Ultimatecarpage.com forums

Ultimatecarpage.com forums (https://www.ultimatecarpage.com/forum/index.php)
-   Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out (https://www.ultimatecarpage.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=23)
-   -   Volvo S60/V60 (2nd gen) Polestar 2013-2018 (https://www.ultimatecarpage.com/forum/showthread.php?t=45871)

Duell 04-22-2013 11:38 AM

Volvo S60/V60 (2nd gen) Polestar 2013-2018
6 Attachment(s)
[url="http://www.ultimatecarpage.com/car/5535/Volvo-S60-Polestar.html"]2013 Volvo S60 Polestar - Images, Specifications and Information[/url]

Configuration : T6 Straight 6
Location : Front, transversely mounted
Displacement : 2.953 liter / 180.2 cu in
Valvetrain : 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed : Fuel Injection
Aspiration : Borg Warner Turbo
Power : 344 bhp / 257 KW @ 5700 rpm
Torque : 500 Nm / 369 ft lbs @ 2800 rpm
BHP/Liter : 116 bhp / liter

Chassis : unitary steel
Brakes : ventilated discs, all-round, ABS
Gearbox : AWF21 6 speed Automatic
Drive : All wheel drive

Performance figures
Top Speed : 250 km/h (155 mph) (limited)
0-100 km/h : 4.9 s

[URL="http://www.ultimatecarpage.com/forum/showthread.php?t=45389"]Volvo S60 Polestar Concept 2012[/URL]

Duell 04-22-2013 11:41 AM

5 Attachment(s)
I wonder, should some one tell Polestar that the [URL="http://www.ultimatecarpage.com/forum/showthread.php?t=40477&page=2#47"]Volvo S60 just got a facelift [/URL]:confused:

Man of Steel 04-22-2013 11:43 AM

Yes - they built it. :)

Luckily, 'crazy' concepts like this can still evolve into production form.

Duell 04-22-2013 11:44 AM

2 Attachment(s)
S60 Polestar #3

jcp123 04-22-2013 01:01 PM

Sick car. Not a fan of the basic styling but the enhancements are A-1, I love a rather sleepy looking bruiser.

Ferrer 04-22-2013 10:34 PM

[quote=Man of Steel;994999]Yes - they built it. :)

Luckily, 'crazy' concepts like this can still evolve into production form.[/quote]
Actually it is little more than a standard S60 T6 with a bodykit, some blue paint and a reflashed ECU... :(

Duell 04-22-2013 11:01 PM

[quote=Ferrer;995035]Actually it is little more than a standard S60 T6 with a bodykit, some blue paint and a reflashed ECU... :([/quote]

I wanted to prove you wrong, but I can't.
Just looked up some stats.

Standard S60 T6 AWD
Max Output : 304bhp at 5400rpm
440NM at 2100rpm
Top speed : 250 km/h
0-100 : 6.1sec

S60 T6 AWD Polestar
Max Output : 344bhp at 5700rpm
500NM at 2800rpm
Top speed : 250 km/h
0-100 : 4.9sec

Meh :rolleyes:

Man of Steel 04-23-2013 03:03 AM

I would still dig it for +40 bhp and the flashy blue paint, but indeed I am now aware it is not as special as I thought it was be. Reason for this is that I am totally blindsided on Volvo's current model range. Definitely no outrageous concept evolved into production then - bummer.

pimento 04-23-2013 05:40 AM

No suspension work done?

Ferrer 04-23-2013 05:59 AM

It still even has the automatic gearbox from the standard S60 T6.

Maybe they are testing the waters to see if they can [I]get away with it[/I]?
[quote=pimento;995048]No suspension work done?[/quote]
Yeah, probably something that ruined the ride.

pimento 04-23-2013 06:14 AM

Even in the mid-90s when they were still using a 4-speed auto, more 850Rs were sold here with the auto than the manual. The manual had more power, more torque (on overboost) more gears and an LSD.. and it was probably cheaper. So.. not surprised this'uns an auto too. Seems like it's basically what the R version should be, really. Still.. if it works and is successful, maybe it'll pave the way for a more nutter version. Polestar R.

Ferrer 04-23-2013 06:40 AM

You see, much like 190E 2.6s (amongst many other cars), no one bought autos back then here.

But well, I guess this is progress.

Polestar is such a silly name though...

Cobrafan427 04-23-2013 06:52 AM


Polestar is such a silly name though...[/quote]

Anyone else think of strippers?

pimento 04-23-2013 10:30 PM

[quote=Cobrafan427;995057]Anyone else think of strippers?[/quote]

I imagine it's supposed to evoke thoughts of pole position, but.. yes. Sounds like a new reality TV show..

Duell 01-08-2017 01:41 PM

6 Attachment(s)
[B]The S60 and V60 [COLOR="Blue"][B]Polestar[/B][/COLOR] 2016-[/B]

Performance Volvo S60 Polestar 0-100 km/h 4.7 sec 0-200 km/h 17.2 sec 0-60 mph 4.4 sec 0-120 mph 14.6 sec Top speed 250 km/h*/155 mph*

Volvo V60 Polestar 0-100 km/h 4.8 sec 0-200 km/h 17.4 sec 0-60 mph 4.5 sec 0-120 mph 15.8 sec Top speed 250 km/h*/155 mph*
* = Electronically limited

Chassis Adjustable Polestar Öhlins shock absorbers Front strut brace with carbon fibre enforcement Stiffer top mount front and rear Stiffer tie blade bushing Polestar optimised steering 80% stiffer springs compared to S/V60 T6 R-Design Front: 60 N/mm Rear: 67 N/mm (S60) 72 N/mm (V60)

Engine 4-cylinder inline engine with turbo and supercharger 1969 cc 270 kW (367 hp DIN / 362 hp SAE) @ 6000 rpm 470 Nm (347 lb-ft) @ 3100-5100 rpm Max 7000 rpm Max boost 2.0 bar Polestar 3.0” stainless full-flow active exhaust system with twin 3.5” tail pipes New turbo New conrods New camshaft New fuel pump New air filter Larger air intake

Transmission BorgWarner four-wheel drive Polestar calibration for more rear torque dynamic distribution Polestar calibrated stability control system 8-speed Geartronic automatic gearbox with paddle shifters Faster gearshifts Curve-hold functionality Off-throttle functionality Optimised shift precision

Tyres and rims Michelin Pilot Super Sport 245/35 ZR20 (95Y) XL New Polestar bespoke rims, 20×8”

Brakes Front: Polestar/Brembo 6 piston brake calipers 371×32 mm ventilated and floating Brembo discs Rear: 302×22 mm ventilated discs

Curb weight:
1751 kg / 3860 lb (S60)
1796 kg / 3960 lb (V60)

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:56 PM.

© 1998 - 2019 Ultimatecarpage.com