f 150 raptor - AutoMundo, the leading American Spanish-language vehicle magazine, called the brand-new Volvo S80 as Cars And Truck of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April problem of the publication follows the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the charm of the really initial Volvo deluxe sedan powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date attempt of the car manufacturer to move far from its blocky picture. However aside from invoking advanced styling, the automaker additionally evaluated the waters as well as introduced an effective engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and similarly effective brakes.
The luxury flagship sedan from the automaker was selected for its amazing revolutionary layout, vibrant as well as younger driving qualities and Volvo's fabulous security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the evident choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's initial V8-powered automobile, it actually breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has involved expect of Volvo's vehicles."
" The S80 is a real rival to various other European as well as Japanese high-end cars," claimed Anne Belec, the Head Of State as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, as well as mirrors our belief that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this extremely competitive sector."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a bunch of standard security systems to display the automaker?s safety and security features landmarks. The functions consist of the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with digital brake force circulation. It likewise features several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Collision Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Individual Automobile Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the car manufacturer, before a chauffeur reaches their auto, they are able to review the safety level and know whether they have actually set the alarm system as well as if the auto is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise outfitted with heartbeat sensing unit that offers caution if a person is hiding inside the automobile. To boost safety to the following degree, the luxury sedan is provided the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Accident Caution as well as Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised unwinded as well as comfortable driving by enabling the chauffeur to pick speed as well as minimum time void to the auto ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a beginning rate 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 just one of the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule consists of the prize-winning S40 as well as its wagon equivalent the V50; the flashy S60 car; the acclaimed XC90; functional V70 wagon and also tough XC70; as well as the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing the most detailed editorial concerning all facets of the auto sector in the USA. The automobile publication strives to supply appropriate, top notch web content to its Hispanic readers and vehicle enthusiasts.