chevy camaro ss - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language auto publication, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April issue of the magazine follows the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise reflects the charm of the really initial Volvo deluxe car powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the current attempt of the automaker to move away from its boxy picture. However aside from invoking advanced styling, the car manufacturer also examined the waters and introduced a powerful engine sustained by a Volvo looter, filter, cooling and heating system and just as powerful brakes.
The deluxe front runner car from the car manufacturer was picked for its amazing advanced layout, vibrant as well as youthful driving attributes and also Volvo's fabulous security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the noticeable selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's very first V8-powered automobile, it actually breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually involved anticipate of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to various other European and also Japanese deluxe cars," stated Anne Belec, the Head Of State as well as the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, and mirrors our belief that Volvo deserves consideration in this extremely affordable segment."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a lot of conventional safety systems to display the automaker?s safety and security includes landmarks. The attributes include the Side Effect Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It also features lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Information System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Ship Control with Accident Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 also includes the optional Individual Auto Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the automaker, prior to a chauffeur reaches their automobile, they are able to evaluate the safety level and recognize whether they have set the alarm system and also if the vehicle is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally equipped with heart beat sensing unit that offers caution if someone is hiding inside the car. To boost safety to the next level, the high-end car is provided the Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with Crash Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised relaxed and also comfy driving by enabling the vehicle driver to pick speed as well as minimal time gap to the car in front.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is offered a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the powerful line of product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the award-winning S40 as well as its wagon equivalent the V50; the sporty S60 car; the acclaimed XC90; flexible V70 wagon and also rugged XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing the most detailed editorial concerning all elements of the automobile sector in the USA. The auto publication aims to deliver appropriate, top notch content to its Hispanic viewers and cars and truck lovers.