Polestar has boosted the 2.0 liter 4-cylinder Volvo S60 and V60 T6 to give 367 hp and 470 Nm. The Polestar engineers did not hesitate to plunge into the engine to give it a bigger turbo, new compressor, connecting rods, fuel pump, air filter and camshafts and greater air intake. Coupled with an active exhaust system a dual output, BorgWarner wheel drive and automatic transmission to 8 reports.
Until now, these S60 and V60 Polestar By relying on a gasoline V6 biturbo 3.0-liter engine, developing 350 horsepower and 500 Nm. But the Swedish manufacturer has decided to replace the engine with a smaller but more powerful bloc . The new four-cylinder 2.0-liter supercharged turbo develops 367 hp maximum power, although torque is limited to 470 Nm.
The Drive-E engine is already used in the S60 and V60 standards, but Polestar variants receive a larger turbocharger, a larger air intake, a fuel pump of greater capacity, new rods and new trees cam. In addition, automatic eight-speed transmission has been revised by Polestar to improve performance. Both cars come standard with 4WD and do the 0 to 100 km / h in 4.7 seconds. Polestar has also reduced the weight of two cars by 20 kg compared to the outgoing models. The new S60 and V60 Polestar are equipped with alloy wheels of 20 inches, an electro-assisted steering specially tuned and grooved brake discs 371 mm.