The DS Automobiles E-TENSE is an electric sports car serving as the successor to the Survolt.
The DS E-TENSE is an all-electric concept sports car built by DS Automobiles, Citroen's sub-unit. The car defines what the future of sports cars would look like. The E-TENSE is the successor to the Survolt.
The model was first conceived in 2016, as a competitor to Audi's R8 e-tron. The car is built around a carbon fiber moncoque chassis, above the lihium-ion batteries lie. Two electric Siemens motors power the car, giving it 401 hp and 391 foot-pounds of torque, a top speed of 249 kmph (155 mph) and an electric range of 360 kilometers (223 miles) on a single charge.
The E-Tense appears as a mid Class D car with the following rank statistics:
- Starting rank: 799 (20 BPs)
- 1* rank: 1213
- 2* rank: 1610 (12 BPs)
- 3* rank: 1976 (30 BPs)
The DS E-Tense has quick acceleration, responsive handling and efficient nitro with average top speed being the only drawback. When upgraded to 3*, the E-Tense is an excellent option for Class D races.