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Monterey Car Week serves as North American debut for Polestar 1

Monterey Car Week serves as North American debut for Polestar 1

The Polestar 1 World Tour continues with the brand’s debut in North America in Monterey, California, from 23-26 August. During Monterey Car Week, the Polestar 1 will be on display throughout the Monterey Bay area, including at the famous Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

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Polestar chief test driver brings wealth of expertise to new electric performance cars

Polestar chief test driver brings wealth of expertise to new electric performance cars

“The ingredients for creating the best driving dynamics in a car are the same, whether it has an electric drivetrain or an internal combustion engine,” says Joakim Rydholm, Chief Test Driver at Polestar. “An immediate damper response from the suspension, direct and predictable feedback from steering inputs and consistent, powerful brakes are the key attributes that all the world’s best driver’s cars have in common. That’s exactly what we are engineering into the new electric performance cars from Polestar”.

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Koolstofvezel speelt fundamentele rol bij ontwikkeling Polestar 1

Koolstofvezel speelt fundamentele rol bij ontwikkeling Polestar 1

De nieuwe Polestar 1 biedt een heerlijk responsieve en wendbare rijervaring en dat is mede te danken aan het rijkelijk gebruik van met koolstofvezel versterkte kunststof (in het Engels afgekort tot CFRP). De meeste hoofdonderdelen van het koetswerk werden vervaardigd met het hightech en lichte materiaal, zodat de wagen 230 kg minder weegt. En dat is natuurlijk heel belangrijk voor de rijdynamiek.

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Polestar 1 to make dynamic public debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Polestar 1 to make dynamic public debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Polestar 1 is set to make its first dynamic appearance at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed from 12-15 July. Festivalgoers will see prototype #004 of the two-door Electric Performance Hybrid charge up the famous hill climb, set in the grounds of Goodwood House in West Sussex, England.

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Polestar 1 final pricing confirmed at Auto China 2018 in Beijing

Polestar 1 final pricing confirmed at Auto China 2018 in Beijing

The Polestar 1 has debuted at Auto China 2018 in Beijing, marking the return of Polestar to China. Following its media launch in Shanghai in October 2017, and recent European launch at the Geneva Motor Show, this is the first time the Chinese public has the chance to see the Polestar 1, the first car from the new electric performance brand, Polestar.

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Polestar 1 heads to Auto China in Beijing after successful first dynamic test drive

Polestar 1 heads to Auto China in Beijing after successful first dynamic test drive

The Polestar 1 is heading to Beijing for Auto China 2018 from 25 April to 4 May, following its first successful winter test drive in northern Sweden. After making its global media debut in Shanghai last October, this is the first opportunity for the Chinese public to see the Electric Performance Hybrid.

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Polestar 1 now available for pre-order in 18 countries

Polestar 1 now available for pre-order in 18 countries

Polestar 1, the first car from the new electric performance brand Polestar, is now available for pre-ordering in 18 countries around the world. This marks the latest step in the Polestar brand journey, while the Polestar 1 continues its first public appearance at the ongoing 2018 Geneva International Motor Show.

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Polestar 1 makes European debut at Geneva Motor Show

Polestar 1 makes European debut at Geneva Motor Show

Polestar, the new electric performance brand, has introduced the Polestar 1 to the public for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show. The European debut follows its global media reveal in Shanghai, China, in late 2017.

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Polestar to make European debut at Geneva Motor Show

Polestar to make European debut at Geneva Motor Show

Polestar, the new electric performance brand, will make its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2018 with the company’s first car, the Polestar 1, seen in public for the first time.

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Polestar has started construction of a new headquarter building located in Torslanda

Polestar has started construction of a new headquarter building located in Torslanda

“The new Polestar headquarters will be the heart and home of our growing team,” said Thomas Ingenlath, Chief Executive Officer of Polestar. “It is an architectural translation of what our brand stands for – it is pure and uncompromised. The open layout will serve as an inspiring and creative workspace for our rapidly-developing team of skilled co-workers. Moving to the Volvo Cars’ campus in Torslanda, in close proximity to our parent company, is also a key part of our close cooperation with them.”

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Polestar announces initial launch markets for Polestar 1 as the new subscription model resonates with global customers

Polestar announces initial launch markets for Polestar 1 as the new subscription model resonates with global customers

Polestar, the new Electric Performance brand of Volvo Cars, has announced the initial launch markets for its first car, the Polestar 1. This follows Polestar’s successful brand launch in October that’s seen customers line up for the new Polestar 1 subscription, and expressions of interest in the Polestar 1 already outnumber early production slots, instantly affirming the car with performance and electric car aficionados alike.

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Polestar starts construction of its state-of-the-art Polestar Production Centre

Polestar starts construction of its state-of-the-art Polestar Production Centre

Polestar has announced that construction of its new state-of-the-art Polestar Production Centre has started in Chengdu, China, where the company’s first model, the Polestar 1, will be produced. This follows the announcement of the new Polestar brand on the 17th October, and continues the momentum built from the launch.

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