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Polestar 1

Polestars to be made in China, rival Teslas

Volvo in-house tuner Polestar has been morphed into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars and on Tuesday we saw its first model, aptly named the Polestar 1, unveiled to the world in Shanghai. The Chinese metropolis is a fitting location for the debut of Polestar’s first car... read more

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2018 Volvo S60 Polestar

Polestar marks end of Volvo era ahead of major October announcement

Volvo in-house tuner Polestar is about to be morphed into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars. Volvo announced the shakeup in June and at the time said... read more September 26, 2017 by


 
2018 Volvo S60 Polestar

2018 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar get carbon fiber aero upgrades

Volvo is in the process of transforming its in-house tuner Polestar into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars. The standalone Polestar is expected to make... read more August 29, 2017 by


 
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Could Polestar’s first standalone car be a 600-horsepower coupe?

Volvo in June said it’s spinning off its in-house tuner, Polestar, into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars. Polestar will still tune Volvo cars... read more July 13, 2017 by


 
2018 Volvo XC60 T8 R-Design with Polestar optimization

Polestar will tune your 2018 Volvo XC60 to 421 horsepower

Volvo is spinning off Polestar into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars, but that doesn’t mean the Swedish brand born out of racing won’t be... read more July 13, 2017 by


 
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Polestar becomes standalone brand for high-performance electrified cars

Originally an independent motorsport team dedicated to racing Volvos, Polestar would later start tuning Volvo road cars and eventually be bought out by the Swedish automaker... read more June 21, 2017 by


 
2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Future Volvos may benefit from Lotus suspension tuning

Lotus has a long history in engineering and building precise, sharp-handling cars. Now, as Lotus and parent company Proton, are in the process of being acquired by Chinese... read more May 26, 2017 by


 
Polestar Performance Parts

Polestar launches official performance parts range for Volvo

Since the middle of last year, Polestar, once a standalone motorsport and engineering firm, has been an official subsidiary of Volvo. Going forward, Polestar will continue to... read more March 8, 2016 by


 
Polestar Volvo Cyan Racing

Polestar Racing To Become Cyan Racing

We're in love with the Polestar offerings from Volvo. The automaker loves them too, which is why it purchased Polestar earlier this year. The plan is to roll out more... read more September 9, 2015 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

Volvo Buys Polestar, Confirms High-Performance Hybrids

Volvo hasn't been shy about its performance intentions, and now it’s made a significant move by buying Polestar, the Swedish motorsports and engineering firm that in... read more July 14, 2015 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

Volvo Bringing A Few More Polestar Sedans & Wagons Stateside For 2016

The Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar cars are simply wonderful driving machines. These cars boast a 345-horsepower turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine that sends power out to... read more June 17, 2015 by


 
Volvo tuner Polestar now offering optimization for Drive-E engines and drivetrains

Volvo Tuner Polestar Now Offering Dealer-Fitted Drivetrain Mods

Volvo’s official motorsport arm and burgeoning tuning division Polestar has come up with a new assortment of dealer-fitted upgrades designed to make your standard Volvo... read more April 29, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 R-Design

Volvo SUVs To Get The Polestar Treatment, Including New XC90

Volvo performance partner Polestar’s first dedicated models, the S60 and V60 Polestar, have just been launched on the market and already they’re selling out fast... read more October 16, 2014 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid R-Design

Polestar Tunes The Diesel-Electric Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid

It wasn’t long ago that the term “hybrid” was associated purely with economy and saving the earth. However, thanks to the introduction of a new breed of... read more August 15, 2014 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

2015 Volvo S60 And V60 Polestar Priced, Selling Fast

Polestar doesn't yet have the mystique or history of BMW's Motorsport division, AMG or even Audi's RS line of vehicles. But what it does have is a team of engineers capable... read more August 12, 2014 by


 
2014 Volvo V40 D2 diesel - UK first drive

V40 Polestar To Be The Next Fast Volvo?

Swedish tuning firm Polestar needs very little introduction. It takes sensible Volvos, paints them an eye-searing shade of blue, and makes them very brisk indeed. It's... read more July 18, 2014 by


 
 

 
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