Volvo set a record at the Nürburgring last year and kept it in secret

The Volvo S60 Polestar was established last year to a record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, but surprisingly the Swedish brand kept the secret until today.

Habitualmente when a manufacturer takes their products to developed in the circuit German Nürburgring and manages to set a record, quickly spread through press notes and of their channels in social networks, making the news spread rapidly by all the specialized media

however, the Volvo S60 Polestar has been the exception to the rule, as have taken nothing less than a year in the news.

By that time, the Volvo S60 Polestar had managed to turn the ‘Green Hell’ in 7:51, a time co n which managed to set a record for a saloon car. Then there was Alfa Romeo with the new Giulia and managed to lower that time until 7:43, but that is another story.

according to what indicated by the manufacturer, in the past year after a stroke World Touring car Championship of the FIA (WTCC) held at the famous circuit German, decided to get rolling with the Volvo S60 signed by Polestar and so was as were able to establish that record. Volvo ensures that would not make it public, but use the experience to improve the vehicle.

The Volvo S60 Polestar has a engine 2.0-liter bi-turbo with 367 HP of power and a maximum torque of 470 Nm, which works together with a system of four-wheel drive BorgWarner and a automatic 8-speed Geartronic.