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  1. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar, a Volvo Car Group company, responsible for performance offers and motorsport activities of the group, has decided to not renew the three-year V8 Supercars contract that ends after the current season. ”We have enjoyed a good cooperation with Garry Rogers Motorsport and the championship...
  2. Volvo News Blog
    Robert Dahlgren came close to making it a perfect STCC season opener with pole, victory in race one and second place in race two. Polestar Cyan Racing team mate Richard Göransson bounced back after retiring in the first race due to a fire to win the second race, claiming his 40th STCC victory...
  3. Volvo News Blog
    A merited Polestar Cyan Racing line-up is going to meet a new challenge in this weekend’s Scandinavian Touring Car Championship season opener at the airport circuit in Skövde, Sweden. Five fast facts • Drivers Richard Göransson and Robert Dahlgren have together claimed 56 STCC victories • The...
  4. Volvo News Blog
    Less than one week after the FIA World Touring Car Championship races in Slovakia, Polestar Cyan Racing are set and ready for the third race weekend of 2016 at the Hungaroring in Hungary. Five fast facts •Hungaroring is one of the most popular events on the WTCC calendar with packed stands •...
  5. Volvo News Blog
    McLaughlin takes second spot on leader board Volvo S60 driver Scott McLaughlin’s emphatic clean sweep at Phillip Island on the weekend has propelled him into second place in the 2016 V8 Supercars championship. The 22 year-old Volvo-Wilson Security Racing GRM driver dominated the weekend...
  6. Volvo News Blog
    The Volvo V60 Polestar becomes the world’s safest safety car in a new long-term agreement with the FIA World Touring Car Championship, starting in the season-opening WTCC Race of France at Circuit Paul Ricard on April 1-3rd. The Volvo V60 Polestar Safety Car, specifically modified with...
  7. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo announced today that it will be “throwing its weight” behind the Charging Interface Initiative, a consortium interested in designing a universal charging system for electric cars. The system would allow all electric vehicles to use the same plugs for charging. By standardizing, all...
  8. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar Cyan Racing completed an encouraging first official pre-season FIA World Touring Car Championship test in Italy, meeting the competition from Citroën, Chevrolet and Honda for the first time. Drivers Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom completed an extensive testing programme during the two...
  9. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar Cyan Racing will field an all-Swedish driver line-up in the 2016 FIA World Touring Car Championship with multiple touring car champions Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom signing multi-year contracts with the team. ”We have an ideal line-up with Thed and Fredrik for the first year of our...
  10. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar Cyan Racing has started a test programme abroad in preparation for the 2016 FIA World Touring Car Championship. ”We have taken steps forward with the car from our initial tests. This is of course very early days yet, but what I have experienced so far is really promising,” said Thed...
  11. Volvo News Blog
    Scott McLaughlin claimed his best V8 Supercars weekend of 2015 at his home event in New Zealand, securing pole position and a podium finish for Volvo Polestar Racing. ”To claim pole in New Zealand is amazing and something that I’ll never forget. We have come a long way since the start of the...
  12. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo Polestar Racing has signed James Moffat for the 2016 V8 Supercars season and beyond to drive the #34 Volvo S60 Polestar V8SC. “At 31 years old I believe that James is in the prime of his career and I am confident that he will be a very worthwhile contributor to my team,” said Garry...
  13. Volvo News Blog
    The Volvo Polestar Racing duo of Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre Prémat secured pole position and a top-six result in the Gold Coast 600 race weekend. ”Qualifying on pole is a big step in the right direction for us, our qualifying pace is back where it was last year,” said McLaughlin. The first...
  14. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar Cyan Racing will enter the FIA World Touring Car Championship in 2016 with two Volvo S60 Polestar race cars as start of a multi-year programme. ”We have chosen the FIA WTCC as our global motorsport platform as it combines the cutting edge technology of our Volvo cars with exciting...
  15. Volvo News Blog
    The 2015 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship title will be decided in the season finale at Knutstorp this weekend that marks 20 years for Polestar Cyan Racing in Swedish motorsport. The team has claimed 15 titles, 98 victories, 219 podium finishes and 88 pole positions since 1996. ”This is a...
  16. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar, the performance brand of Volvo Cars, will operate as a dynamic and independent enterprise under Volvo Cars’ ownership, according to Håkan Samuelsson, president and chief executive of Volvo Cars. Polestar will have its own management team and will control its own product strategy...
  17. Volvo News Blog
    Following the sales of its performance division to Volvo Cars, Polestar Racing changes name to become Cyan Racing under continued ownership of Christian Dahl. “We are returning to the very core of our passion: motorsport. The new name represents our cyan-blue colour which carries a proud...
  18. Volvo News Blog
    The chance is here for you to drive the 650 horsepower Volvo S60 Polestar V8 Supercar virtually when Forza Motorsport 6 is launched on September 15th, exclusively on Xbox One. All cars from the 2015 V8 Supercars championship will be available in the game along with the legendary Bathurst...
  19. Volvo News Blog
    Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom claimed one victory each at Karlskoga to secure the 2015 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship teams’ title for Volvo Polestar Racing. ”A wonderful victory that becomes extra sweet to crown with the teams’ title. My engineer Jan changed the car for the second race...
  20. Volvo News Blog
    The 2015 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship title battle resumes this weekend at Karlskoga after the summer break with changed conditions. Volvo Polestar Racing driver and championship leader Thed Björk will carry 30 kilos of penalty weight. ”There is not too much to say about the changed...
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