The long-awaited Polestar 2 is available in Australia in three guises – the Standard Range Single Motor from $59,900, the Long Range Single Motor from $64,900 and the Long Range Dual Motor from $69,990 (plus on-roads). The 300kW/660Nm Long Range Dual Motor is paired with a 78kWh battery and is good for around 480km.

2022 Polestar 2 – data table

Standard Range Single Motor Long Range Single Motor Long Range Dual Motor
Price (MSRP) $59,900 $64,900 $69,990
Format Single motor, front-wheel drive Dual motor, front-wheel drive Dual motor, all-wheel drive
Power 165kW 170kW 300kW
Torque 350Nm 350Nm 660Nm
Battery size 69kWh 78kWh 78kWh
Range (WLTP) 440km 540km 480km
Energy use 17.9kWh/100km 17.1kWh/100km 19.4kWh/100km
Max charge speed 130kW DC 155kW DC 155kW DC
Plug type Type 2 AC / CCS DC Type 2 AC / CCS DC Type 2 AC / CCS DC
Weight (tare) 1940kg 1994kg 2113kg
Boot space 405L / 1095L 405L / 1095L 405L / 1095L

The Polestar comes with a six metre long 11kW Type 2 to Type 2 charging cable as part of the standard gear.

Approximate charging times – 0-80 per cent

(up to 2.4kW)
(up to 7.7kW)
(up to 11kW)
(up to 50kW DC)
Standard Range Single Motor 69kWh 23h 7h 10min 5h 01min 1h 06min 33min
Long Range Single Motor
Long Range Dual Motor
78kWh 26h 8h 06min 5h 40min 1h 15min 37min
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