3 June 2010
Review

Polestar, the company that run Volvo's attack on the Swedish Touring Car Championship attack, have produced this non-production hot hatch.

Powered by a 2.5 litre TS powerplant the C30 Polestar can hit 60mph from rest in under five seconds.

The Polestar is 4WD, making it feel like a mini Evo.

Full Volvo C30 Polestar first drive

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2 February 2013

The Volvo C30 offers composed handling, stylish looks and a classy, well-built interior. Smile Most models are attractively priced and affordable to run, too. Smile

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