DS Automobiles is as passionate about its cars as it is about the technology that runs them. Inspired by the best in French automotive know-how, DS perpetuates the values of innovation and distinction inherited from the legendary 1955 DS.
The DS range is designed for customers seeking personal expression and class. There is a car to suit every individual’s motoring needs but with a style that outshines the competition. DS illustrates a new approach to the future of the car – a future inspired by outstanding heritage of classical DS.
So committed to technological advancement, DS Performance has been created to lead the way in research and development to support the search for better, more economical and environmentally sustainable vehicles. DS Performance is the motorsport division of DS Automobiles. Whilst maintaining elegance, quality and craftsmanship in its fleet.
Harnessing their technological expertise and galvanised by the WRC and WTCC successes of Xavier Mestelan Pinon, the engineers at DS Performance have developed the entire drivetrain of the DSV-02, including the electric motor, gearbox and controller. They have also designed its cooling system, rear suspension and transmission.
Both Virgin and DS thus share a passion for technology and through DS Virgin Racing Formula E Team we aim to demonstrate that passion by helping the team create a race winning car.