VolvoV60 Polestar

Volvo V60 Polestar

Polestar, Volvo's performance division, applies its label to the Swedish automaker's products in two ways. There are the full Polestar cars, like the 367-horsepower V60 and S60 Polestars, with seriously reworked suspension and more boost from the factory. Then there are the Polestar-optimized cars,…


The 2017 Volvo V60 T6 AWD gets better with a Polestar ECU

Optimized for drivability, not just speed.

Designed for the S60, V60, and XC60 in T6 AWD trim, this ECU upgrade is supposed to improve drivability instead of outright speed.
Polestar pushes the S60 and V60 to 367 horsepower

The engine is now the Drive-E four-cylinder.

The 2016 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar now use the twin-charged Drive-E engine to make 367 horsepower and 347 pound-feet of torque. The models are also 97 pounds lighter than last year and get slotted Brembo brakes. Deliveries begin this summer.
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The 2017 Volvo V60 T6 AWD gets better with a Polestar ECU
Designed for the S60, V60, and XC60 in T6 AWD trim, this ECU upgrade is supposed to improve drivability instead of outright speed.