Tag Archives: Polestar

Polestar 1 Plug-In Hybrid Coming in 2019

Volvo’s luxury brand Polestar will be releasing its first vehicle this year. The Polestar 1, as the vehicle is known, will employ a high-performance “twin-charged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with a pair of electric motors,” according to Car Scoops who caught the vehicle cold weather testing recently. The vehicle will have an all-electric range of 93 miles. The plug-in will have…

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Volvo’s Plug-In Hybrid Subscription Sells Out

Volvo continues its electrification push with a new subscription model for one of its vehicles. The S60 T8 Plug-In Hybrid went on sale on the Care by Volvo app and sold out in 39 minutes. The Swedish automaker offered twenty all-new S60 T8 PHEVs on its app, and customers claimed them via $500 credit card deposits. The 2019 S60 T8…

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Volvo speeds ahead on electrification

Volvo’s fast push to a fully electrified model line-up has continued apace, with the expected rollout of the 2019 S60 T8 next year continuing the automaker’s strategic development. The automaker has stated that all of its models will be available in an electrified form by 2019. In other words, for every standard ICE in its line-up, Volvo will offer an…

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Volvo enters the luxury market with Polestar 1 launch

Volvo’s luxury brand has launched its first model, priced at $155,000. Polestar made the announcement of its Polestar 1 pricing at the Beijing Motor Show last week. Also on offer by Polestar, a subscription program for the Polestar 1. Much like subscription programs available for smart phones, the Polestar 1 subscription will offer insurance and maintenance costs, amongst other perks,…

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