ford flex 2009 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language auto magazine, called the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is showing up in the April problem of the magazine follows the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the allure of the extremely initial Volvo luxury sedan powered by the well known V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest attempt of the automaker to relocate away from its boxy image. But besides invoking advanced designing, the car manufacturer likewise evaluated the waters and also introduced a powerful engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and just as powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner sedan from the automaker was selected for its remarkable innovative layout, dynamic and vibrant driving qualities as well as Volvo's legendary safety systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered cars and truck, it truly damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually pertained to expect of Volvo's vehicles."
" The S80 is a real rival to various other European and Japanese deluxe cars," claimed Anne Belec, the President and the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and shows our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this extremely affordable section."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a lot of basic safety systems to display the automaker?s safety and security features turning points. The features include the Side Impact Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with electronic brake pressure circulation. It also includes numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Collision Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the car manufacturer, before a chauffeur gets to their auto, they have the ability to examine the safety level as well as understand whether they have actually established the alarm system and if the cars and truck is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally geared up with heartbeat sensing unit that offers caution if a person is hiding inside the vehicle. To increase security to the following degree, the deluxe sedan is offered the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Accident Warning and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised relaxed and comfortable driving by allowing the motorist to select rate and minimal time space to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a beginning price of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine and $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is among 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 sedan; the acclaimed XC90; flexible V70 wagon as well as tough XC70; and the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is targeted at publishing the most thorough editorial pertaining to all facets of the vehicle industry in the USA. The vehicle publication strives to provide appropriate, high-quality content to its Hispanic viewers as well as cars and truck fanatics.