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Polestar 1 is a 600-hp electrified GT from Volvo


This is the Polestar 1

Polestar 1 is our Electric Performance Hybrid. In short, this means a powerful electric drivetrain with an additional boost and backup of an internal combustion engine. Polestar 1 pairs electrification with outstanding performance, gorgeous proportions, exquisite craftsmanship and innovative technology. Chosen with care, handpicked from the best suppliers in the world.


Performance electrification

With its triple battery set-up, unique combination of three electric motors and a supporting combustion engine – the Polestar 1 delivers 600 hp, 1000 Nm of torque and has an electric range of 150 km (NEDC).


Design without compromise

Polestar 1 is where world-class engineering and high-grade components meet uncompromised design. Beautiful lines with powerful, sculpted exterior surfaces are combined with state-of-the-art technology underneath. Each and every part, every detail, is there for a reason.


Performance everything

To us, performance means every part of the car – and everything that’s connected to it. A well-balanced car is a prerequisite for optimal handling and road holding – as are the components that support it.


The car

Polestar 1. A CFRP body with optimal Carbon Fibre layout. An Electric Performance Hybrid with 600 Horsepower, 1000 Nm of Torque and 150km electric range (NEDC), torque vectoring, Öhlins dampers and Akebono six piston brakes.


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