dodge charger super bee - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language automobile magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is appearing in the April problem of the magazine follows the car?s launching in the USA market. It also shows the charm of the very first Volvo deluxe car powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the automaker to move away from its boxy photo. However aside from conjuring up advanced designing, the automaker also tested the waters as well as introduced a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system and also equally powerful brakes.
The luxury flagship car from the automaker was selected for its amazing cutting edge style, vibrant and vibrant driving characteristics as well as Volvo's famous safety and security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the noticeable selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's first V8-powered automobile, it really damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually pertained to expect of Volvo's autos."
" The S80 is a real rival to various other European and Japanese deluxe cars," said 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 very competitive sector."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a bunch of conventional security systems to display the automaker?s safety and security includes landmarks. The attributes consist of the Side Effect Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure distribution. It likewise includes several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Crash Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 additionally features the optional Individual Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a motorist reaches their vehicle, they are able to examine the safety level and understand whether they have actually set the alarm and also if the vehicle is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally outfitted with heartbeat sensor that gives warning if someone is hiding inside the auto. To boost security to the following level, the luxury sedan is given the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted kicked back and comfortable driving by allowing the motorist to select speed as well as minimum time void to the vehicle in front.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is offered a beginning 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 horse power. The S80 is one of the powerful product lines of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup includes the acclaimed S40 and also its wagon equivalent the V50; the flashy S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon as well as tough XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most extensive editorial regarding all aspects of the automotive market in the USA. The vehicle publication aims to supply relevant, top notch material to its Hispanic viewers and car fanatics.