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2023 Polestar 2 Fastback AWD
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2021 Polestar 1
AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

Polestar is a relatively new brand of electric and gasoline-electric hybrid models, brought to you by the same team that’s responsible for the latest Volvo cars. Its first car, the 1, ...

2023 Polestar 2
Fastback AWD
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Specs

2021 Polestar 1
AWD
2023 Polestar 2
Fastback AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
105 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
96 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Electric
Power
600 hp @ 6,100 RPM
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Torque
737 lb-ft @ 3,300 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10.3:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 20.9 in 33.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 4.4 cu ft 12.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload 725 lbs 925 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 182 in 181.3 in
Width 79.6 in 78.1 in
Height 53.2 in 58.2 in
Wheelbase 108 in 107.7 in

Available Options

2021 Polestar 1
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Magnesium Matte
  • Magnesium Metallic
  • Midnight Matte
  • Midnight Metallic
  • Osmium Matte
  • Osmium Metallic
  • Snow Matte
  • Snow Metallic
  • Space Matte
  • Space Metallic
2023 Polestar 2
Fastback AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Jupiter Metallic
  • Magnesium Metallic
  • Midnight Metallic
  • Snow Metallic
  • Space Metallic
  • Thunder Metallic

Option Packages

  • 2" Ball Semi-Retractable Tow Hitch
  • Pilot Pack
  • Wheels: 20" 5-V Spoke Black Silver Alloy

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