8th July 2021

Polestar Readies BEV Concept for Market

Polestar has committed to turning its BEV Precept concept car unveiled last year into a market ready product. It has announced the car is under full-scale development and on...


7th May 2021

Polestar Points the Way with In-Cab Video App

In a clear nod towards the perceived future of in-cabin entertainment, Polestar has developed its own video streaming app for Polestar 2. The beta app, which is available now...


11th March 2021

Polestar Eyes Up Cargo e-Scooter Sector

Polestar has collaborated with e-mobility designers in the creation of last mile e-scooter cargo delivery vehicles. The project, Re:Move, aims to exploit the changes in societal mobility since the...


25th February 2021

Polestar 2 Gets Upgraded OTA Features

Polestar has upgraded its over-the-air (OTA) capabilities for Polestar 2 vehicles boosting both maintenance access and customer safety and convenience features. Since December 2020, Polestar 2 owners in all...


2nd October 2020

Volvo Starts Production of its Own BEVs

While Volvo’s premium EV sub-brand is grabbing all the electrification headlines, the Swedish parent company has begun its own pure electric push. It has announced that production has begun...


28th September 2020

Polestar Commits to its ‘Commitment’ Car

Premium BEV manufacturer Polestar has promised to put its concept, or “commitment” car, the Precept into full production. The car, claiming leading eco-friendly credentials, had been unveiled ahead of...


10th August 2020

Hyundai Latest to Join BEV Sub-Branding

Hyundai is joining the ranks of automaker’s hiving off their all-electric products into a sub-brand. Following in the wheel tracks of Volvo’s Polestar and Aston Martin’s Lagonda, the Korean...


29th June 2020

Weekly Brief: Amazon Ready to Disrupt the Driverless Industry

Amazon’s purchase of self-driving car specialist Zoox for $1.2Bn last week will ripple across the autonomous car industry. Zoox is a six-year-old start-up based out of Silicon Valley. It...

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26th June 2020

Volvo Joins Waymo in Robo-Taxi Mission

Volvo has decided to partner with driverless mobility specialist Waymo in a bid to advance its own autonomous ambitions. The Swedish automaker, including its affiliates Polestar and Lynk &...


7th April 2020

Polestar Targets Sustainability with BEV Concept

Polestar has released more details of its latest luxury performance BEV concept highlighting its ambitions towards sustainable car production. The Polestar Precept builds on the vegan foundations presented by...


24th March 2020

Polestar Starts BEV Production Expecting Europe Bounce Back

Polestar is anticipating a swift recovery in demand for its BEV products post-virus with the start of vehicle production to serve global markets. Production of the all-electric Polestar 2...


21st October 2019

Polestar Back to Roots as Volvo Tune Shop

Its good to see Polestar is maintaining its role as the tuning shop for the Volvo brand despite being billed as the standalone BEV automaker. That’s because under the...