ford mustang 2005 - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language auto magazine, called the brand-new Volvo S80 as Car of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is showing up in the April issue of the magazine follows the car?s debut in the USA market. It likewise mirrors the appeal of the extremely first Volvo deluxe car powered by the renowned V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most up to date attempt of the car manufacturer to relocate far from its blocky image. But aside from conjuring up futuristic styling, the automaker likewise tested the waters and also presented an effective engine supported by a Volvo looter, filter, cooling and heating system and also equally powerful brakes.
The high-end front runner sedan from the car manufacturer was picked for its exceptional advanced layout, vibrant and younger driving features and also Volvo's epic security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was actually the evident option," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the company's first V8-powered auto, it truly breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has actually involved expect of Volvo's vehicles."
" The S80 is a true competitor to other European and also Japanese high-end cars," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State and the CEO of Volvo Cars for North America. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, and also reflects our belief that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this really competitive segment."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a bunch of typical safety systems to showcase the automaker?s safety and security includes landmarks. The features include the Side Effect Protection System (SIPS), Whiplash Security System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with digital brake force distribution. It also includes many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Dead spot Details System (BLIS), Flexible Cruise Ship Control with Accident Caution and Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 likewise features the optional Personal Vehicle Communicator (PCC) remote control. According to the automaker, before a vehicle driver reaches their auto, they are able to review the safety level and also understand whether they have established the alarm and also if the automobile is secured. The Volvo S80 is additionally equipped with heartbeat sensing unit that provides warning if someone is hiding inside the car. To enhance safety to the next degree, the high-end car is offered the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Collision Caution and also Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC promoted loosened up and comfortable driving by permitting the driver to select speed and minimal time gap to the auto in front.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is offered a beginning cost of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine and also $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horsepower. The S80 is among the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the acclaimed S40 and its wagon equivalent the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the acclaimed XC90; flexible V70 wagon and also rugged XC70; and also the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently celebrating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most thorough editorial relating to all facets of the auto sector in the United States. The automobile magazine aims to provide appropriate, high-grade content to its Hispanic visitors and also cars and truck enthusiasts.