ford f 150 raptor - AutoMundo, the leading American Spanish-language vehicle magazine, called the brand-new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April issue of the publication adheres to the car?s launching in the United States market. It additionally shows the allure of the very initial Volvo high-end sedan powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent attempt of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its blocky photo. Yet aside from invoking advanced styling, the car manufacturer additionally tested the waters and also presented a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and equally powerful brakes.
The luxury flagship sedan from the car manufacturer was chosen for its exceptional innovative design, vibrant and vibrant driving characteristics as well as Volvo's fabulous safety and security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the obvious choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the Head Of State as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's first V8-powered automobile, it truly damages the mold of what AutoMundo has actually come to anticipate of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a true competitor to other European and Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the President and also the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and also mirrors our belief that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this really affordable segment."
The Volvo S80 is equipped with a bunch of conventional safety systems to display the automaker?s security includes landmarks. The attributes consist of the Side Influence Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure distribution. It likewise includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Blind Spot Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Crash Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, before a vehicle driver gets to their cars and truck, they have the ability to assess the protection degree and recognize whether they have actually established the alarm system and if the auto is locked. The Volvo S80 is also furnished with heartbeat sensing unit that offers caution if a person is concealing inside the cars and truck. To improve safety to the following degree, the luxury sedan is offered the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised loosened up and also comfy driving by allowing the driver to select rate and minimum time void to the car 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 cyndrical tube 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 automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model lineup includes the prize-winning S40 and its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the acclaimed XC90; versatile V70 wagon and rugged XC70; and also the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is currently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is aimed at publishing the most comprehensive content pertaining to all facets of the vehicle sector in the USA. The auto publication aims to provide pertinent, high-quality web content to its Hispanic readers and vehicle enthusiasts.