Volvo C30 Polestar Limited Edition, a juicy special edition for U.S. only

Volvo C30 Polestar Limited Edition

More than two years Volvo C30 Polestar, Volvo introduced the Concept, a dramatic prototype that could be gathered how hipervitaminada version of the compact three-door Swedish. An excellent set-up, a striking aesthetics and a 405 hp engine to the delight of all at that time, but for now it seems that not become reality. However, the brand has decided to present a special edition of the Volvo C30, Volvo C30 Polestar called Limited Edition as a soothing, if only for the U.S..

From the base of the Volvo C30 T5 R-Design, have conducted a series of aesthetic and mechanical changes to improve the car. To begin with, has messed with the engine 2.5 turbocharged five-cylinder engine that delivers 230 hp standard. With the modification of airflow and optimizing ignition timing, power has risen to 255 hp, and torque goes from 321 to 370 Nm. Transmission can be five-speed automatic or six-speed manual.

The other mechanical changes are limited to a 20% hardening suspensions and address the presence of a direct 10% more. Externally, the C30 Polestar Limited Edition will be characterized by blue paint removed directly from Blue Rebel prototype that inspired, and that is also shared with the Volvo S60 Polestar. They also feature 17-inch wheels Styx design and Polestar plates located at the rear and sides of the vehicle.

Volvo C30 Polestar Limited EditionBeing based on the C30 R-Design, with the full aero kit, sportier than the conventional C30. Inside we found no notable changes. The cabin can be ordered in black to full white or black, both with leather upholstery on the seats, door panels, etc … Moreover, it has all the elements that the C30 is standard: six airbags, traction and stability control, climate control, etc …

The Volvo C30 Polestar Limited Edition will be offered exclusively in the U.S., in a limited edition of 250 units. The company already supports orders for the car, which will have a starting price of $ 32,445 (about 25,200 euros). The units will begin shipping in October.

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