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  1. Polestar News
    Upstart electric automaker and Volvo spinoff Polestar is getting up and dancing quickly, says a new report from Reuters. A doubling of showrooms globally and new markets are in store for this year for the automaker. Speaking at the Beijing Auto Show this week, and one of few international auto...
  2. Polestar News
    Predictably, the car reviews well. Featuring all the best of Volvo, plus a shiny new infotainment system powered by Android, and EV performance, what's not to love?
  3. Polestar 2 Forum
    The first order of Polestar 2s has arrived in Europe at the Belgian port of Zeebrugge. The cars are destined for customers in Sweden and Norway and the actual keys are expected to change hands in August. Polestar 2s headed for Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, and the UK are close behind...
  4. Polestar 2 Forum
    Polestar wants regular people and industry professionals from outside the brand to look into the future. The design brief is to design a concept that's meant to exist 20 years in the future and express a "pure" design aesthetic. Notably absent from that brief is the word vehicle, because “the...
  5. Polestar 2 Forum
    One of the most annoying things about electric cars is that every company selling you power also wants you to sign up to pay for the privilege through their handy dandy app. If only there were a piece of plastic that you already owned and used to spend money at stores everywhere. Well, Polestar...
  6. Polestar 2 Dealers, Prices And Orders
    Polestar has announced that their first retail spaces will be built in New York, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. They will be collaborating with Manhattan Motorcars, Galpin Motors and Price-Simms Automotive Group for these locations. These "Polestar Spaces" will be open in the...
  7. Polestar 2 Forum
    From our sister forum, swedespeed.com "What started as just 56 team members has more than doubled in the first year of operations for the group, working on Polestar’s vehicles beyond the 3. Polestar Automotive UK was forme last May, and during that year has grown to more than 125 staff, based in...
  8. Polestar 2 Forum
    Polestar released some information about how new safety features in the Polestar 2 will protect the battery in the event of a crash. The Polestar 2 places its battery cells in an aluminum case within the floor of its unibody frame. When a crash happens the battery pack is automatically...
  9. Polestar Pictures
    Polestar shared this photo of the Polestar 2 going through a crash test. Knowing Volvo/Polestars emphasis on safety I'd be shocked if it doesn't get a 5 star rating from the IIHS or Euro NCAP.
  10. Polestar 3 Forum
    Here's the first, of what I assume to be many, renderings for the Polestar 3 SUV.
  11. Polestar Precept
    Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath takes us on a walkaround of the Precept and shows more of the ins and outs of the car.
  12. Polestar Precept
    Thomas Ingenlath, Polestar's CEO, talks through the Precept's design cues and its advantages. To read more about the car, check out the full writeup at Swedespeed.com.
  13. Polestar Precept
    Polestar released this video on YouTube with CEO Thomas Ingenlath explaining the design and tech features highlighted in the Precept concept.
  14. Polestar Precept
    Polestar has released a lot of information on the new Precept concept about its "Sustainability", "Digital Technology", and "Design" features. It's a pretty long list and there's some very interesting stuff Polestar is showing off in the Precept. Features such as: Google Assistant, video...
  15. Polestar 2 Dealers, Prices And Orders
    Following the news about the Canadian delivery dates for the Polestar 2, I reached out to Polestar to see when the deliveries will start in the US. According to the Polestar rep that got back to me "As of today the US is on the same timing as Canada." So we can see the Polestar 2 deliveries...
  16. Polestar 2 Dealers, Prices And Orders
    Polestar sent out an email to Canadian customers about the Polestar 2 and in it they mentioned that deliveries are on track for this summer!
  17. Polestar Pictures
    Polestar brought a bunch of journalists to their Hällered proving ground for a design and engineering session. Here are some photos that Polestar released from that event.
  18. Polestar Pictures
    Polestar released some photos of the Polestar 2 being built in China. I'm still surprised that they're going through with production right now.
  19. Polestar 2 Forum
    I got this email from Polestar earlier today and somehow they're still going forward with production of the Polestar 2. They say they have "implemented stringent measures" at their Chinese plant for workers, which is great, but this is still surprising given that every other manufacturer has...
  20. Polestar News
    Geely is investing $325 million to build a satellite plant in China. The low-orbit satellites would be used to provide cars with high-speed internet, precise navigation tech, and ultimately provide autonomous functionality...
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