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Polestar Wants You to Catch Up with The Good Place While You Charge

posted by on 18 February 2020 in News Polestar News

Sick of having to avoid conversations with people who know about the ending to your favourite show? Well, worry no more, because Polestar’s infotainment system will let you stream shows while you charge. The news is part of a series of tidbits dropped by the company before the Polestar 2, the first car on the […] More…

Polestar 2 Takes A Step Closer To Production With Prototypes Rolling Off The Line

posted by on 2 December 2019 in News Polestar News Volvo News

Performance EV brand Polestar has brought the pure-electric Polestar 2 one step closer to production, with tooling trial prototypes of the brand-new car model now rolling off the line at Geely’s Luqiao facility in China. The car is Polestar’s second production model after the Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid, and its first-ever pure-electric production vehicle. With […] More…

Polestar May Make Another Halo Car, Probably Won’t Be a GT

posted by on 31 October 2019 in News Polestar News

Thomas Ingenlath, Polestar’s president, has ambitions for another impressive, exciting, attention-grabbing car, just don’t expect it to be like the Polestar 1. That’s according to a report from Motor1, which spoke to Ingenlath recently and asked him if there would be a followup to the Polestar 1. “That’s definitely my plan,” Ingenlath told journalists. “Will […] More…

Someone Is Building That Crazy Polestar 1 From Need For Speed: Heat

posted by on 21 October 2019 in News Polestar News

If you haven’t yet seen the cover art for the upcoming racing video game Need For Speed: Heat, it features a crazy-looking modified Polestar 1 shod in bright yellow, with huge fender flares and a massive rear wing, doing a donuts around a (Corvette) cop car. It’s exactly the sort of wild, fantastical thing that […] More…

Polestar 2 Performance Pack To Cost 6,000 Euro In EU Market

posted by on 8 October 2019 in News Polestar News Volvo News

Electrified performance car-maker Polestar on Tuesday announced more pricing information regarding the forthcoming Polestar 2, revealing that an optional Performance Pack will be available for €6,000 in Germany, The Netherlands, and Belgium – three of the car’s launch markets. In the United Kingdom, the Performance Pack will cost £5,000, wearing a price tag of 50,000 […] More…

European Pricing Announced for Polestar 2: Starts at 59,000 Euro

posted by on 3 October 2019 in News Polestar News

Polestar 2 today officially announced the launch price for its first full-electric, mass market car: the Polestar 2. Unfortunately, the prices were only official for its launch markets, but do give those of us this side of the Atlantic an idea of what Polestar has in mind. Prices will start at 58,800 Euros in Germany, […] More…

A Polestar 1 Stars in the First Trailer for Need For Speed Heat

posted by on 14 August 2019 in Industry News News Polestar News

Need for Speed is coming back on November 8th and the first trailer doesn’t just make the game look like a blast, it features an endlessly modified Polestar 1. Set in the fictional Palm City—which is in no way similar to any Floridian cities how dare you suggest that—Need for Speed Heat features all the […] More…

Volvo and Polestar Announce Long-Term Battery Deal

posted by on 15 May 2019 in News Polestar News Volvo News

Volvo has announced a new long-term deal with a pair of battery makers. Helping ensure the supply of cells for the next generation of cars from both Volvo and electrified sports car brand Polestar. The deal is with CATL and LG Chem, two of the world’s leading battery suppliers. It covers the global supply of […] More…

Polestar Wants To Make Lightweight, Low Volume EVs

posted by on 8 May 2019 in News Polestar News Volvo News

Many Volvo diehards weren’t overly happy with the announcement that the Polestar performance brand would be reimagined as a dedicated electric vehicle company. It’s certainly hard to blame them. Polestar was a staple of the touring car scene, and while they still live on in the way of Cyan Racing and the Lynk & Co […] More…

Polestar Opens Up new Android Infotainment to Developers

posted by on 7 May 2019 in Polestar News

Polestar has just launched a new platform for its in-vehicle infotainment system that it wants to encourage new developers to create new in-car digital experiences. The new system allows for Android developers to think outside the infotainment box. Adding new and innovative experiences to the standard system that comes with the vehicle. Apps tuned specifically […] More…