The Takeaway: Polestar is a new car company with the resources of a big automotive corporation—Volvo and its parent company, Geely. Its first all-electric sedan is a polished, high-tech, legitimate alternative to the Tesla Model 3, but with slightly less range.
Base Price: $59,900 (not including $7,500 EV rebate)
Range: 291 miles (Polestar estimates “mid-200s” for typical use )
Power: 408 hp, 487 lb.-ft.
Zero to 60: 4.45 sec.
Battery capacity: 78 kWh
Charge time (11kW home box, zero to 100%): 8 hours
Charge time (public 150kW DC fast charger, zero to 80%): 40 minutespopularmechanics Polestar 2 Review | Electric Cars 2020