Further 2023 Polestar 2 BST Version 270s allotted for US

The U.S. will obtain a number of further examples of the 2023 Polestar 2 BST Version 270, the special-edition Polestar 2 electrical hatchback unveiled in June and restricted to 270 items worldwide.

Initially solely 47 had been earmarked for the U.S. however Polestar has since upped the quantity to 58 examples, Automobile and Driver reported on Thursday.

A Polestar spokesperson advised Motor Authority the automobile is offered out, even with the additional allocation, and the primary examples had been lately delivered to clients.

The Polestar 2 BST Version 270 advantages from a spherical of chassis mods, in addition to the 476 hp and 502 lb-ft ranking that common Polestar 2 Lengthy Vary Twin Motor fashions obtain by way of an accessible $1,195 energy improve.

2023 Polestar 2 BST Edition 270

2023 Polestar 2 BST Version 270

The chassis mods, which embrace a 25-millimeter decrease experience peak, a novel tune for the Polestar 2’s accessible Öhlins dampers, a entrance strut bar, and distinctive 21-inch wheels, are geared toward enhancing the dealing with with out hurting experience consolation.

The Polestar 2 arrived for 2021 and noticed the lineup expanded with a single-motor grade for 2022. Taking a leaf out of Tesla’s playbook, Polestar plans to supply continuous updates to its lineup, with the 2023 Polestar 2’s adjustments together with new design choices and extra vary on some grades, along with the BST Version 270. Extra important adjustments are within the pipeline, because the latest sighting of a camouflaged prototype factors to some styling tweaks being readied, probably for 2024.