Polestar is considered one of a handful of startup automakers centered on constructing electrical automobiles. It has a head begin on the pack, although. It started as a efficiency division of Volvo earlier than spinning off to develop its personal merchandise.
If you happen to haven’t seen a Polestar on the highway, it’s possible you’ll know the corporate from TV promoting that takes veiled photographs at Tesla CEO Elon Musk with guarantees that Polestar focuses on Earth, not Mars.
The corporate offered all 1,500 models of its Polestar 1 efficiency automotive. It at the moment builds simply the Polestar 2, a rugged-looking fastback sedan with as much as 270 miles of vary and 408 horsepower (although essentially the most potent model has a decrease vary).
It has begun promoting a Polestar 3 efficiency SUV, anticipated to premiere in October. A bigger Polestar 4 SUV appears behind it in growth, whereas an ultra-luxe Polestar 5 Grand Tourer is within the works.
In regards to the Polestar 6
As an idea, Polestar’s first drop-top was known as the Polestar 02. That might make for a complicated manufacturing title, although, because the firm’s best-selling product known as the Polestar 2. So, the beautiful little drop-top will put on a Polestar 6 badge.
The 6 will journey on a bonded aluminum body and use an 800-volt structure just like the Porsche Taycan to allow sooner charging than lots of immediately’s electrical automobiles (EVs).
Polestar says the platform can deal with as much as 884 horsepower, with a motor on every axle for all-wheel-drive grip. The corporate is aiming for a 0-60 mph time of three.2 seconds.
The automotive will launch with a “Polestar 6 LA Idea version” in the identical sky blue because the 02 idea, restricted to 500 examples. However you’ll have to attend – Polestar expects the 6 to achieve manufacturing as a 2026 model.