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Volvo Parent Geely Buys Utah Motorsports Campus

posted by on 6 November 2018 in Motorsport News

Geely, the parent company of Volvo (and Lotus) has just bought a big piece of real estate in Utah. The company has just gotten approval to buy the Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele County. That’s about 30 minutes west of Salt Lake City. It’s the facility known as Miller Motorsports Park until October 2015, when […] More…

Cyan Racing Teases Lynk&Co First Race Car

posted by on 15 October 2018 in Lynk&Co News Motorsport News News

Cyan racing may not be known as Polestar anymore, but that doesn’t mean they’ll stop racing Volvo chassis. You may be aware that Lotus (also a member of the Geely empire) and Cyan have been racing in the Swedish GT series this year, but next year it seems Cyan will be teaming up with Lynk&Co. […] More…

Report: It Looks Like Volvo is Working on a TCR Race Car

posted by on 11 December 2017 in Motorsport News News Polestar News Volvo News

Touring car racing is quickly being overtaken by the TCR class (guess what that stands for) and now Volvo looks like it wants to jump in, too. With its recent title in the World Touring Car Championship and the popularity of the customer racing series for compact cars, Volvo has changed its tune on the […] More…

Historic double victory and World Championship lead at the Nürburgring

posted by on 27 May 2017 in Motorsport News Volvo News

The FIA World Touring Car Championship weekend at the world’s most challenging circuit, the Nürburgring Nordschleife, turned out to be the best ever for Polestar Cyan Racing with a double victory, double championship lead and a record lap Thed Björk won the first race with team-mate Nicky Catsburg taking the honours of the second race, […] More…

Volvo Polestar is Ready for 2017 WTCC Title

posted by on 27 February 2017 in Motorsport News News Volvo News

Are you excited for the start of the 2017 World Touring Car Championship? Volvo sure is. Fresh off the team’s stunning debut last season, Polestar Cyan Racing is ready to get racing again and has revealed the race program has been expanded and the team is looking to win the championship this year. What was […] More…

Thed Björk claims maiden WTCC victory on a historic weekend for Polestar Cyan Racing

posted by on 25 September 2016 in Motorsport News

Thed Björk claimed his, Polestar Cyan Racing and Volvo Cars’ maiden FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) victory at Shanghai International Raceway today. The victory made this weekend historic for the team, with Richard Göransson securing the fourth consecutive double Scandinavian Touring Car Championship title yesterday. ”What a race and what a victory! This is […] More…

Thed Björk breaks into top five to best WTCC qualifying result

posted by on 25 September 2016 in Motorsport News

Thed Björk broke into the top five of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) qualifying session at Shanghai International Raceway, with team-mate Fredrik Ekblom in seventh position making it the best qualifying result so far for Polestar Cyan Racing. Björk was third fastest in Q2, making it to the final Q3 session for the […] More…

Richard Göransson crowned STCC champion to fourth straight Polestar Cyan Racing double title

posted by on 25 September 2016 in Motorsport News

Richard Göransson was crowned champion of the 2016 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship in the season finale at Knutstorp today, setting two new records. The drivers’ title is his fifth, more than any other driver in the history of the championship, and Polestar Cyan Racing’s fourth consecutive double title, more than any other team in the […] More…

Polestar Cyan Racing Completed First Test for 2017 WTCC Car

posted by on 31 August 2016 in Motorsport News News

Drivers Robert Dahlgren and Thed Bjork have completed the first tests of Polestar Cyan Racing’s 2017 World Touring Car Championship race cars. The tests of the Volvo S60 Polestar TC1 were completed at Mantorp Park in Sweden last week and are an important step in the team’s development program. “This is a crucial part in […] More…

Volvo, Polestar Considering Formula E Entry

posted by on 22 August 2016 in Motorsport News News

Volvo is eyeing the Formula E race series to promote its electrified models. The Swedish automaker is currently part of the advisory board for the FIA race series and a spokesperson recently confirmed to Autocar that although there are no immediate plans to enter Formula E, it remains a possibility for the brand. Volvo wants to sell […] More…