According to Volvo, S60 models that receive the Polestar Engineered treatment are positioned above its R-Design versions. "This strategy is firmly grounded in our shared belief in an electric future for the auto industry", said Håkan Samuelsson, president and CEO at Volvo Cars. But don't forget, Polestar isn't a new thing - prior to its spinoff as a standalone brand, the Swedish tuning arm has been responsible for some of the most entertaining Volvo cars to date. Called Polestar Engineered, and designed specifically for Volvo's new 60 series T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrids, the new parts are essentially Gothenburg's answer to BMW's M-Sport line or Mercedes' AMG-line.
Fine-tuning of the engine's control unit increases the S60 electrified T8 Twin Engine output to 415hp* combined, with 670Nm of torque - the standard T8 Twin Engine delivers 400hp* and 640Nm combined.
The gearbox and brakes get some Polestar tinkering too, as does the multi-link front and rear suspension, which also gets Öhlins adjustable shock absorbers as well as a strut bar design inherited from the Polestar 1 high-performance coupé.
We'll have to wait until next week to see the all-new South Carolina-built Volvo S60 in its entirety. Instead there will be upgrades offered under the Polestar Engineered label.
That all sounds good, except for gold being the new hallmark color. The Brembo calipers are painted gold, peaking out from new lightweight wheels for the Volvo S60Polestar Engineered. Polestar emblems, black-chrome tailpipes and gold-coloured seat belts also serve to identify these flagship models.
I'll remind readers that the basis of all Volvo powertrains is a feisty little turbocharged inline-four. "All components have been fine-tuned to work together, delivering a responsive and exciting drivers' vehicle".
At this speed, wind can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees or overturn large vehicles. Environment Canada says you should continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by the service.
And it's not the only update planned for the PS4, with Sony also confirming another deal tied to the launch of Black Ops 4 . This might be confusing for those that buy the standard edition of the game and want to get the season pass down the line.
This suspension monitors vehicle movements every two milliseconds and calculates the required damping force every 10 milliseconds. The new engine features the same collection of advanced technologies found across the rest of the Ingenium engine family.
Open, two at Wimbledon and one at the Australian Open, and Nadal is up to 17 majors, second among men only to Roger Federer's 20. Thiem lost to Nadal in the second round on his Roland Garros debut in 2014, then again in last year's semi-finals.
However, the tricky winger insists he is happy to remain on Merseyside ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation . I also do not see myself as a superstar, but as part of a team that wants to achieve a lot in the World Cup'.
We should not that they don't specifically say this is a game, and it is a promotional item so it may be something quite short. Telltale's game mechanics would seem a flawless choice for adapting it for an interactive video.
Trump cast that decision as a cost-saving measure, but also called the exercises "inappropriate" while talks continue. Trump has dangled the prospect of economic investment in the North as a sweetener for giving up its nuclear weapons.
Panama World Cup Squad Photos
Sometimes going into a big tournament is about not losing and being passive but, for us, it's about playing attacking football. Constantly trying to improve, playing in a style that we've used in the previous year or so and that people have warmed to.
US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup finals
The 2015 Women's World Cup was played on artificial turf, prompting a human rights complaint from a group of elite female players. Usually referred to as just the World Cup , the tournament is the biggest sporting competition on the planet.
Monster Hunter World x Final Fantasy XIV Crossover Announced
The latest Monster Hunter: World crossover will see Final Fantasy 14's Behemoth come to the game, so good luck with that fight. With Monster Hunter World proving to be a major success, it's now World's chance for a cross-company crossover.
Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone
The CDC says there was nearly a 10% increase of suicides in the four months following Robin Williams death by suicide. Also, we need to be realistic with our loved ones who may be suffering from mental health issues.
The Shining sequel casts Ewan Mcgregor as Danny Torrance
Getting sober revives Danny's powers, and he tries to put them to good use by working with terminally ill hospice patients. According to Variety , he has lingering rage and a drinking problem that dulls his pain as well as his " shining " powers.
Trump eyes oil prices: ‘OPEC is at it again’
Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia are set to open the football world cup, which kicks off in Russian Federation on Thursday. Adding to their $500bil of losses since 2007.so if all production growth is unprofitable what makes oil prices high??
Uber wants a patent to tell if you drink and ride
Based on how the system interprets that behavior, it may adjust how it arranges a match with a driver, the application said. And when the likelihood is comparatively low, the system may match riders "normally".
Miami could be hosting some World Cup 2026 soccer games
Teenage Vancouver Whitecaps star Alphonso Davies said the chance to play for Canada on home turf would be a dream come true. The United (North American) bid received 134 votes (67%), and Iran was the only country that voted for "none of the bids".
Russian MP warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup
Unsurprisingly this lawmaker has made similarly prudish comments before, once criticizing the crop top of a local journalist. Pletneva previously criticised the #MeToo campaign against sexual harassment, tentatively spreading in Russian Federation .
The Galaxy Note 9 may be getting a big battery upgrade
ABOVE: Vis EN.DB, a prototype of Samsung Display's "Sound Display" technology, photographed at SID 2018 Display Week exhibition. The Samsung Gear S3 - the most recent watch in the line of Samsung wearables - got a great review here at Android Authority .