f pace review - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April concern of the magazine adheres to the car?s launching in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the allure of the really initial Volvo luxury car powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest attempt of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its boxy image. But besides invoking futuristic designing, the car manufacturer additionally tested the waters as well as introduced a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system as well as just as effective brakes.
The high-end flagship sedan from the car manufacturer was chosen for its impressive cutting edge style, dynamic as well as younger driving features as well as Volvo's legendary safety systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the evident choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's first V8-powered car, it truly breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually come to expect of Volvo's autos."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European and Japanese high-end sedans," stated Anne Belec, the President and the CEO of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, and reflects our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this really competitive sector."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a lot of typical safety systems to showcase the automaker?s safety and security features milestones. The functions include the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force circulation. It additionally features many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Collision Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Auto Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a vehicle driver reaches their car, they have the ability to review the security level as well as know whether they have actually established the alarm and also if the cars and truck is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally outfitted with heart beat sensor that provides caution if a person is hiding inside the vehicle. To improve safety to the next level, the deluxe sedan is offered the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted relaxed as well as comfy driving by allowing the chauffeur to pick rate and also minimal time void to the automobile in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is offered a beginning cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine and $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the powerful product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup includes the award-winning S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the flashy S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon and sturdy XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is focused on releasing the most extensive editorial regarding all elements of the automotive market in the USA. The vehicle magazine strives to supply pertinent, top notch material to its Hispanic visitors and automobile enthusiasts.