The package will be applied to the T8 Twin Engine models - finding its way first onto the plug-in hybrid variant of the new S60, followed by the V60 and XC60. That's an increase of 11kW and 30Nm over the standard 298kW/640Nm T8 Twin Engine setup.
A revised ECU raises the total power output of the Polestar Engineered to 409bhp - at least in the United States, though Volvo sources say that UK cars should be roughly the same.
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.
The announcement comes one week before the company will reveal its new S60 premium sports sedan at the inauguration of its first U.S. manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina.
Woman Preemptively Sues NASA to Keep Her Treasure A Tennessee woman is proactively suing NASA to keep what she says is a vial of moon dust gifted from astronaut Neil Armstrong . The federal agents believed the 74-year-old had stolen the artefacts (she was never charged and successfully sued the agents).
With Polestar Engineered, various aspects of the auto like the wheels, brakes, suspension and engine control unit are improved using Polestar's performance engineering expertise. The tweaks are also expected to improve refinement of the eight-speed automatic transmission and lower the fuel consumption.
Not to be confused with the new Polestar EV brand, Polestar Engineered trim will include new wheels, brakes, suspension and engine control units. The Brembo calipers are painted gold, peaking out from new lightweight wheels for the Volvo S60Polestar Engineered. The yellow hue is to become the new hallmark color for Polestar. Polestar emblems, black chrome exhaust pipes and gold seat belts round out the package's visual enhancements.
As with recent fast Volvos, the S60 T8 will receive Ohlins dampers - in this case the very fancy DFV items - using a design that's shared with the Polestar 1. "All components have been fine-tuned to work together, delivering a responsive and exciting drivers' vehicle".
President Donald Trump welcomed the news, tweeting: "The U.S., together with Mexico and Canada, just got the World Cup ". The FIFA congress announced Wednesday it had selected Canada, the United States and Mexico to host the tournament.
Among people age 10 to 34, suicide was the No. 2 cause of death in 2016, coming just after deaths from unintentional injuries. What's more, people with depression are at higher risk for a range of other health issues.
One teaser even suggested it'll have a 95% or more ratio but we'll have to wait and see if Vivo can be beaten by this new device. Form and function can not be separated and in the ultimate bezel-less phone, the performance also needs to be optimal.
Netflix's take on streaming games apparently involves remaking them on some level so they can play nice with the service. A Netflix representative said a five-part Minecraft: Story Mode adaptation would be coming to its service in the fall.
Tesla has been trying to hit a 5000 per week production target for its Model 3 sedan after facing initial production hiccups. Tesla CEO Elon Musk bought 72,500 shares of his company this week, according to Security and Exchange Commission filings.
Also, it noted the rural index rose by 1.08 per cent in May, up by 0.26 per cent from the rate recorded in April (0.82) per cent. The corresponding twelve-month year-on-year average percentage change for the urban index is 15.10 percent in May 2018.
While there was no new Black Ops 4 news shared by Activision during Sony's E3 showcase, there was a big update made. Call of Duty: Black Ops III was originally out in 2015 on PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, and PS4.
Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia are set to open the football world cup, which kicks off in Russian Federation on Thursday. A mix of new US sanctions on Iran , chaos in Venezuela and robust global growth has tightened the oil market.
John Cena Joins Jackie Chan’s ‘Project X’
Deadline .com says the Marine was fooled by the villains into thinking he was working to seize illegally-gained Chinese assets. In case you've been living under a rock, Cena is quickly becoming a hot commodity in entertainment.
Appeal court slashes Rebel Wilson’s defamation payout
Last year Wilson won a case against publisher Bauer Media over articles that she said had wrongly portrayed her as a serial liar. Wilson said in April that she and her legal team were "very confident" the original defamation payout would be upheld.
Severe T-Storm Watch in effect for CNY — ALERT
The forecast expects the thunderstorms to develop this afternoon as a cold front moves through. The storm system is capable of producing strong wind gusts and up to nickel-sized hailstones.
Analysts Ratings for Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on shares of Boston Scientific in a research note on Friday , February 23rd. Also, SVP John Bradley Sorenson sold 2,200 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 20th.
Kim Deal Signals North Korea May Never Give Up Its Nukes
The U.S. has stationed combat troops in South Korea since the end of the Korean War and has used them in a variety of drills. Ordinary North Koreans consistently voice unequivocal support for the leadership when speaking to foreign media.
Jaguar E-Pace gets more features
The new option is a 2.0 litre Ingenium four-pot with 197bhp, enough for a 7.7 sprint to 62mph and official economy of 34.4mpg. It responds to the driver's input and road surface changes to provide better control and minimise body roll.
Uber wants to patent technology to detect drunk riders
The app's ability to predict user behaviour could also be used by Uber drivers to detect user's vulnerability. For example, a rider who has Parkinson's or a hand tremor might be recognized by the app as being drunk.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 may boast 4000mAh battery
Apparently, the Gear S4 is going to ship with a 470mAh battery on board, a huge upgrade from the 380mAh battery on the Gear S3. At the Display Week event in May, Samsung exhibited a full-screen OLED prototype that it formally called "Sound on Display".