To accompany the top of manufacturing of the mannequin, Polestar unveils a particular sequence of its hybrid sports activities coupe, restricted to 25 copies.
In 2017, Polestar grew to become unbiased from Volvo to change into a full-fledged producer specializing in excessive efficiency electrical automobiles. At this event, the Swedish agency unveiled the Polestar 1, a plug-in hybrid mannequin with a carbon fiber physique, combining four-cylinder turbocharged petrol with two electrical motors.
On the whole, the sporty coupé impressed by the Volvo P1800 boasts an output of 600 horsepower and 1,000 Nm of torque, even providing a variety of 150 km in 100% electrical mode because of batteries with a capability of 44 kWh. Manufactured in China since 2019, the Polestar 1 is about to be bowed out: certainly, Polestar is about to finish manufacturing for good by the top of 2021.
Polestar 1 (2021): solely 25 copies for this restricted sequence
Earlier than retiring, the Polestar 1 is obtainable a particular version restricted to 25 models, which is offered on the Shanghai Motor Present in a gold and satin livery. Along with this enticing physique coloration, it additionally stands out with matching brake calipers, 21-inch black rims, and black leather-based upholstery with yellow contrasting belts and stitching.
The 25 copies of this restricted sequence shall be marketed at a unit value of 155,000 euros in Europe.
By ending the profession of its solely hybrid mannequin, Polestar will give attention to its 100% electrical fashions: the Polestar 2 sedan will quickly be accomplished by 2022 by the Polestar 3 SUV, whereas a Polestar 4 can also be anticipated for coming years.
Polestar has introduced that its Principle idea, offered in February 2020, shall be entitled to a manufacturing model.
It is official. Polestar’s Principle idea will see the sunshine of day in sequence. The younger model, specializing in electrified excessive efficiency automobiles, has introduced that the sedan will quickly change into actuality.
“The viewers stated we would like it, so we determined to provide it,” stated Thomas Ingenlath, CEO of Polestar.
The Principle will due to this fact certainly go into manufacturing, nevertheless, no industrialization date has but been introduced.
The type of future Polestar
Unveiled in February 2020, the Principle Idea is a 100% electrical four-door sedan initially meant to characteristic Polestar’s future styling.
“The Polestar Principle presents a glimpse of future automobiles and reveals how we are going to use innovation to reduce our environmental influence. », Declared Thomas Ingenlath final February.
The long-run manufacturing mannequin ought to be very near the unique idea. Externally, it is going to probably show identical athletic proportions and a coupe-like look. It is going to even have an identical inside, spacious and refined. Now it stays to know its technical sheet since Polestar had not revealed something about it through the presentation of the idea. To be continued…