chevy silverado interior - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language auto magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Automobile of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is showing up in the April concern of the magazine complies with the car?s launching in the USA market. It likewise reflects the charm of the very initial Volvo high-end car powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest effort of the car manufacturer to relocate away from its blocky picture. Yet besides conjuring up futuristic styling, the car manufacturer likewise tested the waters and also introduced an effective engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, heating and cooling system and also equally effective brakes.
The luxury flagship sedan from the car manufacturer was selected for its impressive innovative layout, vibrant and vibrant driving features and Volvo's fabulous security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the apparent selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered cars and truck, it really damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has come to expect of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to various other European as well as Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State and also the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, and reflects our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this really competitive sector."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a bunch of common safety and security systems to display the automaker?s safety features milestones. The functions consist of the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution. It likewise includes many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Crash Caution as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also features the optional Individual Car Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the automaker, before a motorist gets to their automobile, they have the ability to review the protection degree and also understand whether they have set the alarm and if the car is locked. The Volvo S80 is also equipped with heartbeat sensing unit that gives warning if a person is concealing inside the automobile. To enhance security to the next degree, the luxury car is provided the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up as well as comfortable driving by enabling the chauffeur to select speed and minimum time gap to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is given a starting rate of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine and $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is just one of the effective product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule consists of the acclaimed S40 and its wagon equivalent the V50; the stylish S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; functional V70 wagon as well as tough XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently commemorating its 25th wedding anniversary, is focused on releasing the most comprehensive content regarding all facets of the auto industry in the United States. The vehicle publication aims to deliver relevant, high-quality material to its Hispanic viewers as well as automobile fanatics.