Citroen DS3 Cabrio Racing likely

  • 204bhp 1.6 turbo engine
  • Limited run of 200 cars likely
  • Estimated price of £25,500
Citroen DS3 Cabriolet
Citroen DS3 Cabriolet
It's been revealed that a hot Citroen DS3 Cabrio Racing is likely to go on sale in 2014.

A DS3 Racing hatchback went on sale in limited numbers in 2011, with just 200 offered in the UK.

It was powered by a 204bhp 1.6 turbo engine, and had a wider track and lower suspension than the regular DS3. It was capable of 0-62mph in 6.5 seconds and had a top speed of 146mph.

However, with a price of £23,100, the Racing hatch was far from cheap. If the Cabrio carries the same premium — as it does on lesser versions — expect a price of around £25,500.

DS3 project director Francois Neveu told What Car?: 'There’s no reason why we couldn't do it — it could make sense'.

Read the Citroen DS3 hatchback review >>

By Will Nightingale

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