Swedish multinational manufacturing company, Volvo has launched its new car, the S60 Polestar in the country at Rs 52.50 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The performance oriented car is priced Rs 52.50 lakh in India (ex-showroom Delhi).
The S60 Polestar has a 2.0-litre T6 engine under the hood. The power mill is both turbocharged and supercharged and churns out 367bhp and 470Nm of peak torque. Power is supplied to all the wheels via an eight-speed automatic gearbox and an electronically controlled all-wheel-drive system with torque vectoring.
Thanks to this setting, the S60 is capable doing a sprint from 0-100kmph in just 4.7 seconds.
Polestar has made many important changes in the S60 sedan such as for more performance the automaker has optimised the 8-speed gearbox.
The dampers are Polestar Ohlins that are manually adjustable for different types of ride quality. The 20-inch wheels are paired with Michelin Pilot Super Sports tyres. The brakes have also received an upgrade and Brembo ventilated and slotted brake discs for better stopping power have been installed.
The Volvo S60 Polestar will give stiff competition to Mercedes-Benz CLA AMG 45 and the Audi S5 in the Indian market.