The high-performance Polestar 1 is coming to just a few countries

US and China among first to get gas-electric Volvo-based coupe with 600 horsepower

It’s either good news or bad news for prospective customers of the Polestar 1 gas-electric coupe. Those living in some traditionally strong markets for parent Volvo’s cars will get first crack at picking up one of the first 500 units of the 600-horsepower car. Others, however, will be left in the cold for quite a while.Polestar, Volvo’s performance subdivision, announced Thursday the Polestar 1 coupe it showed off in October would be officially ready to order early next year, ahead of product...