An Evening with Polestar
It all started with an idea. An idea for electrified performance cars that combine innovation and expertise in one, obsessively designed, package. This idea then grew and grew, from a series of sketches to actual cars. Cars which will be delivered to customers this year.
On the roadshow rolls. The Polestar roadshow brings our cars to the people, letting people get up close with our products while picking the brains of Polestar experts.
“Simplifying car ownership really vibes with me,” says YouTuber and published author Jenny Mustard. “So does the fact that you’re investigating the sustainability angle very seriously.”
Leather has been the final word in premium material since before cows were domesticated. And for too long, this meat industry by-product (let’s call a spade a spade here) has occupied the top spot when it comes to the ultimate upholstery. It’s tradition.
Your configuration says something about you. It may say that you favour a juxtaposition between exterior and interior colours. It may say increased performance isn’t a priority, but gold seatbelts are.
When we broke up with the conventions of the car industry, we bade a strong and unambiguous farewell to the old. Outdated methods, conventional outlooks, anything that could be explained away with the phrase “we’ve always done it this way”, we were done with all of that.
Villa Cora, perched on the hills above Florence, was commissioned by Baron Oppenheim at the end of the 19th century. It has sculpted gardens, suites, and an entire floor dedicated to Empress Eugenia, widow of Napoleon III. Villa Cora, it’s safe to say, almost has it all. Almost.
“It handles and rides with real sophistication…and just oozes cool.”
Khyzyl Saleem is a Guildford-based self-taught concept artist and car design maverick, known for giving his imagination the reins and producing designs which are both works of art and fantasies realised. His designs don’t have hint of compromise. The only limit is his own creativity.