New DS3 And DS3 Cabrio UK Pricing Announced, Order Books Are Now Open

After the reveal of the updated DS3 and its open-top counterpart, DS opened the order books and announced the UK pricing of its core model.

The new DS3 will be offered in four trim levels: Chic, Elegance and Prestige with the Ultra Prestige trim level featuring the premium ‘watchstrap’ leather upholstery.

Prices start from £13,995 for the hardtop while the Cabrio starts at £16,295. Standard equipment includes alloy wheels, air-conditioning and a seven-inch touchscreen on the dashboard while Cabrio versions feature rear parking sensors, rear spoiler and dark tinted rear windows as standard.

As for the Performance version, it will be available in both body-styles that come powered by a 208hp turbocharged 1.6-litre petrol engine. Prices start at £20,495 for the hatchback and £22,795 for the Cabrio.

The DS3 Performance Black represents the range-topping version and comes with a matt-black paintjob with gold details. This will cost you an extra £2,000 for both the hatchback and Cabrio versions.

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