Volvo presents new S60 and V60 Polestar, sports models will be offered in key markets worldwide, including Italy. After the launch in 2014 in selected areas, spreading into new countries has prompted Saab to increase the annual production, which will rise from 750 to 1,500 copies.
2017 Volvo S60 e V60 to share power 367 hp
A renewed push sedans and wagons are a specific version of the 2.0-liter four-cylinder Drive-E supercharged, capable of delivering 367 hp and 470 Nm of torque, mated to eight-speed Geartronic automatic transmission. Turbine, pistons, connecting rods, camshafts, intake and exhaust have been modified by Polestar department for sports performance: according to the House is sufficient 4.7 seconds to reach 100 km / h from standstill, with the top speed electronically limited as always 250 km / h. In order to ground all the horses available, the Polestar models use a four-wheel drive standard. At the same time the aging of all components made it possible to optimize consumption, with a claimed average of 7.8 l / 100 km and 179 g / km of CO2.
2017 Volvo S60 e V60 refined solutions for the frame
Changes have also involved the chassis: were installed new alloy wheels 20 “with tires 245/35, were adopted adjustable Ohlins dampers and specific items for springs and bars. The power steering has been recalibrated to provide better handling, while the braking system adopts Brembo front discs 371 mm with six-piston calipers. the total weight was slightly reduced compared to the previous series (20 to 24 kg depending on the version), and has been optimized weight distribution.
Pending the official price list for our market and the list of options, it is certain that the budget of Polestar models include the aero kit and interior leather trim and carbon fiber. Customers can order the new Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar in the colors Rebel Blue, Onyx Black, Bright Silver and Ice White.