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Fantastic Four: Polestar 4 wins Design Award

At Polestar, design takes the pole position – luckily, one might say. That's exactly what the panel of experts from 'Car Design News' believes as well. They elected the Polestar 4 as the Production Car of the Year during their annual awards ceremony. And that, in turn, delights Design Chief Max Missoni.

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    Alfred Rzyski
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The Polestar 4 has claimed the Car Design News Award in the 'Production Car Design of the Year' category for the year 2023 – one of the most prestigious design accolades in the automotive industry. The Polestar made it to a shortlist of ten vehicles and emerged victorious with eight first-place votes, surpassing the Kia EV9, Volvo EX30, and the Jeep Avenger. 'The Polestar 4 was a clear favorite among designer colleagues and received the highest number of first-place votes in the category of Production Car Design of the Year,' explained James McLachlan, editor of Car Design News

A panel of 16 leading designers chose the Polestar 4 as the winner in the category 'Production Car Design of the Year'.

The Car Design News Awards stand out from most design honors in that they rely on a jury comprising 16 leading designers from the world's most esteemed studios. This year, the jury included personalities like Massimo Frascella, Design Director of Jaguar Land Rover, and Lisa Reeves, Head of Interior Design at Volvo Cars.

Polestar's Design Chief Max Missoni, accompanied by a part of his team, expressed high satisfaction following the accolade: 'Thanks to the jury and Car Design News for the fantastic event!' Now, the only question remaining is what's next for the Swedish-Chinese design marque after the Polestar 4? Naturally, it's the Polestar 5, followed by the Polestar 6, which reimagines the concept of a sports car.

As for what Design Chief Max Missoni has to say about the soon-to-be-available roadster that aims to redefine the sports car? Read more about it in our exclusive interview.

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