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CleanTechnica Exclusive: Polestar Will Open Its 1st Store In Oslo

September 18th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley

Are Hansen of Norway is an active member of the CleanTechnica community. A few days ago, he was walking through a part of Oslo that features many upscale shopping locations and spotted something unusual. So he snapped some photos and forwarded then to us, along with a news report from Norwegian news source ABC Nyheter

Production Of The Polestar 1 Begins At New Chengdu Manufacturing Plant

August 29th, 2019 | by Kyle Field

Volvo electric vehicle offshoot Polestar has taken a massive step towards putting its vehicles into the hands of customers with the opening of its first factory in Chengdu, China. The commissioning of the new factory comes as the company announces the start of production of its flagship hybrid Polestar 1 vehicle

The Polestar 2 Will Bring Electric Luxury & Performance In 2020

February 27th, 2019 | by Kyle Field

Polestar has taken a step towards establishing itself as a serious competitor in the performance electric vehicle space with today's unveiling of the brand's first fully electric vehicle, the Polestar 2. The reveal was streamed live this morning  from Gothenburg, Sweden, where Polestar's CEO presented the car and all of its features to an audience of hooping and hollering fans / employees

Watch Polestar Unveil Its Model Y Competitor Here On CleanTechnica

February 26th, 2019 | by Kyle Field

Volvo's fully electric startup Polestar is set to reveal its second entry into the fully electric vehicle race tomorrow, February 27, at 13:00 CET / 7:00 EST / 4:00 PST. The event will be televised, or at least livestreamed, via a webcast that we have conveniently embedded at the bottom of this article. Go ahead, skip on down without reading the rest, we won't judge you

Polestar 1 Prototypes In Production — CleanTechnica Interview

November 17th, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

Polestar 1 verification prototypes are now in production in Gothenburg, Sweden. They will be used for various tests and assessments before manufacturing the production version, a 600 horsepower hybrid vehicle with an electric-only range of 150 kilometers (or 93 miles). Sofia Björnesson, Commercial Project Leader for Polestar 1, recently answered some questions for CleanTechnica

Volvo Jump-Starts Polestar As Performance Electric Car Brand

June 30th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

Volvo's indelible print on the history of cars has earned it a good place in the eyes of many. Volvo was the carmaker that invented the three-point seatbelt found in every car today. Instead of keeping the IP, it opened it up to everyone — the right thing to do. But Volvo and electric haven't mixed too much so far ... yet

Volvo Electrifying All Models By 2019

July 5th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Volvo has announced that every car it makes will come with a battery and an electric motor starting in 2019. It will also bring its first all electric car to market that year.

Polestar Now An Electric Sports Car Company!

June 21st, 2017 | by Jo Borrás

Polestar has been making a name for itself on race tracks around the world by providing some of the closest and most exciting race finishes in recent history. Now, the Volvo-owned tuning firm is going to be competing with the real big boys in the automotive business — by becoming a manufacturer in its own right

Volvo Purchases Polestar

July 16th, 2015 | by Nicholas Brown

Originally published on Kompulsa. News on the street is that Volvo Cars has purchased Polestar Performance AB and Polestar Holding [&hellip

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