Volvo has announced the renewal of production of 750 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar units for 2015 and expansion of their availability to 13 countries globally. During 2015, the S60 and V60 Polestar will be available in Australia, Canada, England, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Arab Emirates and the USA.
The Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar sport a 3.0-litre six-cylinder T6 engine that produces 350 hp and 500 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the rear-biased all-wheel drive system via a 6-speed automatic transmission with steering wheel mounted paddle shfiters and a launch control system.
The 20-inch Polestar ET53 rims are shod in Michelin Pilot Super Sport 95 Y 245/35ZR20 tyres. Brembo 6 piston callipers with 371x32mm floating and ventilated Brembo front discs and 302x22mm ventilated rear discs provide stopping power. The S60 Polestar can touch 100km/h from rest in 4.9 seconds while the V60 Polestar can do the same in 5.0 seconds.
New interior features include bespoke Polestar pedals and footrest, carbon fibre trim and blue contrast stitching.