Rather than offering all-out performance, the Polestar Engineered pack is likely to put the new S60 and V60 in contention with the Audi S4 and BMW 340i, with the XC60 taking on rivals like the BMW X3 M40i. The changes encompass upgrades to the suspension, brakes and engine management system.
Volvo CEO Håkan Samuelsson says the Swedish brand, and its performance arm Polestar, are firmly planted in the proliferation of electric vehicles. Volvo said that the software upgrades used to achieve this also unlock greater fuel economy and improved pure-electric performance, while smoothing out the eight-speed gearbox's operation through more effective torque fill. The offer reflects Volvo Cars' and Polestar's commitment to electrification.
Volvo says the Brembo mono-block brake callipers are cast in one piece and "optimised for rigidity", the brake pads boast "increased heat tolerance" and the brake discs feature a slotted design.
We'll have to wait until next week to see the all-new South Carolina-built Volvo S60 in its entirety.
Premium Öhlins shock absorbers are added to the Polestar Engineered multi-link front and rear suspension, with a dual-flow valve for stiffening in the springs and dampers, without losing any comfort for the rider.
New lightweight alloys, Polestar emblems, black chrome exhausts, gold brake calipers and gold seatbelts have also been fitted to differentiate it from other S60s. It will also be offered on the new V60 and XC60 from 2019. As for the strut bar and adjustable shock absorber, the design is borrowed from the Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid performance auto. "All components have been fine-tuned to work together, delivering a responsive and exciting drivers' auto".
The first Manchester derby takes place at City's Etihad Stadium on November 10, with the second at Old Trafford on March 16. With the release of City's 2018/19 Premier League fixtures, we analyse the stand-out matches and potentially key periods.
Wilson previously won a case against the publisher in Australian court after she says she was wrongly portrayed as a serial liar. It also reduced Wilson's non-economic losses by 50,000 Australian dollars to 600,000 Australian dollars.
But Balwani, the company's longtime COO and Holmes's ex-boyfriend, is a more shadowy figure, with virtually no online trace. Both Holmes and Balwani appeared in federal court in San Jose, Calif., on Friday, according to the indictment.
There's a behind-the-scenes photo with director James Wan that features our first look at Willem Dafoe as Vulko (from behind). And here is our first look at an infamous Aquaman villain, Black Manta, played by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II.
Kilimnik, 48, has previously declined to comment on the allegations and denied being connected to Russian intelligence agencies. His statement came mere hours after Manafort's bail was revoked and he was ordered to stay in jail until his trial in September.
Soybeans are one of a number of crops that could see steep and lasting effects if China retaliates against US tariffs . Trump doesn't need an aggressive trade negotiator as much as he needs a visionary science and technology adviser.
Glass from the shattered window injured Ray Borg and Michael Chiesa , eventually leading to their UFC 223 bouts being canceled. According to a member of McGregor's legal team, Conor regrets his actions and "understands the seriousness of this matter".
Russian Federation leads Group A on goal difference after beating Saudi Arabia 5-0 on Thursday in the tournament's first match. He has scored six goals in his last nine starts for Egypt. "We are all very optimistic that he will be on the pitch".
With Gordan Hayward already making about $32 million a season, Leonard's deal wouldn't leave the Celtics much room to pay Irving. Dolan is a tight-pocketed guy and paying two-injury prone players (Irving, Porzingis) that type of money, is not in his plans.
The 1-minute teaser shows Salman and Shah Rukh matching steps to a peppy number, and wishing everyone Eid Mubarak. The two stars even break into a song and dance and SRK jumps onto Salman and kisses him on his cheek in the end.
FFA backs move to award 2026 World Cup to USA-Canada-Mexico
The World Cup will go from a 32-team tournament to 48, however the victor will play the same amount of games (7) as they do now. Thanks to FIFA's new more transparent bidding process it has been revealed which delegates voted for which bid .
First human case of plague since 1992 found in Elmore County
In wild rodent populations that harbor the bacteria, plague can thrive for a long time before humans come into contact with it. Officials are racing to determine whether he contracted the disease in Idaho or during a recent family trip to Oregon.