ford 150 raptor - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile publication, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Automobile of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April issue of the magazine complies with the car?s launching in the USA market. It likewise reflects the appeal of the really initial Volvo deluxe car powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date effort of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its boxy image. Yet apart from invoking futuristic designing, the car manufacturer likewise evaluated the waters and also presented an effective engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and also equally powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner car from the automaker was selected for its impressive innovative layout, vibrant and also vibrant driving qualities as well as Volvo's famous safety systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the noticeable option," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's very first V8-powered car, it truly breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has concerned expect of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a real competitor to other European and Japanese high-end sedans," stated Anne Belec, the President and also the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and shows our belief that Volvo deserves consideration in this very affordable segment."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a bunch of standard security systems to display the automaker?s security features turning points. The attributes include the Side Influence Defense System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It additionally includes lots of driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Accident Caution and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 additionally includes the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, before a driver reaches their automobile, they have the ability to evaluate the safety and security degree as well as know whether they have set the alarm system as well as if the car is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise furnished with heart beat sensing unit that gives warning if someone is concealing inside the automobile. To enhance safety and security to the next degree, the deluxe sedan is provided the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and also Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised loosened up and also comfortable driving by allowing the motorist to pick rate as well as minimal time space to the car ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is provided a starting rate of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is one of the powerful product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup consists of the acclaimed S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 car; the acclaimed XC90; flexible V70 wagon as well as rugged XC70; and also the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing the most thorough editorial regarding all facets of the automotive sector in the USA. The auto publication makes every effort to provide relevant, high-grade material to its Hispanic visitors and also auto fanatics.