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or North Star,
star nearest the north celestial pole (see equatorial coordinate system). It is in the constellation Ursa Minor (see Ursa Major and Ursa Minor; Bayer designation Alpha Ursae Minoris) and marks the end of the handle of the Little Dipper.
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The Polestar four-cylinder's spectacular power is made by a double dose of force-feeding: The incoming air is compressed by both a supercharger and a turbocharger -- a one-two punch no other car offers, wagon or not.
Ingenlath notes that the "Thor's hammer" headlight array on Polestar 1 comes from the new Volvos that the designer had such a hand in creating.
Much of the kit was developed and tested during Polestar Cyan Racing's recently-revealed secret Nurburgring test where a Polestar S60 claimed the record for the fastest four-door road legal car around the famous Nordschleife circuit.
There's not a whole lot of fresh air atop the tyres either, the Polestar hunkering down onto its suspension like something about to pounce.
Polestar has equipped the engine with a huge turbo, new connecting rods, various camshafts, a huge air intake, and a higher limit fuel pump to help extract the additional power from the engine.
Recognising the clear synergies between compressed air and vacuum in the field of air movement, it was a logical move by Polestar Sheffield to seek the recommendations of Halifax-based Pennine Pneumatic Services (PPS) for the optimum solution to its vacuum needs.
But the Polestar boasts lots more power, loads of kit and guaranteed exclusivity.
Polestar will now be used as the model name for special high performance Volvos.
Polestar is a motor sport engineering company that for years has been preparing racing cars for Volvo and building racers for customers.
com)-- Myanmar Polestar was started as a family business in 2001 with the aim to provide excellence in the tourism sector in Myanmar.
Keep your eyes open for the Volvo S60 Polestar concept -- chances are you could yet catch a blur of the distinctive blue sheen of the high-performance vehicle.
New Delhi, April 18 -- Developed from 17 years of motorsport experience, and sharing DNA with the 508bhp Volvo S60 Polestar Concept Car, the first road car from Polestar to be put into production is the Volvo S60 Polestar.