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Polestar 2 BST Edition 230: a limited special edition

The Polestar 2 BST Edition 230 is a new special series with specific performance modifications, as well as a new exterior livery.

Volvo’s electric performance division has just unveiled a new special series of the Polestar 2, baptized BST Edition 230 : it will be limited to only 230 copies.

Based on the same base as the Polestar 2 BST Edition 270, unveiled last summer, this new version Polestar 2 BST Edition 230 focuses on performance, with a new livery : customers can opt for the exclusive “Nebula” green body color, or a more classic “Space” black, contrasting with a matte black decorative strip which runs through the entire body.

Polestar 2 BST Edition 230: an exclusive special edition

Inside, there are unique design elements covered in MicroSuede textile, partially designed in Recycled Nubuck : a material found on the seats as well as the steering wheel insert.

“BST” is the contraction of the English “beast”, which means “the beast”: a name that announces the color… Compared to an ordinary Polestar 2 Dual Motor, this BST Edition 230 version is more efficient: it develops in effect 476 horsepower for 680 Nm of torquei.e. 68 horsepower and an additional 20 Nm.

This cavalry allows him to swallow the 0 to 100 km/h in 4.4 secondsfor a maximum speed of 205 km/h: figures similar to the BST Edition 270 version launched in 2022.

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Polestar 2 BST Edition 230: sporty mechanics

THE chassis modifications are also similar to last year’s “270” version, with 25mm lower ground clearance, model-specific Öhlins bi-directional adjustable shock absorbers, front strut bar, 20% stiffer springs, as well as as specific black 21-inch alloy wheels, inspired by those of the Polestar 1 and equipped with Pirelli P Zero 245/35 R21 tires, rubbers developed specifically for the models badged BST Edition.

In total, only 230 copies of the Polestar 2 BST Edition 230 will be produced for the European and North American markets. Orders are already open on the brand’s website since today, and the first deliveries are expected for the third quarter of 2023.

While the Polestar firm has not yet settled in our region, if we are interested for example in the market of our Belgian neighbors, the Polestar 2 BST Edition 230 is displayed at a starting price. from 83.900 €. Count an additional €1,000 to add the matte black “2” sticker covering the entire body.

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