dodge challenger gt awd - AutoMundo, the leading American Spanish-language automobile publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April problem of the publication complies with the car?s debut in the USA market. It additionally reflects the allure of the extremely initial Volvo high-end car powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the automaker to move far from its blocky picture. But besides conjuring up advanced designing, the car manufacturer additionally examined the waters and also introduced a powerful engine sustained by a Volvo looter, filter, heating and cooling system and also just as powerful brakes.
The high-end front runner sedan from the automaker was picked for its amazing revolutionary design, vibrant and youthful driving qualities as well as Volvo's fabulous safety systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the evident selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's initial V8-powered auto, it actually damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually pertained to expect of Volvo's autos."
" The S80 is a real competitor to other European as well as Japanese deluxe cars," said Anne Belec, the President and also the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and also shows our belief that Volvo deserves consideration in this extremely affordable sector."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a number of common security systems to display the automaker?s safety features turning points. The functions consist of the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure circulation. It likewise includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Collision Caution as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Individual Automobile Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a vehicle driver gets to their auto, they are able to examine the safety level and know whether they have established the alarm and also if the cars and truck is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally outfitted with heart beat sensor that offers warning if someone is concealing inside the automobile. To boost safety to the next level, the high-end car is offered the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Caution as well as Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up and also comfortable driving by enabling the chauffeur to select rate and minimal time gap to the auto ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is given a beginning 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 one of the effective product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the award-winning S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the flashy S60 car; the acclaimed XC90; functional V70 wagon and rugged XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most comprehensive editorial relating to all aspects of the automobile market in the USA. The automobile publication makes every effort to supply relevant, high-grade content to its Hispanic viewers as well as auto fanatics.