cx 5 2017 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language auto magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is showing up in the April problem of the publication follows the car?s debut in the United States market. It also mirrors the charm of the really initial Volvo luxury sedan powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent attempt of the car manufacturer to move away from its blocky photo. However other than invoking futuristic designing, the automaker likewise examined the waters and also presented an effective engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system as well as similarly powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner car from the car manufacturer was selected for its exceptional revolutionary design, dynamic as well as youthful driving characteristics and Volvo's legendary safety systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the apparent choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered cars and truck, it actually breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has actually concerned expect of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a true rival to various other European as well as Japanese high-end sedans," claimed Anne Belec, the Head Of State and also the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and also shows our idea that Volvo deserves consideration in this extremely competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a lot of basic safety and security systems to display the automaker?s safety features landmarks. The attributes include the Side Effect Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure distribution. It additionally includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Accident Caution and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Automobile Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the car manufacturer, before a driver gets to their automobile, they have the ability to review the safety degree and know whether they have set the alarm system and if the car is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally outfitted with heart beat sensor that provides warning if a person is hiding inside the cars and truck. To boost safety to the following level, the luxury car is provided the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Crash Caution as well as Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised unwinded and comfy driving by permitting the driver to choose speed and also minimal time gap to the car in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is given a starting price of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the effective product lines of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the prize-winning S40 as well as its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 car; the award-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon as well as sturdy XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is focused on publishing one of the most thorough content pertaining to all elements of the auto industry in the United States. The automobile publication aims to deliver pertinent, premium web content to its Hispanic viewers as well as cars and truck lovers.