edmunds new car pricing - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April concern of the publication follows the car?s launching in the United States market. It additionally reflects the charm of the really initial Volvo high-end sedan powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date effort of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its boxy image. But in addition to conjuring up advanced styling, the automaker also checked the waters and presented an effective engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, heating & cooling system as well as just as powerful brakes.
The high-end front runner sedan from the automaker was selected for its impressive revolutionary layout, dynamic and also vibrant driving features and Volvo's famous safety and security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered automobile, it really breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has concerned expect of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a real competitor to various other European and Japanese deluxe cars," stated Anne Belec, the Head Of State and the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, as well as shows our idea that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this extremely affordable segment."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a number of common security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety features turning points. The functions consist of the Side Impact Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution. It additionally features numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Details System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Collision Caution and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, before a vehicle driver reaches their automobile, they are able to review the safety and security level and understand whether they have actually established the alarm as well as if the vehicle is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise outfitted with heart beat sensor that provides caution if a person is hiding inside the car. To improve security to the next degree, the deluxe car is provided the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Warning and Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised unwinded as well as comfortable driving by allowing the driver to choose rate and also minimum time space to the auto in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a starting price of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule consists of the award-winning S40 as well as its wagon counterpart the V50; the sporty S60 sedan; the acclaimed XC90; versatile V70 wagon and also sturdy XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is aimed at releasing one of the most extensive content pertaining to all facets of the automobile industry in the United States. The auto publication strives to provide relevant, high-grade content to its Hispanic readers and auto lovers.