chrysler pacifica mpg - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile magazine, named the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April problem of the magazine adheres to the car?s launching in the USA market. It likewise shows the allure of the extremely initial Volvo luxury sedan powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date effort of the car manufacturer to relocate away from its blocky image. However in addition to invoking advanced styling, the automaker likewise checked the waters and also presented an effective engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, cooling and heating system as well as equally powerful brakes.
The high-end flagship sedan from the car manufacturer was chosen for its remarkable cutting edge style, dynamic as well as younger driving characteristics as well as Volvo's epic security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's initial V8-powered vehicle, it really breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has actually involved expect of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a true competitor to other European as well as Japanese high-end sedans," claimed 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 considerable, and mirrors our idea that Volvo deserves factor to consider in this extremely affordable sector."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a bunch of common security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety includes landmarks. The attributes consist of the Side Impact Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure distribution. It likewise features many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Details System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Crash Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, before a vehicle driver reaches their auto, they have the ability to assess the safety degree and also know whether they have actually established the alarm and if the cars and truck is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally furnished with heart beat sensor that provides caution if a person is hiding inside the automobile. To improve safety to the following degree, the high-end sedan is provided the Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with Crash Warning as well as Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised relaxed and also comfy driving by permitting the driver to choose rate and also minimal time void to the vehicle in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is offered a beginning rate 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 just one of the effective product lines of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the prize-winning S40 and its wagon equivalent the V50; the sporty S60 sedan; the prize-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon as well as rugged XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is focused on publishing one of the most thorough editorial relating to all elements of the vehicle industry in the USA. The automotive magazine makes every effort to supply relevant, high-grade content to its Hispanic visitors as well as cars and truck fanatics.