ford focus st 2013 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile publication, called the brand-new Volvo S80 as Cars And Truck of the Year for 2007. The esteemed award which is showing up in the April issue of the magazine follows the car?s launching in the United States market. It also mirrors the appeal of the very first Volvo high-end car powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the latest attempt of the car manufacturer to move far from its boxy picture. Yet aside from conjuring up futuristic styling, the automaker likewise checked the waters and introduced an effective engine sustained by a Volvo looter, filter, heating and cooling system and also just as powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner car from the automaker was selected for its impressive advanced style, dynamic as well as younger driving attributes and also Volvo's legendary security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the obvious choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the business's very first V8-powered cars and truck, it really damages the mold of what AutoMundo has pertained to anticipate of Volvo's cars."
" The S80 is a true rival to various other European as well as Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is considerable, and shows our belief that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this very affordable sector."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a bunch of common safety and security systems to showcase the automaker?s safety includes landmarks. The functions include the Side Influence Defense System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with digital brake pressure circulation. It additionally features several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Information System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Control with Crash Caution and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the automaker, prior to a vehicle driver gets to their automobile, they have the ability to examine the security level and also know whether they have set the alarm as well as if the vehicle is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise outfitted with heart beat sensing unit that provides caution if a person is concealing inside the auto. To increase safety and security to the following level, the luxury sedan is given the Adaptive cruise ship control (ACC) with Crash Caution as well as Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted unwinded and comfortable driving by enabling the chauffeur to select speed and also minimal time void to the automobile ahead.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is provided a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is one of the effective line of product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the award-winning S40 as well as its wagon equivalent the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the prize-winning XC90; functional V70 wagon as well as rugged XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing the most thorough editorial relating to all elements of the auto sector in the USA. The automotive publication strives to supply relevant, top notch material to its Hispanic readers as well as automobile lovers.