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Polestar’s UK R&D Marks First Cake Day

posted by on 1 May 2020 in Polestar News

We wish times were better, but it’s a happy birthday to Polestar’s UK Research and Development team. What started as just 56 team members has more than doubled in the first year of operations for the group, working on Polestar’s vehicles beyond the 3. Polestar Automotive UK was forme last May, and during that year […] More…

The Polestar 2 is the First EV to be Crash Tested by the Volvo Group

posted by on 28 April 2020 in News Polestar News

Famed for its safety, Volvo is among the only automakers not simply satisfied with local governments crash tests. As a member of the Volvo Group, Polestar is equally committed to the safety of the people who drive its cars. Today, the young carmaker is focusing on exactly how its making its upcoming Polestar 2 so […] More…

The Polestar 2 Will Start at $59,900 in the US

posted by on 23 April 2020 in News Polestar News

Polestar today announced that pricing for the Polestar 2 would start at $59,900, lower than initially targeted in order to allow it to apply for state incentives in important markets. “We are quite enthusiastic to announce the U.S. pricing for the Polestar 2,” said Gregor Hembrough, Head of Polestar USA. “The MSRP is lower than […] More…

The Precept Concept Car Previews Polestar’s Sustainable Future

posted by on 7 April 2020 in News Polestar News

The Polestar Precept is a vision into the future for the automaker, so it should hardly come as a surprise that the car is full of environmentally sustainable materials. Intended to be shown off at the Geneva Motor Show this month, the global Covid-19 pandemic meant that the show was canceled. So, Polestar decided to […] More…

Polestar 2 Production Starts in China Despite Coronavirus

posted by on 23 March 2020 in News Polestar News

In a letter sent out to prospective customers and posted to polestar-forum.com, Polestar announced that it had begun production on the Polestar 2. This despite production stoppages around the world and work-from-home orders to its staff in Europe and North America. “Our precautions and planning over the last months mean that we have begun Polestar […] More…

Polestar Shows New Precept Concept with Sustainable Insides, New Android Infotainment

posted by on 25 February 2020 in News Polestar News

Polestar has just shown its latest concept. The company calls it a manifesto, showing the electric automaker’s hopes, dreams, and plans. The Precept is an electric sedan with the future car styling we crave and the high-tech add-ons to go with it. This one starts on the inside, where it showcases the efforts of Polestar […] More…

Polestar Repreviews the Precept Prototype

posted by on 24 February 2020 in Polestar News

Polestar will be taking the wraps off of a new concept vehicle tomorrow and to get us excited they’ve released another teaser image. Joining a first teaser image of the car that is being called “Precept,” this image shows fewer lights but is ironically better illuminated. Showing an overhead view of the hood, the image […] More…

Precept Concept to Preview New Prototype, Promises Polestar

posted by on 19 February 2020 in News Polestar News

Hark! Over yonder social media horizon breaks a new Polestar concept! We won’t be able to see it fully until February 25, but we do know that it will be called the Precept. And that’s about all we know at this moment–though the Volvo family’s head and taillights are visible–since the preview is little more […] More…

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…