100% Electric SUV:


The luxury compact SUV, combining advanced technology and refinement, DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE is the first 100% Electric vehicle from DS Automobiles. DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE will pave the way for a new generation of electric vehicles. Now available to order.

191-206 miles (cycle WLTP*)

80% in 30 minutes

with 100kW RAPID charging^

100kW/136 hp


Ordering your new vehicle is now even easier. By visiting the DS Online Store, you can enjoy a complete online shopping experience. You can order a new DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE, tailor your finance requirements and even view a valuation of your current vehicle. It takes just 3 simple steps to place your order:

1.  Design your chosen DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE

2. Select and edit your finance, including your deposit, annual mileage and contract length and see the monthly price update in real time

3. Select your delivery method and your new DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE will be with you very soon


A new world awaits you

Climatic conditions, your speed or your driving style can affect the range of your electric vehicle. Discover below all the elements having an impact on the efficiency of your battery.


Speed ​​is the most important factor in preserving the autonomy of your electric vehicle. For example, driving at 130 km / h on the motorway halves the WLTP approved range. By reducing your speed, you drive longer.

Driving styles and geography

The autonomy of your electric vehicle is affected by the driving style and the exterior terrain. Keeping a constant speed, choosing Eco mode, adopting eco-driving and favoring a smooth and smooth driving are all factors that save your car's energy. Regenerative braking also saves up to 20% of consumption.

Thermal comfort and heating

Extreme temperatures can prevent batteries from maintaining an optimal charge level. Heating has a significant impact on the batteries. Preheating or pre-conditioning the passenger compartment from your MyDS application is therefore strongly recommended, when your vehicle is still charged.


Depending on your desires, you can adapt the driving parameters in three modes

The generous 100kW engine (136hp), available immediately, allows a smooth, dynamic and quiet driving.


Priority to performance and sensations, and power (0 to 62mph in 8.7 seconds)


Adjustment adapted to the daily use, with a maximum of comfort.


Range Optimisation

E-TENSE Remote Control

Keep in touch with your DS via the My DS mobile app. Includes features such as charge status, approximate range in electric mode, connection status of the car, programming temperature pre-set and more.


Calculate the range of your DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE

Adjust the following parameters to discover your real range

The range figures mentioned are estimated values for information purpose only, which may vary depending on actual conditions of use. 




    Discover a distinctive, luxury interior dedicated to comfort

Meet your Co-Pilot

Travel long distances with peace of mind thanks to DS DRIVE ASSIST, the advanced driving aid that brings you a step closer to autonomous driving.


DS DRIVE ASSIST combines several technologies to make motorway driving easier and less stressful. Your speed is maintained, while keeping a safe distance between you and the car in front, while lane keeping assist makes sure you stay in the centre of your lane. DS DRIVE ASSIST will reduce your speed and even come to a complete stop with traffic, before setting off again automatically as traffic moves.

Lighting without dazzle

The DS MATRIX LED VISION projectors are made up of three LED modules for dipped beam as well as a MATRIX BEAM module for driving. This is composed of 15 identical but independent parts that light up and dim progressively depending on road conditions.

Never take your eyes off the road

Inspired by fighter jets, the new Head-Up display projects essential information in colour onto a transparent strip on the dash, in your field of vision while driving.


Speed, cruise control, speed limits, driver aids and navigation are all available without the need to take your eyes off the road.


DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE carries all the DNA of the conventionally powered versions. With its 100% Electric powertrain, E-TENSE is elegant and modern, while offering exhilarating performance.


Combining power and flexibility, the electric motor is powered by a battery strategically placed into the platform in order to maintain the same space available in the petrol or desiel version

DS Electric Motor

Key Stats

1. On-board charger 7kW (or optional 11kW)

2. Electric motor 100 kW (136hp)

3. High performance heat pump

4. Charge socket:

- Complete domestic charge in 7hr 30minutes (7kW Accelerated charging)

- RAPID charging capability, up to 80% in 30 minutes (using 100kW RAPID charger)^

5. Lithium-Ion battery 50kWh: 191-206 mile range


The range figure mentioned comply with the WLTP test procedure, on the basis of which new vehicles are type approved from 1 September 2018.  They may vary depending on actual conditions of use and on different factors such as : speed, thermal comfort on board the vehicle, driving style and outside temperature. The charging time depends in particular on the power of the charger on board the vehicle, the charging cable and the type and power of the charging station used. These values are communicated for purely indicative purposes and therefore has no general value. Please contact your dealer for further information. For more information about WLTP click here.

^The vehicle will rapid charge at a rate of up to 100kW, depending on the power of the rapid charging station used and will take longer to charge at a lower power.  Rapid charging stations are available across the UK at various locations and their power rating varies, typically from 50kW and sometimes up to 350kW.  For further information on public charging stations across the UK, please visit www.zap-map.com