The Polestar 1 is a real hybrid.
The sports car has a range of 70 miles in its plug-in battery, making it one of the largest batteries in a car that also uses gas. The closest competitor is that Honda Clarity PHEV with 47 electric miles.
I had access to a Polestar 1 for a little over a week and decided to use the battery for an electrical challenge: traveling for five days on just battery power for the $ 156,000 hybrid.
During this time I drove around the bay …