The Polestar 1 is a plug-in hybrid with two electric motors driving the rear wheels and a gas engine driving the front wheels. Together, these generate 609 hp and 738 lb-ft of torque.
Polestar 1 has a sustainable triple battery setup featuring the latest chemical technology. One in the tunnel and two in the rear provide 34 kWh and an approximate range of 84 kilometres (EPA) in pure electric mode.
The combustion engine in the Polestar 1 is a high-performance gas in-line four-cylinder engine that's both supercharged and turbocharged.
The rear wheels of the Polestar 1 are powered by twin electric motors. Each one has a maximum power output of 85 kW (116 hp). In addition, the Polestar 1 is equipped with an Integrated Starter Generator (ISG) that adds an additional 52 kW (68 hp). The fastest, easiest way to charge at home is to install your own AC wallbox.