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DS 3 E-Tense vs Kia EV3

  DS 3 E-Tense Kia EV3
Price $42,000.00
Our Rating 6.3 6.3
Brand DS KIA
Category EV EV


Models DS 3 E-Tense 54kWh
Kia EV3 Standard Range FWD
Kia EV3 Long Range FWD


Announced 2022, September 27
2024, May 23
Status Available to order. Released 2023, January 09
Coming soon. Expected release 2024
Base Price € 41,700


Power FWD 156 hp (115 kW)
FWD 204 hp (150 kW)
Torque 260 Nm (192 lb-ft)

283 Nm (209 lb-ft)
Acceleration The acceleration numbers are an easy way to compare car performance. We list either time from 0 to 100 km/h or time from 0 to 60mph, depending on which number(s) the manufacturers provide. The lower the acceleration time, the higher performance the car is. 8.7 sec 0-62 mph 7.5 sec 0-62 mph
Max Speed 93 mph (150 km/h) 106 mph (170 km/h)


Capacity 50.8 kWh usable, 54 kWh total 58.3 kWh total - Kia EV3 Standard Range FWD
81.4 kWh total - Kia EV3 Long Range FWD

Tech Liquid-cooled Li-ion 400V
Range 250 mi WLTP
373 mi WLTP - Kia EV3 Long Range FWD
Consumption 203 Wh/mi WLTP
Recuperation 2 modes, with gear selector
Heat Pump
AC Charging Type 2 11 kW, 0-100% in 5 hours
Type 2 11 kW
DC Charging CCS 100 kW max, 0-80% in 25 min CCS, 10-80% in 31 min
Vehicle to load (V2L)


Type 5 door crossover, 4 seats 5 door crossover, 5 seats
Platform PSA EMP1 E-GMP
Dimensions 4118 x 1802 x 1534 mm (162.1 x 70.9 x 60.4 in) 4300 x 1850 x 1560 mm (169.3 x 72.8 x 61.4 in)
Drag Co-Efficient 0.263 Cd
Wheelbase 2558 mm (100.7 in) 2680 mm (105.5 in)
Suspension Front MacPherson struts, rear multi-link

Wheels R17, R18 R19, R20
Trunk/Boot EU: 350 l, 1050 l max
EU: 460 l
Frunk/Bonnet No 25 l
Towing No No


Centre 10.3" touchscreen
12.3" touchscreen
Driver's Display 7" 12.3"
Head-Up Yes, retractable Yes


Seats Heated front seats
Heated front seats
Roof No glass roof
Panoramic glass roof
Parking Aids Front and rear sensors, 360 camera, autonomous parking

Front and rear sensors, reversing camera, remote park assist
Connectivity Wired Android Auto and Apple CarPlay


Airbags Side airbags, front and rear, head airbag system
Front, side, rear, head airbag system
Driving Aids Front radar and 4 cameras, 12 sensors. Extended Emergency Braking System with pedestrian and cyclist recognition (5-140 km/h), Active Safety Brake (up to 85km/h), Lane Keeping Assist, Lane Departure Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, Extended Traffic Sign Recognition, High Beam Assist

Front radar, front/rear cameras. Forward/Reverse/Parking Collision-Avoidance Assist, Lane Keeping Assist, High-beam Assist.


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