Case, by design, results in a 10% to 20% reduction in corrugated versus the use of RSCs.
With the top up, its easy to forget its a cabrio
because the top fits tight as a snare drum and is multilayered and sealed.
The DS 3 Cabrio
ticks all the main boxes when it comes to small convertibles so it's hardly surprising that in a country that loves its drop tops it continues to thrive.
In the tail, the boot of this Cabrio
version is 245-litres which is large for the soft top of this class.
You don't get a full-blown folding roof with the Citroen DS3 Cabrio
, but then neither do you get the usual compromises in rear seat and luggage space - and there are no speed restrictions on soft top use
Considering how much better it is to drive, this car could make an interesting alternative to a regular cabrio
Under the bonnet the DS3 Racing Cabrio
has a 207bhp, four-cylinder, 1.6-litre THP engine - the same as in DS3 Racing, but it delivers 30% more power and 15% more torque than the standard THP 155bhp unit on which it is based.
The tin-top DS3 Racing had a very orange theme to it but the cabrio
is a bit more understated with matt grey paint called Moondark Grey, genuine carbon-fibre wheel arch extensions, front splitter and rear diffuser and, to finish it all off, a red stripe down the door.
We're certain the latest addition, the new DS 3 Cabrio
will make an impact on the Egyptian market as the DS3, DS4 and DS5 did."
isn''''t a true convertible in the same sense as the MINI drop-top but to call its roll-back roof a mere sunroof would be to do it an injustice.
Based on the frugal 71bhp mhd pulse coupe and cabrio
, the smart fortwo edition21 can be picked up for PS79 a month, zero APR and 12 months free insurance for owners aged over 21.
That's not the case on the dazzling Citroen DS3 Cabrio
as the roof can be opened or closed at speeds of up to 75mph in just 16 seconds.