Polestar

Polestar 2 debuts as suave Tesla Model 3 rival

Feb 27, 2019

As promised, this is the Polestar 2. It’s the Volvo sub-brand’s second car, and it’s getting ready to jump into the ring with the likes of the Tesla Model 3. Yep, things are getting serious...

Polestar 2 previewed ahead online reveal on February 27

Feb 15, 2019

Volvo’s performance and electric vehicle brand Polestar has sent out another teaser of its second bespoke vehicle, creatively called the Polestar 2. In the teaser image we get a quick look at the rear end,...

Polestar 2 previewed, gets 4-door coupe design

Jan 25, 2019

Volvo’s performance and electric vehicle brand, Polestar, is planning to launch its second bespoke car this year, creatively called the Polestar 2. The company has sent out a few teasers to get the excitement going....

Polestar 1 testing moves to driver experience validation

Dec 07, 2018

Development and fine-tuning of Polestar’s first bespoke model, creatively named the Polestar 1, continues. The latest area of assessment are chassis dynamics and driver experience, following crash testing with its carbon fibre body last month....

Polestar 1 undergoes first crash tests with carbon fibre body

Nov 01, 2018

Polestar has performed its first run of crash tests of the upcoming Polestar 1 hybrid sports car. This is the first time Volvo has analysed the strength of a carbon fibre body under crash test...

First Polestar 1 prototypes go into production in Sweden

Oct 04, 2018

The first prototype versions of the upcoming Polestar 1 have gone into production as they get ready for their road verification processes, including crash tests, weather testing and driving assessments. Volvo’s Polestar brand, which has...

Polestar 1 to make driving debut at Goodwood Festival

Jun 12, 2018

Volvo’s upcoming Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid sports coupe will make its “dynamic” debut (driving debut) at the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month, giving fans an opportunity to see how the car goes for the...

Pre-orders for Polestar 1 now open in 18 countries

Mar 13, 2018

Hybrid sports car fans will be eager to hear pre-orders for the new Polestar 1 are now open, in 18 countries around the world. The announcement was made during the car’s first public appearance at...

First Polestar stores ‘Spaces’ to open in China, Germany, USA

Dec 15, 2017

Polestar will open its first completely bespoke showrooms in China, Germany, Norway, the Netherlands, Sweden and the US before any other region, the company has confirmed. The stores will be called Polestar Space. Its first...

Volvo S60 & V60 Polestar World Championship Editions announced

Dec 05, 2017

Volvo’s performance division Polestar is celebrating its FIA World Touring Car Championship win by introducing special edition versions of the Volvo S60 and Volvo V60, called, fittingly, the World Championship Editions. The Polestar World Championship...

Polestar Production Centre getting customer test track

Nov 20, 2017

Volvo’s new stand-alone brand, Polestar, will begin producing its first model in 2019 at a newly made factory in China called the Polestar Production Centre. Polestar has today announced construction of the manufacturing facility –...

Polestar 1 revealed with new 600hp hybrid powertrain

Oct 18, 2017

Following the teaser from yesterday, Volvo’s Polestar arm has now unveiled its first bespoke vehicle. Creatively, it’s called the Polestar 1. As you can probably tell the Polestar 1 shares some foundations with the Volvo...

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