connection. The majority of homes and charge points do not have this connection. In practice charge power will often be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 8 hours and a charge speed of 23 mph.

Energy Consumption

EVDB Real Range

Range * 185 mi
Vehicle Consumption * 270 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/mi
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent * 150 mpg

NEDC Ratings

Range 280 mi
Rated Consumption No Data
Vehicle Consumption 175 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/mi
Rated Fuel Equivalent No Data
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent 226 mpg

WLTP Ratings

Range * 202 mi
Rated Consumption * No Data
Vehicle Consumption * 245 Wh/mi
CO2 Emissions 0 g/mi
Rated Fuel Equivalent * No Data
Vehicle Fuel Equivalent * 163 mpg
Rated = official figures as published by manufacturer. Rated consumption and fuel equivalency figures include charging losses.
Vehicle = calculated battery energy consumption used by the vehicle for propulsion and on-board systems.
NOTE: The fuel equivalency figures are shown in IMPERIAL MPG. Figures in US MPG will differ significantly.

Real Energy Consumption Estimation between 175 - 380 Wh/mi

City - Cold Weather * 270 Wh/mi
Highway - Cold Weather * 380 Wh/mi
Combined - Cold Weather * 320 Wh/mi
City - Mild Weather * 175 Wh/mi
Highway - Mild Weather * 290 Wh/mi
Combined - Mild Weather * 230 Wh/mi
Indication of real-world energy use in several situations. Cold weather: 'worst-case' based on -10°C and use of heating. Mild weather: 'best-case' based on 23°C and no use of A/C. The energy use will depend on speed, style of driving, climate and route conditions.

Dimensions and Weight

Weight Empty * 1600 kg
Seats 5 people
Cargo Volume 350 L
Cargo Volume Max No Data
Length 4118 mm
Width 1791 mm
Height 1534 mm
Wheelbase 2558 mm

Company Car Tax Indication

BIK Tax Rate 13%
P11D Value from * £29,445
Benefit in Kind (BIK) * £3,828
BIK @ 20% * £64 pcm
BIK @ 40% * £128 pcm
BIK @ 45% * £144 pcm
* = estimated value. Average energy consumption and range based on moderate drive style and climate. Real-life values may differ significantly. Pricing information might not be actual for some regions. No rights can be derived from the information on this site.

Home and Destination Charging (0 -> 100%)

Charging is possible by using a regular wall plug or a charging station. Public charging is always done through a charging station. How fast the EV can charge depends on the charging station (EVSE) used and the maximum charging capacity of the EV. The table below shows all possible options for charging the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense. Each option shows how fast the battery can be charged from empty to full.

Type 2 (Mennekes - IEC 62196)
Charging Point Max. Power Power Time Rate
Wall Plug (2.3 kW) 230V / 1x10A 2.3 kW 25h45m 7 mph
1-phase 16A (3.7 kW) 230V / 1x16A 3.7 kW 16 hours 12 mph
1-phase 32A (7.4 kW) 230V / 1x32A 7.4 kW 8 hours 23 mph
3-phase 16A (11 kW) 230V / 3x16A 11 kW 5h30m 35 mph
3-phase 32A (22 kW) 230V / 3x16A 11 kW † 5h30m 35 mph

† = Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.

Rapid Charging (10 -> 80%)

Rapid charging enables longer journeys by adding as much range as possible in the shortest amount of time. Charging power will decrease significantly after 80% state-of-charge has been reached. A typical rapid charge therefore rarely exceeds 80% SoC. The rapid charge rate of an EV depends on the charger used and the maximum charging power the EV can handle. The table below shows all details for rapid charging the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense.

  • Max. Power: maximum charging power the vehicle can use
  • Avg. Power: average charging power over a session from 10% to 80%
  • Time: time needed to charge from 10% to 80%
  • Rate: average charging speed over a session from 10% to 80%
Combined Charging System (CCS Combo 2)
Charging Point Max. Power Avg. Power Time Rate
CCS (50 kW DC) 50 kW 45 kW 50 min 150 mph
CCS (100 kW DC) 100 kW 80 kW † 30 min 250 mph
CCS (150 kW DC) 100 kW † 80 kW † 30 min 250 mph

† = Limited by fastcharge capabilities of vehicle

NOTE: Most rapid charges are currently limited to 50 kW. Chargers with more power are expected in the near future.

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All about the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense

Pricing

The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense has an estimatedn On The Road Price (OTR) of £29,500. The OTR Price includes VAT, first year of VED, vehicle first registration fee, number plates and delivery. The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is eligible for the Plug-In Car Grant (PICG) of £4,500. The grant will be applied to the final invoice price of the car. The OTR Price including the PICG for the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is £25,000.

Drivetrain and Performance

The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is a full electric vehicle (BEV). The maximum power of the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is 100 kW (134 hp). The maximum torque is 192 lb-ft. The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is front wheel drive and can accelerate from 0 to 62 miles per hour in 8.7 seconds. The estimated top speed is 93 mph.

Battery and Charging

The battery of the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense has an estimated total capacity of 50 kWh. The usable capacity is 50 kWh (estimate). An estimated range of about 185 miles is achievable on a fully charged battery. The actual range will however depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style.

For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in a range of around 130 mi. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the range to around 280 mi.

Charging is done using a Type 2 connector and the on-board charger has a maximum power of 11 kW. This charges a fully depleted battery back to full in around 5 hours 30 minutes. However, a 3-phase grid connection is needed to achieve this. The majority of homes and charge points currently do not have this connection. In most cases the maximum charging power will be 7.4 kW, allowing for a charge time of 8 hours and a charge rate of 23 mph. Charging the car using a regular wall plug will take around 25 hours 45 minutes.

Rapid charging is possible through a CCS connection. The maximum rapid charge power is 100 kW. The battery can't be charged continuously at this power. In an average rapid charge session the average charge power will be around 80 kW. This charges the battery from 10% to 80% in around 30 minutes. A rapid charge like this will add about 125 miles of range.

Energy Consumption

The estimated combined (motorway and city) energy consumption of the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is about 270 Wh per mile. By comparison, this energy consumption is the equivalent of a fuel consumption of 150 mpg in a traditional petrol car.

The actual energy consumption will depend on several factors including climate, terrain, use of climate control systems and driving style. For example: sustaining high speeds in cold weather could result in an energy use of around 380 Wh per mile. However, driving at low speeds in mild weather will increase the efficiency to about 175 Wh per mile.

CO2 Emission

The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense emits no CO2 during driving. This only includes direct emissions from the vehicle itself. The energy needed to charge the battery might have been (partly) generated by the use of fossil fuels. Vehicles with an internal combustion engine will always emit CO2 during driving. Additionally, CO2 is emitted during the production and transport of fossil fuels.

More information from DS

The link below will open the page of the 3 Crossback on the official DS site.

Go to the 3 Crossback on the official DS website.