ford focus 2004 - AutoMundo, the top American Spanish-language auto magazine, named the new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is appearing in the April problem of the publication adheres to the car?s debut in the United States market. It likewise shows the allure of the extremely first Volvo deluxe car powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent attempt of the automaker to relocate away from its boxy photo. Yet aside from invoking advanced designing, the automaker also evaluated the waters and introduced a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating & cooling system and also similarly powerful brakes.
The deluxe flagship sedan from the car manufacturer was picked for its exceptional cutting edge design, dynamic and younger driving qualities and also Volvo's epic safety and security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the noticeable choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's first V8-powered auto, it actually damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has pertained to anticipate of Volvo's automobiles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to other European as well as Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the President and also the CEO of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, and shows our idea that Volvo deserves consideration in this extremely affordable sector."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a number of standard safety and security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety includes milestones. The attributes include the Side Impact Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and also anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution. It also features several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Car Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the car manufacturer, prior to a driver reaches their auto, they are able to examine the security level and understand whether they have actually established the alarm system and also if the cars and truck is locked. The Volvo S80 is additionally geared up with heartbeat sensor that offers warning if someone is hiding inside the cars and truck. To improve safety and security to the next level, the deluxe sedan is given the Flexible cruise control (ACC) with Crash Caution as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised relaxed and also comfortable driving by allowing the chauffeur to pick speed and also minimal time void to the automobile 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 powerful product lines of the car manufacturer. 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; functional V70 wagon and also rugged XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is aimed at releasing the most thorough content relating to all elements of the auto industry in the United States. The auto publication makes every effort to deliver pertinent, high-grade content to its Hispanic visitors as well as vehicle fanatics.