chevy impala gas mileage - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is showing up in the April issue of the publication follows the car?s launching in the United States market. It additionally mirrors the appeal of the extremely first Volvo deluxe sedan powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent attempt of the automaker to relocate away from its boxy picture. However apart from invoking advanced styling, the car manufacturer likewise checked the waters and also introduced an effective engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating & cooling system as well as equally effective brakes.
The luxury front runner sedan from the car manufacturer was chosen for its exceptional cutting edge design, dynamic and youthful driving characteristics and also Volvo's legendary security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable option," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's very first V8-powered vehicle, it actually damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has come to anticipate of Volvo's autos."
" The S80 is a true rival to various other European as well as Japanese luxury sedans," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State as well as the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, as well as mirrors our belief that Volvo deserves factor to consider in this really competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a lot of standard safety and security systems to showcase the automaker?s security features milestones. The functions include the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force circulation. It additionally includes lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Collision Caution and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise features the optional Individual Vehicle Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the car manufacturer, before a driver reaches their auto, they are able to evaluate the safety level and also know whether they have actually set the alarm system and if the cars and truck is secured. The Volvo S80 is also outfitted with heartbeat sensing unit that provides warning if a person is hiding inside the auto. To improve safety to the following level, the deluxe sedan is given the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Collision Caution and Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised relaxed and also comfortable driving by enabling the motorist to pick rate and also minimal time void to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is given 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 horsepower. The S80 is just one of the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the acclaimed S40 and also its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the award-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon and sturdy XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is aimed at publishing one of the most detailed editorial regarding all elements of the auto sector in the United States. The auto magazine strives to supply relevant, top notch material to its Hispanic viewers as well as cars and truck lovers.