With DS’s SimplyDrive, you can take care of all your servicing, car tax, warranty, breakdown cover and even insurance*, all for one simple monthly amount over 3 years. As the name suggests, all you have to do is SimplyDrive and not worry about that unexpected motoring cost that could come at any time! DS SimplyDrive is available on all new models funded on personal contract purchase. Take a look below at our current SimplyDrive offers and discover just how simple it really is.
SimplyDrive Telematics: FROM 18 YEARS OLD*
If you are 18 or older and after an affordable brand new car, then DS SimplyDrive could be the answer. With the addition of a telematics device, the DS 3 is available with motoring costs such as 3 years' insurance* and servicing in one low monthly payment. SimplyDrive with Telematics is an all-inclusive product, which provides comprehensive motor insurance*, road fund licence, vehicle servicing, roadside assistance and warranty all in a three year package with one single monthly payment. All you have to do is plug in your telematics device, fill up with fuel and SimplyDrive! Select the DS 3 below to discover more about the range. View our SimplyDrive Telematics frequently asked questions section at the bottom of the page to find out more.
Select the DS vehicle you are interested in to find out more
Select the amount you wish to contribute as a deposit (between 0% and 40% of the vehicle price).
We will calculate the monthly payment for the full 3 year term of the agreement.
Your monthly payment will include a contribution towards the cost of your motor insurance. This is based on the age of the youngest driver, your residential postcode and model selected.
Additional charges may apply at the end of the contract subject to the vehicle condition and excess mileage.
MOTOR INSURANCE INFORMATION
The motor insurance policyholder must be the primary user of the vehicle. Generally this will be the same person as named on the personal contract purchase agreement. If this is not the case, the finance agreement holder must be named on the motor insurance policy. The vehicle must be kept at the same address. You can name up to three additional named drivers on the policy. Drivers must meet the following eligibility requirements:
For DS SimplyDrive Telematics on any DS 3 minimum age 18, maximum age 75. Drivers are required to install the Telematics Box & consent to Data capture & transmission to qualify for insurance.
Drivers aged 18 - 24:
Must not have ANY driving convictions in past 5 years.
Must not have ANY Fault or theft claim in the past 3 years.
Drivers aged 25 - 75:
Must not have more than 1 Minor Conviction (CU, MW, PC, PL, SP, TS & MR39 codes only) in past 5 years.
Must not have more than 1 Fault or theft claim in the past 3 years.
No driver who has been banned or under suspension at any time during the previous five years will be insured.
All drivers must hold a full UK/EU licence, without Telematics this must have been for a minimum of two years
For policies without Telematics, the policyholder must have a minimum of two years No Claim Discount (NCD) and be able to evidence this (NCD earned as a named driver is not acceptable).
You will be required to submit evidence of your No Claim Discount to Citroën Insurance within 28 days of your policy start date. Failure to do so or providing invalid proof will result in your policy being cancelled.
NCD entitlement cannot be used on more than one motor insurance policy at the same time.
You must be able to transfer it from your existing vehicle to your new DS.
NCD must be from a policy held in the customer’s own name.
NCD earned as a named driver is NOT acceptable.
NCD earned outside of the UK, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands will not be accepted.
NCD earned on a company car driver is acceptable provided the driver is at least 25 years of age. You will need to supply a letter from your employer on company letterhead stating:
You have had sole use of a company car for the period (pool car use is excluded).
You had personal as well as business use of the vehicle.
You have given up use of the vehicle within the last 12 months.
You were claim free for the previous 2 years or more.
The NCD has to be less than 3 years old if earned on a Citroën Insurance policy, less than 12 months old if on a company car policy or less than 2 years old from any other car insurance policy.
If you are unsure of your current NCD entitlements please check with your insurer. Customers with telematics who wish to include previous NCD also need to provide suitable proof of previous entitlement.
*Terms and Conditions Apply. DS SimplyDrive - Personal Contract Purchase
DS SimplyDrive applies to qualifying new vehicles ordered and delivered between 01/03/2022 and 30/06/2022 or until such time as they may be withdrawn by Robins & Day at its complete discretion.
DS Insurance are trading styles of PSA Finance UK Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales under company registration number 01024322 having its registered office at London Road, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 1QA. PSA Finance UK Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Finance subject to status. Terms and conditions apply. A guarantee may be required. Excess mileage charge may apply. A deposit may be required. DS SimplyDrive, minimum age 21, 25 on selected models, maximum age 75. Policyholder must have a minimum of 2 years NCD to use on the vehicle. All drivers must meet eligibility criteria including minimum 2 years’ full UK licence, driving convictions/claims limits. Excess mileage charge may apply.
For DS SimplyDrive Telematics minimum age 18, maximum age 75. Drivers are required to install the Telematics Box & consent to Data capture & transmission to qualify for insurance. All drivers must hold a full UK licence & meet eligibility criteria including limits on driving convictions & claims. Insurance subject to cancellation if you receive four warnings for poor driving. The costs of insurance, servicing and Roadside Assistance are included within the monthly cost of DS SimplyDrive but are provided on a monthly pay-as-you-go basis and can be cancelled at any time without penalty or affecting the remainder of the DS SimplyDrive contract. Excess mileage charge may apply. 3 years motor insurance is provided and underwritten by U K Insurance Limited, which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.
Robins & Day by PSA Retail trading as Robins & Day is a credit broker and not a lender. To finance your purchase we will only introduce you to PSA Finance UK Ltd, the exclusive provider of DS SimplyDrive.
Partners & Accreditations
PSA Retail UK Limited is an Appointed Representative of Automotive Compliance Ltd, who is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA No 497010). Automotive Compliance Ltd’s permissions as a Principal Firm allows PSA Retail UK Limited to act as a credit broker, not as a lender, for the introduction to a limited number of lenders to act as an agent on behalf of the insurer for insurance distribution activities only. We can introduce you to a selected panel of lenders, which includes PSA Finance UK. An introduction to a lender does not amount to independent financial advice and we act as their agent for this introduction. Our approach is to introduce you first to PSA Finance UK, who are usually able to offer the best available package for you, taking into account both interest rates and other contributions. If they are unable to make you an offer of finance, we then seek to introduce you to whichever of the other lenders on our panel is able to be make the next best offer of finance for you. Our aim is to secure the best deal you are eligible for from our panel of lenders. Lenders may pay a fixed commission to us for introducing you to them, calculated by reference to the vehicle model or amount you borrow. Different lenders may pay different commissions for such introductions, and PSA Finance UK also provide preferential rates to us for the funding of our vehicle stock and also provide financial support for our training and marketing. But any such amounts they and other lenders pay us will not affect the amounts you pay under your finance agreement, all of which are set by the lender concerned. If you ask us what the amount of commission is, we will tell you in good time before the Finance agreement is executed. All finance applications are subject to status, terms and conditions apply, UK residents only, 18’s or over. Guarantees may be required.