Polestar has finally pulled the handles off the 2023 Polestar 3 electric SUV. It’s centered on the identical SPA 2 system as the future Volvo EX90. Give its dimensions and electric power, the Polestar 3 is prepared to struggle other functionality focused SUVs, like the Porsche Cayenne.
The 2023 Polestar 3 is the initially product that has been made for the manufacturer from the start and it is also the to start with to get the brand’s new design language, which debuted with the Precept thought. Speaking of the Principle concept, Polestar has now confirmed a production edition that will get there in 2024 as the Polestar 5.
The Polestar 3 measures 192.9 inches extended and 64 inches tall, which helps make it just slightly smaller sized than the Cayenne. Polestar put an emphasis on aerodynamics, which aids the 3 get a low drag coefficient of .29. At the entrance there is the brand’s signature Y-formed headlights and a heated SmartZone panel that contains a number of sensors and cameras. Over-all the search of the Polestar 3 is quite eye-catching with its muscular design and black trim.
Inside of the Polestar 3 receives a identical minimalistic design topic like the Polestar 2. There is an 14.5-inch touchscreen and a horizontal 9-inch gauge cluster screen. The Polestar 3 will only be accessible with two rows of seats.
The Polestar 3 is powered by a 111-kWh battery pack, but it doesn’t get 800-volt tech. It can take charging speeds of up to 250 kW. The initial Polestar to get 800-volt tech will be the Polestar 5. The Polestar 3 can be billed from 10-80 % in 30 minutes, whilst an 11-kW property charger can demand it from -100 percent in 11 several hours. Bi-directional charging is also integrated so the Polestar 3 can electric power appliances, other vehicles and even send out electrical power back again to the power grid.
For not there is only 1 powertrain, with an electric motor at every axle. The whole output is 489 horsepower and 620 pound-feet of torque, which accelerates it from -60 mph in 4.9 seconds. The $6,000 Efficiency Pack ups individuals rankings to 517 hp and 671 lb-ft, and also decreases the -60 time by .3 seconds. Polestar estimates that it will have a 300 mile EPA range, which is lessened to 270 miles with the Efficiency Offer.
The pricing for the Polestar 3 begins at $85,300. The first deliveries are envisioned in the fourth quarter of 2023.