Style, comfort and performance have just become attainable. With the launch of the DS3 VTi 82 Design, Citroën has bolstered its already amazing DS range with a 1,2-litre three-cylinder Pure Tech petrol engine. This incredible new addition to the DS family sets the entry-point price for the car at a remarkable R199 900. So, looking and feeling sexy has never been easier.

The 1,2-Litre Pure Tech petrol engine give the DS3 VTi 82 Design an impressive 60 kw of power but, what’s even more impressive is that the engine will deliver an astounding combined fuel consumption of figures as low as 4,6-litres/100km. This highly-effective new engine technology from Citroën is a further reassurance that the brand truly do live by Créative Technologie.

The DS3 VTi 82 Design’s new Pure Tech engine technology makes it the perfect supermini to zip around the city. With its three-cylinder engine the DS3 VTi 82 design has less moving parts and a reduced curb weight so it’s performance is not compromised. Combined with the already fantastic DS3 chassis the DS3 VTi 82 makes it an effortless drive through traffic.

Who says looks are everything? In true Citroën style the DS3 VTi 82 Design lives up to its name when it comes to dressing up. Never one to shy away from the opportunity to show off its sleek and sexy lines the DS3 VTi 82 also boasts the all-new LED rear cluster lights that are sure to mesmerise those behind with their three-dimensional effect.

With a wider selection of colours to choose from in 2013 the DS3 VTi 82 Design offers customisation like never before. All-new leather trim and texturing packages provide full customisation of the interior as well. Now a car can really express the driver’s personality in the most stylish and fun way without breaking the bank.

Innovation in engine technology, styling options and price-point have really put the DS3 VTi 82 Design on the map and represents Citroën’s on-going effort as an automotive leader to stay ahead of its competitors, even when it comes to peace of mind.

With an incredible four-year/60 000km service plan as standard across the DS range Citroën make sure to keep that smile on your face for even longer. As a further option this service plan can be extended to a five-year/100 000km full maintenance plan that includes an extended warranty - which covers all the important aspects of the vehicle.

So, Citroën have made it phenomenally easy to own the sexiest car on the block. With a fully customisable interior and exterior, uncompromised driving experience, supreme fuel consumption and environmental impact, lively performance, bold styling all starting from R199 900 Citroën really have set the benchmark for the sexy supermini.