chrysler sebring 2008 - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language auto publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April concern of the publication adheres to the car?s launching in the United States market. It also shows the charm of the very first Volvo high-end car powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the current attempt of the automaker to relocate far from its blocky picture. But in addition to invoking futuristic styling, the automaker also evaluated the waters and also presented an effective engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system and just as effective brakes.
The high-end front runner car from the car manufacturer was selected for its impressive revolutionary design, dynamic as well as youthful driving characteristics and also Volvo's famous security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the apparent selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's initial V8-powered vehicle, it actually damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually involved expect of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European and Japanese deluxe cars," stated Anne Belec, the Head Of State and the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, as well as reflects our belief that Volvo deserves consideration in this really affordable section."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a lot of conventional safety systems to display the automaker?s safety and security features turning points. The functions consist of the Side Impact Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure distribution. It additionally includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Info System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Personal Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a chauffeur gets to their car, they are able to review the safety and security degree as well as recognize whether they have actually established the alarm and also if the automobile is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise equipped with heartbeat sensing unit that provides warning if a person is hiding inside the cars and truck. To increase security to the following level, the deluxe car is provided the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Collision Caution and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted unwinded and also comfortable driving by permitting the motorist to pick rate and also minimal time space to the automobile in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is given a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is just one of the powerful 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 flashy S60 car; the acclaimed XC90; functional V70 wagon as well as sturdy XC70; and also the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is focused on publishing the most comprehensive content pertaining to all elements of the auto sector in the United States. The automobile publication strives to provide appropriate, premium content to its Hispanic visitors and auto enthusiasts.