Swedish company Volvo Cars launched S60 Polestar In India at a price of ₹ 52.5 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This is first car in the ‘Polestar’ segment which has been launched by Volvo in India.
The latest model Volvo S60 Polestar has 2.0 Litre T6 engine that is both turbocharged and supercharged with 4 cylinders. This engine produces 367 bhp power and develops a peak torque of 470 Nm. Its engine built with an 8-speed automatic transmission unit with paddle shifters. Top speed of the car limited at 250 kmph and it sprint 0-100 kmph in 4.7 seconds.
The optimized 8-speed gearbox has perform better than its predator. The Polestar Ohlins dampers are manually adjustable for different types of ride quality. The Volvo S60 Polestar comes with 20-inch wheels with Michelin Pilot Super Sport tyres which gives it a stunning looks.
The Volvo S60 Polestar comes with dual front airbags, passenger airbags and SIPS airbags along with whiplash protection for the front seat, ISOFIX mounts, Emergency Brake Assist (EBA) and more.
The 2017 Volvo S60 Polestar is 20 kg lighter than the earlier model. The car comes with metal foot pedals, carbon fibre treatment for the centre console, and an infotainment display at the centre of the dashboard. The car also gets a new chrome-accented gear lever with ‘Polestar’ branding.
The Volvo S60 Polestar will compete in India against the Mercedes Benz CLA AMG 45 and the Audi S5.