edmunds new car prices - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language automotive magazine, named the new Volvo S80 as Car of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is showing up in the April concern of the magazine adheres to the car?s debut in the USA market. It additionally mirrors the appeal of the extremely initial Volvo deluxe car powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent attempt of the car manufacturer to move far from its blocky image. However aside from invoking advanced styling, the car manufacturer additionally checked the waters as well as introduced an effective engine sustained by a Volvo looter, filter, heating and cooling system as well as just as powerful brakes.
The high-end flagship sedan from the automaker was selected for its exceptional cutting edge style, dynamic and vibrant driving qualities and also Volvo's fabulous safety systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the apparent choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's initial V8-powered car, it truly breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has actually concerned anticipate of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a real rival to other European and also Japanese luxury cars," stated Anne Belec, the Head Of State and also the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and also shows our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this very competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a bunch of common safety systems to showcase the automaker?s safety features landmarks. The attributes include the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It additionally includes lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Crash Caution and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Personal Automobile Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the automaker, prior to a motorist reaches their car, they are able to assess the security level as well as recognize whether they have actually set the alarm system as well as if the car is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally outfitted with heart beat sensing unit that offers warning if a person is hiding inside the car. To increase security to the following degree, the high-end sedan is given the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Warning and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted kicked back as well as comfy driving by permitting the chauffeur to select speed and also minimal time void to the auto in front.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is provided 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 among the effective product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the acclaimed S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the flashy S60 sedan; the prize-winning XC90; functional V70 wagon as well as tough XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most extensive content regarding all elements of the automotive industry in the USA. The auto magazine strives to provide pertinent, high-grade content to its Hispanic viewers and also vehicle enthusiasts.