Polestar's Integration with Tesla Superchargers
Kitai LinkedIn Twitter YouTube

Polestar has come to an agreement with Tesla that will allow their drivers located in Canada and the United States access to the Tesla Supercharger network by utilising the North American Charging Standard (NACS).

Starting in 2025, North American Polestar cars will come pre-installed with the NACS charging port. To facilitate connectivity for current Polestar drivers, adapters are anticipated to be released in mid-2024.

READ MORE: Polestar And Candela Unveil Game-Changing Flying Boat

“This is a great win for our North American customers! We salute the pioneering work Tesla has done to speed up the adoption and increase the popularity of electric vehicles, and it’s great to see the Supercharger network being made available in this way. With 12,000 charging points today, a number that will only keep growing, this move will greatly increase the rate of EV adoption in a key automotive region,” says Thomas Ingenlath, CEO.

To maintain compatibility with existing CCS infrastructure in North America, future NACS-equipped Polestar vehicles will come with a CCS adapter.

For more stories subscribe to our Newsletter

2 EV Stocks Under $10 With Big Potential / Polestar & NIO

In the first quarter of 2023, Cathie Wood opted to part ways with Chinese EV company NIO Inc. (NYSE:NIO). ARK Investment Management sold a total of 336,347 shares of the stock during this period. Since then, this stock has dropped by 45% which could explain why Wood was no longer interested in holding it. Yet, she remains highly optimistic about Tesla Inc.

Polestar CEO Prefers EV Features Over Range

Designer-turned-CEO Thomas Ingenlath questions the importance of efficiency, emphasising "brilliant new ideas". Polestar CEO said he would give up some of the efficiency and range of an electric car to ensure it has a distinctive visual identity.

The New 2024 BMW i5 5-Series

The most powerful member of the new 5-series sedan family is the i5 M60 xDrive, boasting a whopping 590 horsepower - and it's electric! The 530i and 540i models are still available, powered by gas.

YouTube channel
Thank you for reading.