Polestar has declared that its upcoming auto – the Polestar 3 – will be an SUV created in the United States.
A different entirely-electrical product following on from the hybrid Polestar 1 and Polestar 2 EV, the ‘3’ will be created along with new Volvo motor vehicles at the firm’s production site in Ridgeville, South Carolina. Equally the 1 and 2 products are designed in China.
Nonetheless, the 3 will also be offered in The usa – ensuring that Polestar vehicles won’t just be developed in America but offered in The us, way too.
“Polestar 3 will be designed in The us, for our American prospects,” explained Thomas Ingenlath, Polestar’s main government officer. “I remember the great reaction when I 1st shared Polestar’s vision right here in the United states of america and I am happy that our very first SUV will be manufactured in South Carolina. From now on, the United states of america is no for a longer time an export sector but a dwelling sector.”
The US is a single of the biggest EV marketplaces in the world, coming in just at the rear of leaders China.
The Polestar 3 will be underpinned by a totally new platform designed specifically for electrical cars and trucks and will also integrate a selection of related features based mostly all-around Google’s Android Automotive OS infotainment technique which is now employed on the Polestar 2.
The Polestar 3 – which appears to be to rival the likes of Jaguar’s I-Tempo – is established to enter creation globally in 2022, with even further details encompassing the new electric powered vehicle released nearer to that time.