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Volvo concept becomes V8 Supercars reality

on October 23 2013 | in Industry news, Latest news, Spy videos, Videos | by | with Comments Off

The all-wheel-drive S60 Polestar Volvo concept unveiled last year had a boosted six-cylinder engine delivering 380kW and 575Nm of torque.

Volvo claimed a 0-100km/h sprint time of 3.9 seconds. Christian Dahl, the CEO and founder of Polestar Performance, let it slip that a production version might actually arrive in showrooms.

But things changed. The production model did appear but as a mildly tuned S60 T6 R with 260kW on tap.

Things have changed again, now that Volvo and Polestar have entered the V8 Supercars series in 2014 with two S60 sedans running V8 engines.

The Swedes have an impressive motorsport history in this part of the world and join Ford, Holden, Mercedes-Benz AMG and Nissan in the V8 series.

Volvo will also produce a go-fast V60 estate version with Polestar, as this photograph (above) taken at the Nurburgring circuit shows.

 

• See ex-pat Kiwi Jim Richards in the Volvo S60 at Bathurst.

 

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