Presented serial Volvo S60 Polestar sedan

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Swedish automaker Volvo in collaboration with Polestar Performance presented at the event, Gothenburg City Race was built in a single copy a loaded Volvo S60 Polestar sedan, which in future could compete with such cars as the BMW M3 and Mercedes C63 AMG. Under the hood of new items placed an upgraded 3.0-liter six-cylinder petrol engine from the top-end version of the S60 T6. In the base 304 hp it gives and sedan can accelerate from zero to hundred in 6.1 seconds (top speed of 250 km/h). But engineers have made a number of changes to the engine, including the installation of a turbine on Garret 3171, which increased the power to 508 hp and 575 Nm. Working in tandem with 6-speed manual, four-wheel drive Volvo S60 Polestar is gaining hundreds of places with just 3.9 seconds and a top speed now exceeds 300 km/h. Technically, the car also received recustomized sports suspension with shock absorbers Ohlins, powerful brakes from Brembo and clutch Haldex. Externally, the Volvo S60 Polestar became 20 mm wider at the expense of extended wheel arches under the 19-inch wheels, “wrapped” in a low-profile tire dimension 265/30 R19. In addition, the sedan got a new front bumper with larger air intakes, a new rear bumper with integrated diffuser and a small spoiler on the trunk lid. Inside, newly-developed set sports seats with improved lateral support and the padding is made of Alcantara. It later emerged that the Volvo S60 Polestar sedan is built on the individual customer’s order from the United States, which gave the car for $ 300 000. But the company reported that the interest from buyers this sedan can be launched in limited production. The serial version In mid-April 2013, Volvo Polestar Racing in conjunction with the provided serial version of sedan S60 Polestar, which will be released a limited edition of 100 cars, and only for the Australian market. As a concept, the Volvo S60 Polestar serial was aerodynamic, recustomized chassis and 3.0-liter six-cylinder turbo version of the T6, but its power is 350 hp and 500 Nm. Working in tandem with dedicated six automatic gearbox, the car, the weight of which is equal to 1684 kg, with hundreds gathering place in 4.9 seconds and a top speed limited to 250 km/h. In addition to the corporate blue Volvo S60 Polestar can be ordered in a dark green color Swedish Racing Green. The price of the car is not called, but it will be no less than $ 100 000. If sales of the model in the Green Continent go well, it is possible the emergence of new products in other markets.

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