ford gt 2006 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive magazine, named the new Volvo S80 as Auto of the Year for 2007. The respected honor which is appearing in the April concern of the magazine follows the car?s debut in the United States market. It additionally reflects the appeal of the extremely first Volvo high-end sedan powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date attempt of the car manufacturer to relocate away from its boxy picture. However in addition to invoking futuristic designing, the car manufacturer additionally tested the waters as well as presented a powerful engine sustained by a Volvo looter, filter, cooling and heating system and also similarly effective brakes.
The deluxe flagship car from the car manufacturer was picked for its exceptional revolutionary layout, dynamic and youthful driving characteristics and also Volvo's famous safety and security systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the evident option," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's very first V8-powered cars and truck, it actually damages the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has involved expect of Volvo's vehicles."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European as well as Japanese high-end cars," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and shows our idea that Volvo is worthy of factor to consider in this very affordable section."
The Volvo S80 is furnished with a number of standard safety and security systems to display the automaker?s safety includes turning points. The features consist of the Side Influence Security System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with digital brake force circulation. It likewise features numerous driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Info System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 also features the optional Personal Automobile Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a vehicle driver reaches their vehicle, they have the ability to examine the safety and security degree and also recognize whether they have set the alarm and also if the automobile is secured. The Volvo S80 is also furnished with heart beat sensing unit that gives warning if somebody is concealing inside the automobile. To boost safety and security to the following level, the deluxe car is provided the Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with Collision Warning and also Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC promoted unwinded and comfortable driving by permitting the vehicle driver to pick speed as well as minimum time void to the auto in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is given a starting cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cyndrical tube engine as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is among the powerful product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule consists of the acclaimed S40 and also its wagon counterpart the V50; the sporty S60 car; the prize-winning XC90; flexible V70 wagon and also tough XC70; and also the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is currently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is focused on releasing one of the most comprehensive content pertaining to all elements of the auto market in the United States. The vehicle publication makes every effort to provide appropriate, high-grade material to its Hispanic readers and also automobile enthusiasts.