Polestar is a high-performance luxury electric independent brand of Volvo and is jointly owned by Geely. Currently, Polarstar has launched two models, namely the high-performance plug-in hybrid GT coupe Polestar 1, and the medium-sized pure electric car Polestar 2. Both models have extremely strong power performance, while retaining Volvo’s excellent luxury and high-end, and become Tesla’s strong competitors.
A few days ago, we learned from Polestar official that Polestar Polestar’s first pure electric model Polestar 2 is now available in China. From now on, consumers who booked Polestar 2 will be able to get “exclusive privileges” with a total value of 26,000 yuan (USD $3714) , and officially opened the car’s test drive service.
It is understood that the “exclusive courtesy” specially provided for early consumers includes three major items. Among them, the “pioneer courtesy” features, the 19-inch wheels equipped on the original car will be upgraded to 20-inch V-type 4 Spoke black diamond cut rims;
The “Pure Privilege Charging and Worry-Free” project includes a charging card worth 3,000 yuan (USD $429) , as well as a free charging box and basic installation services worth 10,000 yuan (USD $1429) ; Unlimited mileage vehicle warranty and three years of free road rescue services.
It can also be seen from the preferential policies provided by the Polar Star official that in the scheduled activities, the manufacturers are also full of sincerity. Polestar 2 is the second model of Polestar. The price was announced when it was first launched last year. The new car will be launched in two versions, the basic version and the first version, with prices of 298,000 yuan (USD $42571) and 460,000 yuan (USD $65714) respectively.
Based on the CMA architecture, Polestar 2 is positioned as a medium-sized luxury high-performance pure electric vehicle. Its exterior features a five-door hatchback and continues the Volvo family design philosophy. The overall shape is very fashionable.
In terms of power, the Polestar 2 is equipped with front and rear dual motors, with a combined maximum power of 408 horsepower, a peak torque of 660 Nm, and an acceleration of 100 kilometers in only 4.7 seconds. Equipped with a power battery pack with a capacity of 78kWh (72kWh for the medium version), the cruising range can reach 500km under WLTP conditions.
The appearance of Polestar 2 also shows that Volvo and Geely also have great strength in the field of pure electric vehicles.
In addition, the Polestar 2 model will also be put into production at Geely’s Luqiao plant in Chongqing, which has been used to produce Link and Volvo models.