Polestar brings electrifying sportiness to Volvo with its brand-new 600-hp hybrid GT

Polestar brings electrifying sportiness to Volvo with its brand-new 600-hp hybrid GT

28 pictures The Polestar 1 offers 600 hp and 738 lb-ft of torque With experience as Volvo’s performance arm, responsible for racing and souped-up road models like the XC90 and XC60 T8 Polestars, Polestar is now transitioning toward becoming an independent badge with its own lineup of electrified performance cars. This week, the company showed the first model that will bear its name: the sporty, 600-hp Polestar 1. The sleek, two-door 2+2 grand tourer will hit the streets in 2019, the first and flagship of an initial three-model lineup. Volvo originally announced its intentions to spin Polestar off back […]