car drying towel - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language automobile magazine, called the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April issue of the publication complies with the car?s launching in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the charm of the extremely first Volvo deluxe car powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest attempt of the automaker to move away from its boxy picture. But besides invoking futuristic styling, the car manufacturer also evaluated the waters as well as introduced an effective engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system as well as just as effective brakes.
The luxury front runner sedan from the car manufacturer was picked for its remarkable revolutionary layout, vibrant and youthful driving features and Volvo's legendary security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's initial V8-powered car, it truly breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has involved anticipate of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a real competitor to other European as well as Japanese luxury sedans," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State and the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and mirrors our belief that Volvo deserves factor to consider in this extremely affordable sector."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a number of basic security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety features landmarks. The functions include the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure distribution. It likewise includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Info System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Accident Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a motorist reaches their car, they are able to review the security level and also know whether they have established the alarm and if the vehicle is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise furnished with heartbeat sensor that provides caution if someone is hiding inside the vehicle. To improve safety to the next degree, the high-end sedan is provided the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Caution and Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted kicked back as well as comfortable driving by permitting the driver to pick speed as well as minimal time space to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a beginning price of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the effective product lines of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the prize-winning S40 and also its wagon equivalent the V50; the flashy S60 car; the award-winning XC90; flexible V70 wagon and rugged XC70; as well as the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most thorough editorial concerning all aspects of the auto sector in the USA. The automotive magazine strives to supply relevant, high-grade content to its Hispanic readers as well as automobile fanatics.