DS has officially unveiled the 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift. The new 2016MY feature a new front bumper with a modern radiator grille, more chrome accents, new LED headlights and revised wheels.
In addition, the customers can chose more exterior colors. According to DS, the new 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift can be highly customizable and owners can select 78 body and roof color combinations, ten roof decals, four soft tops, and ten exterior mirror housings. This is pretty good DS.
2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift – Interior
Inside the cabin, the 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift are featuring a new touchscreen infotainment system that has a seven inch display and Apple CarPlay connectivity. There are fewer physical buttons and a revised trim.
On the technology side, the 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift will feature a rearview camera, front / rear park assist, a hill assist system and the Active City Brake system.
2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift – Engine line-up
Under the hood of the 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift will be available with eight different engine. We are talking about three PureTech three-cylinder petrols, two THP four-cylinder petrols, and three BlueHDi diesel engines. All the units can be ordered with a manual, a semi-automatic or an automatic gearbox.
The sportiest version of the 2016 DS3 and DS3 Cabrio facelift will be the Performance one. It has a 1.6 liter THP engine rated at 208 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. It also features a sport-tuned suspension, a 15 mm lower ride height and optional, a limited slip differential.