Polestar Introduces High-Performance Electric SUV Coupe: Polestar 4

What’s Happening: Polestar has unveiled the Polestar 4, an electric performance SUV coupe and the fastest production car from the brand so far. The vehicle combines design elements from the Polestar Precept concept car and sustainable materials, positioning itself between the Polestar 2 and Polestar 3 in size and price.

Why It Matters: The Polestar 4 represents a new breed of SUV coupe that prioritizes rear occupant comfort and sustainability. Its design innovations and performance characteristics make it a competitive option in the electric vehicle market, while its use of sustainable materials showcases the brand’s commitment to reducing its environmental impact.

Polestar Introduces High-Performance Electric SUV Coupe: Polestar 4

Key Points:

  • The Polestar 4 is built on Geely Holding’s Sustainable Experience Architecture (SEA), featuring a large body, long wheelbase, and spacious interior.
  • The vehicle’s design eliminates the rear window, allowing for an immersive rear occupant experience, and features adjustable ambient lighting inspired by the solar system.
  • Sustainable materials replace traditional solutions, with measures for greater supply chain transparency, including blockchain traceability for risk materials in the batteries.
  • The Polestar 4 is the fastest production car from the brand, capable of accelerating from 0-60 mph in less than 3.8 seconds, with a maximum power output of 400 kW (544 hp).
  • Both dual- and single-motor versions will be available, featuring a 102 kWh battery and up to 200 kW DC and 22 kW AC charging.
  • The vehicle’s infotainment system is powered by Android Automotive OS, and features a 15.4-inch landscape-oriented screen, Google Assistant, Google Maps, and Google Play.
  • Safety features include nine airbags, the SuperVision Advanced Driver Assistance System from Mobileye, and a driver monitoring camera to help avoid incidents related to fatigue or incapacitation.

Bottom Line: The Polestar 4 marks a significant step forward for the brand, blending innovative design, sustainability, and high performance. This electric SUV coupe will likely appeal to environmentally conscious consumers who don’t want to compromise on comfort, driving experience, or style. Production is set to begin in China in November 2023, with North American market details to be presented in 2024 and an indicative launch price starting from $60,000 USD.


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