805-hp DS E-Tense prototype previews French brand’s electric performance ambitions

Stellantis premium brand DS has shown it can build vehicles capable of competing with German offerings, at least when it comes to appearance and technology. Now the French marque wants to take on its rivals in the electric performance arena. DS on Monday presented the E-Tense Performance prototype, which it described as a rolling laboratory …

DS Aero Sport Lounge concept hints at flagship crossover

French luxury brand DS on Wednesday unveiled a striking crossover concept that will be presented next week at the Geneva International Motor Show alongside the brand’s new DS 9 flagship sedan. The new concept is called the DS Aero Sport Lounge, and it’s powered by a battery-electric powertrain rated at 670 horsepower and developed using …

DS 9 is a French flagship sedan

PSA Group has a luxury brand called DS—the name is borrowed from the iconic Citroen DS introduced in 1955—that the French auto giant is building up into a genuine alternative to Audi and Mercedes-Benz. And any genuine luxury brand needs a proper flagship. Enter the DS 9. The new mid-size sedan was revealed late on …