Polestar 1 order books open early 2018, dealers open mid-2019

Polestar will start taking the first orders for the Polestar 1 coupe in early 2018. It will also open some of its first dealers in mid-2018 in the U.S.

Volvo's sporty electric-focused subsidiary Polestar has been making steady progress toward launching its first car, the 600-horsepower plug-in hybrid Polestar 1. The company began building its factory in Chengdu, China, and now has announced that it will finally, officially open the order books for one of the sports coupes early in 2018. Up until this point, the company was just accepting registrations of interest in the car. The company will start putting orders in for people who have expres...