ford compact suv - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive publication, named the brand-new Volvo S80 as Cars And Truck of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is appearing in the April problem of the publication follows the car?s launching in the United States market. It likewise shows the appeal of the very first Volvo high-end sedan powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its boxy picture. However other than invoking advanced styling, the car manufacturer likewise evaluated the waters as well as introduced an effective engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, cooling and heating system and just as effective brakes.
The deluxe flagship sedan from the automaker was chosen for its exceptional innovative layout, dynamic and also youthful driving attributes and also Volvo's legendary security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the obvious selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's first V8-powered cars and truck, it actually breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has involved expect of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European and Japanese deluxe cars," claimed Anne Belec, the President as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, as well as mirrors our idea that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this very competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a lot of standard security systems to display the automaker?s safety features landmarks. The functions consist of the Side Influence Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure circulation. It also includes many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Ship Control with Crash Caution as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also features the optional Individual Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a motorist reaches their auto, they are able to evaluate the protection level and also know whether they have established the alarm and if the car is secured. The Volvo S80 is likewise equipped with heart beat sensor that offers warning if a person is concealing inside the auto. To improve safety and security to the following degree, the high-end sedan is provided the Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with Crash Warning and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised unwinded and also comfy driving by enabling the motorist to select rate and also minimum time void to the car ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is given a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is just one of the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the prize-winning S40 as well as its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the award-winning XC90; flexible V70 wagon and rugged XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is aimed at releasing the most comprehensive editorial pertaining to all elements of the auto market in the United States. The automotive publication aims to provide relevant, top quality material to its Hispanic viewers as well as vehicle fanatics.