The DS 4 would be the fourth mannequin within the renewed DS vary, a model that’s making regular progress regardless of having solely been an impartial agency for six years. How consultant of the premium C phase, that of compact vehicles comparable to Volkswagen Golf, BMW 1 Collection or Audi A3, the guess needed to be highly effective and courageous, and it’s know-how that has been the principle focus.
We are able to communicate little about design, since the entire automobile has not been seen but, however we will anticipate that it’ll have little to do with its predecessor and that It’s going to characteristic a number of the options applied within the newest mannequin, the DS 9.
The vital factor, nevertheless, is on the backside, the MP2 platform, which can exactly supply many prospects each within the design itself and within the dynamic capacities and motorization choices.
Within the mechanical part it can have thermal thrusters from 130 to 225 horses, at all times together with automated transmission, with out lacking an electrical hybrid variant, E-Tense, additionally with 225 horses and a variety that can exceed 50 kilometers, which ensures the DGT “zero” label and the underlying advantages.
However we have been speaking about excessive know-how. Among the many nice improvements that the DS 4 will supply is the Head-Up show (projection of data on the windshield) with augmented actuality, “Iris” infotainment system with voice management or contact gestures within the middle console, infrared night time imaginative and prescient with particular person or animal detector at a distance of 200 meters and LED matrix lights that robotically adapt to visitors and highway situations.
Within the dynamic part, DS introduces within the phase the predictive energetic suspension, which makes use of a digicam to seize the irregularities of the structure and adapt the damping “to what it sees”.
Lastly, the DS 4 may even characteristic a new inside air flow system with extra compact aerators that can contribute to a extra engaging design of the dashboard components. The digital screens, in the meantime, will all be excessive definition.
That is the “aperitif”. Now we simply have to attend till the start of 2021 to broaden knowledge and see the primary pictures of the DS star within the subsequent marketing campaign, a mannequin that guarantees to be at the very least as suggestive as these already recognized from the French premium model.