familiar of zero crossover - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive magazine, called the new Volvo S80 as Cars And Truck 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 United States market. It additionally shows the allure of the very initial Volvo high-end car powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date attempt of the car manufacturer to move away from its blocky photo. But other than conjuring up futuristic styling, the car manufacturer also tested the waters as well as introduced an effective engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system as well as equally powerful brakes.
The deluxe front runner sedan from the car manufacturer was selected for its impressive advanced layout, dynamic and also vibrant driving attributes and also Volvo's legendary safety and security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the noticeable selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's initial V8-powered auto, it truly breaks the mold of what AutoMundo has come to expect of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a real competitor to various other European and also Japanese high-end sedans," stated Anne Belec, the President as well as the CEO of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, and reflects our belief that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this extremely competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a number of basic safety and security systems to display the automaker?s safety and security features milestones. The attributes consist of the Side Influence Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It likewise features lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Info System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Auto Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a vehicle driver reaches their automobile, they have the ability to evaluate the security degree as well as understand whether they have actually set the alarm as well as if the car is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally geared up with heartbeat sensor that offers warning if somebody is hiding inside the cars and truck. To increase safety to the next level, the high-end car is given the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Crash Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised loosened up as well as comfy driving by enabling the vehicle driver to select speed as well as minimum time space to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is offered a beginning price 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 line of product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup includes the award-winning S40 and also its wagon counterpart the V50; the sporty S60 sedan; the award-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon and sturdy XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is focused on publishing one of the most thorough editorial relating to all aspects of the auto industry in the United States. The vehicle magazine strives to supply relevant, top quality content to its Hispanic viewers and also vehicle fanatics.