DS introduced a new electric car with straw in the cabin

DS introduced a new electric car with straw in the cabin


Premium sub-brand Citroen – DS – revealed the design concept of Aero Sport Lounge, which will premiere in Geneva on March 3. Novelty is an electric crossover kupeobrazny body, 680-HP unit from the car Formula-E and unusual materials in the cabin.

A length of crossover up to five metres and sloping roof – not only a tribute to fashion trends, but a well-considered from the point of view of aerodynamics element. The front of the car, including radiator grille has a complex form is necessary to channel air flow. In addition, the show car got 23-inch wheels.

Trim for used wicker three piece microfiber and marquetry of straw from Atelier Lison de Caunes, for the processing which applies the technology of the 17th century.


The trip information is displayed using the projection on the windshield, and to control vehicle functions with gestures and voice, interacting with a virtual assistant, Iris.

Powerplant Aero Sport Lounge based on the technologies used on the car DS Techeetah acting in the races of Formula E. the movement of the concept leads 680-horsepower electric motor that powers the battery with a capacity of 110 kilowatt-hours. On a single charge, the crossover can travel 650 kilometers. Acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour takes 2.8 seconds.

In the company Aero Sport Lounge called “the prelude to the next creation.” In other words, the concept car aims to demonstrate the further development of the model line DS in General and EVS in particular.

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