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Polestar 4 teased showing silhouette and lighting for the first time

Polestar is busy filling out its lineup and it’s not shy about giving everyone a glimpse. Hot off the heels of showing off the first photo of the Polestar 3, we get our first glimpse of the Polestar 4, the second SUV in the lineup. In a press release detailing the Polestar brand’s progress and […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/15/2022
Polestar 5 prototype to appear at 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Polestar announced it will be showing a Polestar 5 prototype at the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed. It will be stationed in the First Glance Paddock and will be used to complete several runs up the hill. Based on the single photo released by Polestar, the prototype will be completely covered in white camouflage, preventing […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/14/2022
Polestar 5 prototype caught for the first time at a secret facility

We’ve gotten a glimpse of the Polestar 5 straight from the source but those were merely computer-generated renderings. Spy photographers have caught a prototype of the brand’s next flagship undergoing testing at a secret test track in Europe for the first time. Although the background is blurred, we suspect this car was being evaluated in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/8/2022
2023 Polestar 3 revealed in the first undisguised photo

After numerous teasers involving drapes and pixel camouflage, the 2023 Polestar 3 has been shown for the first time completely uncovered. Sporting the same Snow (White) exterior hue the Polestar 2 used as a hero color, the brand’s first SUV is sleek, aerodynamic, and very wagon-like. This is likely due to its low, long roof […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/7/2022
2023 Polestar 2 BST edition 270 gets you more go-fast good for a hefty sum

Remember the Experimental Polestar 2 that first appeared at last year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed? Well, you can now buy one because that has morphed into the 2023 Polestar 2 BST edition 270. Based on the dual-motor model equipped with the Performance pack this limited-run variant makes 476 hp and 502 lb-ft of torque. Its […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/2/2022
Volvo and Polestar won’t have dedicated BEV platforms until 2023

Volvo Car Group, which consists of Volvo and Polestar, is among the most vocal proponents of battery-electric vehicles. Both brands will be ahead of the curve because they’re already creating partnerships and investing heavily in electrification. Polestar in particular is now fully electric since the Polestar 1, its limited-edition 619-hp plug-in hybrid coupe, ended production […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Polestar invests in battery company StoreDot

Polestar has announced its first financial investment in another company. As part of its push for widespread adoption of electrified mobility, the Swedish brand has become a shareholder in StoreDot, a pioneering company in the development of silicon-dominant batteries for battery-electric vehicles. Based in Israel, StoreDot aims to introduce a pack for BEVs that can […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Polestar 3 global debut confirmed for October

We knew the Polestar 3 was coming this year but we didn’t know when it would officially make its debut. Well, now we do because hidden deep in a sales press release is a quote from the company’s CEO, Thomas Ingenlath, confirming its world debut. “We believe our future growth will be further accelerated by […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/21/2022
2023 Polestar 2 gets more range, higher sticker price

Official pricing and range figures for the 2023 Polestar 2 have been announced. The car now has a starting price of $49,800 for the single-motor version, which is a $2,600 increase over last year. Based on the press release, there doesn’t seem to be any major updates to warrant it unless Polestar is essentially making […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
2023 Polestar 2 gets new colors and more traceable components

The first changes for the 2023 Polestar 2 have been revealed with new cosmetic and mechanical updates. Two new colors, Space (metallic black) and Jupiter (gold-grey with red flaking) replace Void and Moon respectively. There are also fresh 19- and 20-inch alloy wheel options replacing the old offerings. Variants with the Performance pack retain the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
4/28/2022