Recall, Polestar is now a standalone brand so will no longer be building dedicated performance offerings for Volvo like the current S60 and V60 Polestar models. That's an increase of 11kW and 30Nm over the standard 298kW/640Nm T8 Twin Engine setup. "This strategy is firmly grounded in our shared belief in an electric future for the auto industry".
Volvo has launched Polestar Engineered: a performance package created to give a sporty edge to the Swedish brand's lineup, setting the likes of the Audi S4 and BMW 340i M Sport in its sights.
Volvo Cars and Polestar have introduced a new electrified performance upgrade programme called Polestar Engineered, which will first be offered for T8 Twin Engine versions of the Volvo S60.
We'll have to wait until next week to see the all-new South Carolina-built Volvo S60 in its entirety. The 2019 S60 will become the first American-made Volvo. It can be found on the Brembo brake calipers, as well as the seat belts and shock absorbers.
The Brembo mono-block brake callipers are cast in one piece and optimised for rigidity.
However, judging by the recent release of the S60 T8 Polestar Engineered, it might be more accurate to say that "electrification" is the future of Volvo. The software upgrades improve fuel consumption and emissions-neutral performance, and refines the automatic gear selection.
With Polestar having recently split off into a separate premium brand focusing on electrification, it might seem unusual to see the badge return to a "conventional" Volvo product.
The shocks are borrowed from the Polestar 1 hybrid performance vehicle, meaning they are adjustable.
Henrik Green, senior vice-president of research and development at Volvo, said that the parts have been "fine-tuned to work together, delivering a responsive and exciting driver's car".
The E-Pace can now recognise the approaching driver from the key fob and the driver's smartphone Bluetooth signal. Alongside the new engine, Jaguar's introducing clever self-learning technology dubbed Smart Settings.
The Retail Prices Index (RPI), a separate measure on inflation, was 3.3 per cent last month, down from 3.4 per cent in April. The RBI in its bid to tighten inflation , increased repo rate last week, for the first time in more than four years.
The regional bid proved more appealing this time and the North Americans even collected 11 votes from Africa. The World Cup is due to feature 48 teams and will take place across three countries for the first time.
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 . New leaked information has appeared online , claiming that the Call of Duty private will be held August 2018.
Trump's announcement appeared to catch the Pentagon and officials in Seoul off guard, and some South Koreans were alarmed. He added that it would be impossible to verify completely whether North Korea completely denuclearized.
ABOVE: Vis EN.DB, a prototype of Samsung Display's "Sound Display" technology, photographed at SID 2018 Display Week exhibition. If the rumors turn out to be correct, the Samsung Galaxy S10 and the LG G8 will both come without bezels and without a notch.
For the 22-year-old Czechs, it was their first Slam title. "I had a tough moment in the third set when I had a bit of cramp". Considered to be declining two years ago, Nadal and friendly rival Roger Federer have now won the last six grand slams.
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 .
On the eve of the historic match, Afghanistan captain Asghar Stanikzai said his team faced sky-high expectations at home. Test cricket is a different beast and Rashid's real battle starts now.
Trudeau 's Remarks to Cost Canada 'a Lot of Money'
I really did, other than he had a news conference, that he had because he assumed I was in an airplane and I wasn't watching. The admission was a rare act of contrition from the Trump White House , where public apologies are few. "And Justin.
World Cup Coming To North America, But Chicago Won’t Host Games
An opening ceremony before the match will feature Will Smith singing Live It Up, the official anthem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup . CONCACAF, the governing body for soccer in North America, Central America and the Caribbean, has seven slots in the World Cup .
Rebel Wilson's Australian-record defamation payout slashed
Speaking on behalf of Bauer Media , general counsel, Adrian Goss, said: "It was important for us to revisit the award of damages". However the Court of Appeal found "there was no basis in the evidence for making any award of damages for economic loss".
Trump’s Mostly Meaningless Summit With Kim
The meeting was the first time a sitting USA president has met North Korea's leader, and caps a remarkable turnaround for the two. Warmbier, said Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman, is "a constant reminder to me about the evil nature of this regime".
Telltale is working on a Stranger Things game
And more importantly (I think, anyway), a new game based on the hit Netflix series Stranger Things series is also in the works. This is an "interactive narrative story", an extension of the interactive videos that Netflix already has on its service .
Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone
Suicide rates inched up in almost every US state from 1999 through 2016, according to a new government report released Thursday. While many people believe mentioning suicide to a person in despair only makes matters worse, the opposite is true.
Donald Trump reignites Opec spat over 'too high' oil prices
The benchmark price of crude has surged from around $50 a barrel last summer to within a breath of $80 a barrel a few weeks ago. Russia's production was 11.1 million barrels a day in June, exceeding its quota, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Elon Musk buys 72,500 of Tesla shares
That said, Musk claims Tesla will soon be rolling out yet another update created to help users avoid the alerts entirely. Tesla shares rose 2.5 percent to $340.34 in afternoon trading, after reaching as high as $354.97 around noon.