fiat 500e range - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language vehicle magazine, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is appearing in the April problem of the magazine follows the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the charm of the extremely initial Volvo luxury sedan powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the automaker to move away from its boxy photo. Yet aside from conjuring up futuristic styling, the car manufacturer also tested the waters and presented an effective engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system and also similarly powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner car from the automaker was selected for its exceptional revolutionary layout, vibrant and also vibrant driving attributes and also Volvo's legendary security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the apparent choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's initial V8-powered cars and truck, it truly damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually pertained to expect of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a real competitor to various other European and Japanese deluxe sedans," claimed Anne Belec, the Head Of State and also the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, and also mirrors our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this very competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a bunch of typical safety systems to showcase the automaker?s safety includes turning points. The attributes include the Side Influence Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure distribution. It additionally features several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Crash Caution as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Personal Auto Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a motorist reaches their cars and truck, they are able to review the safety and security degree as well as know whether they have actually set the alarm system and also if the automobile is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally furnished with heart beat sensor that provides warning if someone is concealing inside the auto. To enhance safety and security to the following degree, the deluxe sedan is given the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Collision Caution and Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up and comfy driving by permitting the driver to pick rate as well as minimum time space to the vehicle in front.
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 as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is just one of the powerful line of product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the award-winning S40 and its wagon equivalent the V50; the stylish S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon and sturdy XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is focused on publishing the most thorough content regarding all elements of the automotive sector in the United States. The automotive magazine aims to supply relevant, premium content to its Hispanic visitors and vehicle enthusiasts.