fiat 124 spider review - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive publication, called the new Volvo S80 as Automobile of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is showing up in the April problem of the publication follows the car?s launching in the USA market. It also reflects the appeal of the really initial Volvo luxury car powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its blocky picture. However apart from invoking advanced designing, the car manufacturer likewise checked the waters and introduced a powerful engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, cooling and heating system and also just as effective brakes.
The high-end front runner sedan from the automaker was selected for its remarkable revolutionary design, vibrant and also younger driving attributes and Volvo's fabulous security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the apparent selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's initial V8-powered auto, it really damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has involved anticipate of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European and also Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the President 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 mirrors our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this really affordable segment."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a lot of basic security systems to display the automaker?s safety features landmarks. The attributes include the Side Effect Defense System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure distribution. It also features many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Crash Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 likewise features the optional Personal Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, before a driver reaches their automobile, they have the ability to review the protection level and recognize whether they have actually set the alarm system as well as if the vehicle is locked. The Volvo S80 is also furnished with heart beat sensing unit that provides caution if someone is hiding inside the auto. To boost safety and security to the following level, the deluxe car is offered the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted kicked back as well as comfy driving by enabling the vehicle driver to choose rate and also minimal time void to the auto in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a starting rate of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is one of the powerful line of product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the award-winning S40 as well as its wagon equivalent the V50; the flashy S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; functional V70 wagon and also sturdy XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is aimed at releasing one of the most detailed editorial regarding all elements of the auto sector in the United States. The vehicle magazine makes every effort to deliver pertinent, top notch material to its Hispanic readers and auto fanatics.