Chinese certification authorities are laid out in open access photos of the new sedan DS 9. Competitor Lexus ES and Volvo S90 will be officially shown at the motor show in Guangzhou, which will open on November 22.
According to preliminary information the local media, the length DS will be 9 4933 millimeters. It is 42 mm shorter than the Lexus ES and 30 millimeters shorter than the Volvo S90. Technically, the sedan will repeat a different model of the PSA group – Peugeot stretched 508L. In the engine range will include “turboservice” 1.6 producing 200 horsepower and a hybrid power installation on the basis of the same unit.
Now DS is selling in China five models. This crossover DS 6 and DS 7, DS hatchback 4S, DS 5 and DS 5LS sedan. The sales of the brand over the past year amounted to 3867 cars, which is less than last year at the 1980 pieces. The most popular SUV: DS 7 sold in number 2244 copies, and DS 6 – 591.
DS 7 on the local market is offered with the motor 1.6 and vosmidiapazonnym “automatic”. For “turboservice” two options are available power: 181 power (250nm of torque) and 220 of forces (300 Nm torque).
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