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Polestar 2 vs. Polestar 1

In comparing the Polestar 2 to the Polestar 1, the Polestar 2 has the advantage in the area of interior volume. The Polestar 1 has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Polestar 2 versus the Polestar 1, the two cars are fairly comparable.

Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison

For engine performance, the Polestar 2’s base engine makes 231 horsepower, and the Polestar 1 base engine makes 600 horsepower. The 2 is rated to deliver an average of 113 miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe), with a highway range of 270 miles. The 1 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 553 miles. The 2 uses electricity, and the 1 uses electricity, premium unleaded.

Passenger Space Comparison

The Polestar 2, a electric midsize car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and trunk space. The Polestar 1, a hybrid sports car, has the advantage in the area of front shoulder room.

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2022 Polestar 2

2021 Polestar 1

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$50,449 - $70,730

Used Asking Price:

-

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

60.8%

Pricing

New Asking Price:

-

Used Asking Price:

-

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

38.1%

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

Not available

Reliability:

Not available

Retained Value:

6.8 / 10

Safety:

Not available

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

Not available

Reliability:

Not available

Retained Value:

9.3 / 10

Safety:

Not available

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Not yet available

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Summary Review

Not yet available

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Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Pros and Cons

Not yet available

Available Body Styles

Sedan

Available Body Styles

Coupe

Available Drivetrain Options

Electric

Available Drivetrain Options

Plug-In Hybrid

Trim Levels

Long Range Dual Motor, Long Range Single Motor

Trim Levels

Base

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

4 years / 50000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

4 years

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

Not yet available

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

231 hp

Torque:

243 foot-lbs

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.053 hp per pound

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

600 hp @ 6100 rpm

Torque:

737 foot-lbs @ 3300 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.116 hp per pound

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

Not Applicable

Engine Configuration:

Not Applicable

Number of Cylinders:

Not Applicable

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

FWD / AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

Not applicable

MPGe:

113 / 100 / 107

Range (city/hwy):

270 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Electricity

Battery Size/Capacity :

78 kWh

Maximum Charging Rate:

8 hours (240V)

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

2 liters

Engine Configuration:

Inline

Number of Cylinders:

4

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

22 / 31 / 26

MPGe:

55 / 61 / 58

Range (city/hwy):

410 / 553 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Electricity, Premium Unleaded

Battery Size/Capacity:

Not applicable

Maximum Charging Rate:

Not applicable

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Available

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Available

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Available

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Available

Heated Steering Wheel:

Available

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Standard

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

N/A

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Standard

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Standard

Heated Steering Wheel:

Standard

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Available

360-Degree Camera:

Available

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Standard

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Standard

Rear Seat Reminder:

N/A

Driver Attention Monitoring:

Standard

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

41.3 inches

Front Leg Room:

42.2 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

54.6 inches

Rear Head Room:

39.8 inches

Rear Leg Room:

33.9 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

52.6 inches

Cargo Space:

15.5 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

89.0 cubic feet

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

38 inches

Front Leg Room:

42 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

56.3 inches

Rear Head Room:

33.3 inches

Rear Leg Room:

20.9 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

49.7 inches

Cargo Space:

4.4 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

72.0 cubic feet

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

4396 lbs

Width:

78.1 inches

Height:

58.2 inches

Length:

181.3 inches

Wheelbase:

107.7 inches

Ground Clearance:

6 inches

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

5180 lbs

Width:

79.6 inches

Height:

53.2 inches

Length:

182 inches

Wheelbase:

108 inches

Ground Clearance:

5.4 inches

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

19.0 x 8.0 inches

Wheel Type:

painted alloy

Tire Size:

245/45R19

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

21.0 x 9.0 inches

Wheel Type:

alloy

Tire Size:

275/30R21