chrysler 200 2015 - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language automotive magazine, called the new Volvo S80 as Car of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April problem of the publication complies with the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise shows the charm of the very first Volvo deluxe sedan powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest attempt of the automaker to move away from its blocky image. However other than invoking futuristic designing, the automaker likewise examined the waters and also presented a powerful engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, heating & cooling system and also just as effective brakes.
The luxury flagship sedan from the automaker was picked for its impressive innovative layout, vibrant and also younger driving characteristics and also Volvo's epic safety and security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the apparent option," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's very first V8-powered vehicle, it actually breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has actually pertained to anticipate of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to other European and Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the President as well as the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, as well as mirrors our idea that Volvo deserves consideration in this extremely affordable section."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a bunch of common security systems to display the automaker?s security features milestones. The attributes consist of the Side Effect Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force circulation. It also includes several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Details System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Accident Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a chauffeur gets to their auto, they have the ability to assess the safety level and also know whether they have established the alarm system and if the auto is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally furnished with heartbeat sensing unit that offers caution if a person is concealing inside the vehicle. To improve safety and security to the next degree, the luxury car is offered the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised unwinded and also comfy driving by enabling the chauffeur to choose speed as well as minimum time gap to the vehicle ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is given a starting rate of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is just one of the powerful line of 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 sedan; the award-winning XC90; flexible V70 wagon and also rugged XC70; and the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is focused on releasing the most thorough editorial relating to all facets of the automotive industry in the United States. The vehicle publication aims to supply appropriate, high-grade content to its Hispanic visitors as well as car enthusiasts.