Posted in Auto Reviews"The DS three is a cool small SUV accessible with petrol, diesel or electrical energy. It is good to drive, however might do with a bit extra inside area" You've got most likely heard that SUVs are flying out of showrooms, and extra particularly, upmarket small SUVs like this DS three Crossback are proving to be particularly fascinating with automobile consumers. Producers have rushed to fulfill the uptake, releasing fashions just like the Audi Q2, BMW X2, and Volkswagen T-Roc to affix the most recent MINI Countryman. All share a eager deal with model, with large grilles, brilliant headlights and swooping rooflines which might be positive to be well-liked with automobile consumers. Picture 2 of 16 Apart from its seems, the DS three Crossback has a number of extra placing options too. For a begin, it is going to be amongst the primary small SUVs with an all-electric model, following the Hyundai Kona Electrical and Kia e-Niro. With a spread of 186-miles and a strong 136bhp electrical motor, this variant may very well be a shock hit, with extra vary than a Nissan Leaf or Volkswagen e-Golf from a single cost. The DS3 Crossback may even be provided with a 1.2-litre PureTech petrol (with 100bhp, 129bhp or 153bhp variants) and a 1.5-litre BlueHDi diesel with 101bhp. The primary two petrol engines are more likely to swimsuit most purchaser necessities, providing loads of efficiency and a dose of enjoyable too, due to their thrummy three-cylinder nature. The petrols all return over 40mpg too, which means all DS three Sportback fashions supply frugal working prices. The highest petrol and diesel variants are more likely to account for fewer gross sales, however can be best-suited for purchasers searching for the very best mixture of motorway efficiency and fuel-efficiency respectively. Picture 6 of 16 Supple suspension means its front-wheel drive chassis works nicely on British roads too, absorbing the worst street surfaces with out disturbing passengers an excessive amount of. But, the DS3 Crossback can also be agency sufficient to keep up its composure over extra demanding roads, providing loads of grip and keen steering. Maybe the DS three Crossback's largest failing, nevertheless, is that whereas it might supply extra model than a household hatch, it does not supply a lot in the way in which of added practicality. The again seats aren't particularly spacious and its 350-litre boot is smaller than the rival Volkswagen T-Roc and MINI Countryman.