ducati sport 1000 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Automobile of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April concern of the magazine complies with the car?s debut in the USA market. It additionally shows the appeal of the extremely initial Volvo high-end sedan powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the current attempt of the car manufacturer to move far from its boxy picture. However apart from invoking futuristic designing, the car manufacturer likewise evaluated the waters and also presented a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and equally effective brakes.
The luxury front runner sedan from the automaker was chosen for its remarkable advanced design, vibrant and also vibrant driving features and also Volvo's legendary security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the apparent selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered vehicle, it actually damages the mold of what AutoMundo has concerned expect of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to various other European as well as Japanese luxury cars," claimed Anne Belec, the President and the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, and also shows our idea that Volvo deserves consideration in this really competitive sector."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a bunch of basic safety and security systems to display the automaker?s security includes milestones. The attributes include the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure distribution. It also includes lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Info System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Auto Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a driver gets to their automobile, they have the ability to examine the safety and security degree and also know whether they have actually set the alarm system and also if the cars and truck is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally equipped with heart beat sensing unit that offers warning if somebody is hiding inside the cars and truck. To enhance safety to the next degree, the luxury sedan is given the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Collision Caution as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up as well as comfy driving by allowing the vehicle driver to choose speed and also minimal time gap to the vehicle in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is among the effective product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup includes the award-winning S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; flexible V70 wagon and rugged XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is focused on releasing the most comprehensive content concerning all aspects of the automobile market in the USA. The automobile magazine aims to deliver appropriate, high-grade material to its Hispanic readers and vehicle enthusiasts.