The Polestar 2 will get new electrical motors in mid-life refresh

A Polestar 2 next to a wall

Enlarge / Polestar has given the Polestar 2 a brand new nostril therapy for model-year 2024. (credit score: Polestar)

The present electrical automobile renaissance has been correctly underway for a couple of years now, and we have reached the purpose the place the primary of these EVs are actually present process a mid-life refresh. Later this yr, the revised Polestar 2 will go into manufacturing, that includes extra customary gear, a brand new nostril, and all-new electrical motors.

“Sometimes within the automotive business, a facelift introduces superficial visible adjustments that always destroy the unique intention of the automotive’s design theme. With the brand new model-year Polestar 2, we fairly went under the floor and upgraded substantial tech and mechanical elements of the electrical drivetrain,” stated Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath.

The most important adjustments are reserved for the single-motor Polestar 2. It will now include an 82 kWh battery pack, in comparison with the 78 kWh packs within the twin motor automobiles, and needs to be adequate for as much as 300 miles (483 km) on a single cost, though Polestar continues to be ready on its official EPA vary estimate.

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