Polestar 5 debuts as high-performance electric 4-door GT with 884 hp and 800V architecture

884 hp (650 kW) and 663 lb-ft (900 Nm) targeted; features 800V architecture

Polestar 5 Prototype At Goodwood - Polestar 5 debuts as high-performance electric 4-door GT with 884 hp and 800V architecture

The prototype finally made its official debut at the 2022 . The 5 is a high-performance electric 4-door GT that is an extension of the Precept car introduced in 2020.

“Polestar 5 is shaping up to be a superb 4-door GT and a true Polestar at heart. The combines low-volume performance car attributes with modern technological advances to bring light-weight, high-rigidity sports car chassis into mass production.” says Pete Allen, Head of R&D for Polestar UK

The Polestar 5 will sport an 800 Volt architecture with dual electric motors offering a targeted combined output of 650 kW (884 hp) and 900 Nm.

Polestar promises the new rear-mounted motor will provide “superior output” in collaboration with the “high-output” front electric motor.

“The new powertrain we are working on will set a new brand benchmark in our high-performing cars. Combining strong electric motor engineering ability with advances in light-weight platform technology is leading to truly stunning driver’s cars.” said Jörg Brandscheid, Polestar’s CTO and Head of R&D

Polestar 5 will run up the iconic Goodwood hill twice a day during events in the “First Glance” group. Polestar 5’s market launch is scheduled for 2024.

Polestar promises to launch one new model every year. Earlier this month, the company published official images and videos of the Polestar 3 which is an electric SUV model.

“Polestar 5 is a company-defining project. Its progressive design and advanced engineering set the tone for Polestar’s future. We have great talent on board enabling us to create truly iconic EVs.” say
, Polestar CEO

Polestar 5 photos gallery