Development Polestar Engineered debuts with the new S60 T8 Plug-in Hybrid
Premium Vehicle ManufacturerVolvo Cars introduces a new special development - Polestar Engineered, which will be available for the new T8 Plug-in Hybrid Hybrid Volvo Series 60. The announcement comes a week before the world premiere of the new S60 sports sedan, which will take place together with the opening of Volvo's new plant in Charleston, South Carolina. It will be the only production center for the new Volvo S60 - the first Volvo model to be produced in the US.
The Polestar Engineered Polestar Engineered is a complete solution that implements the Polestarza engineering experience of Polestarza's optimization of drive, brakes, suspension and engine control, and reflects the commitment to electrification of Volvo and Polestar.
"Electric cars are our future,"said Hakan Samuelsson, president and CEO of Volvo Cars.
"Today is a new era for Volvo electrified models optimized by Polestar for improved performance. This strategy is firmly grounded in our shared belief in the electric future of the automotive industry."
Polestar Engineered debuts with the upcoming world premiere of the new luxury S60 sports sedan. The optimization will be available exclusively for the T8 Plug-in Hybrid Equipment of the R-Design.Polestar Engineered equipment will also be available with the new Volvo V60 as well as the new HS60 in limited quantities in the Volvo dealers as well as the Premium Premium Care program would be a Volvo part of world markets.
The new lightweight wheels feature an open design that shows grabbing eye-catching discs in gold - the new distinctive color for Polestar components. Polestar emblem, black chrome exhaust pipes and golden safety belt other distinguishing features of Polestar optimization models.
Brembo monoblock brake discs are a complete casting and are optimized for greater rigidity. Brake linings have increased temperature resistance while the design of the brake discs helps to dissipate the heat. Pollen Engineered includes Multi-link front and rear suspension with built-in Öhlins shock absorbers that allow hardening of the springs while the comfort is preserved.
Suspension type and adjustable damping design are the same as the Plug-in Hybrid Polestar 1. The actual engine settings increase the combined power of the S60 T8 Twin Engine to 415 hp coupled with 670 Nm of torque. The standard T8 Twin Engine delivers 400 hp. and 640 Nm of torque. Software optimization improves fuel economy and carbon emissions and improves automatic speed selection. *
"The new S60 T8 Polestar Engineered sports sedan is an electrified car that does what you want from it,"said Henry Gene, senior vice president of Volvo Cars research and development.
"All components are tuned to work in sync to provide impressive and exciting driving."