ford mustang eleanor - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automotive publication, called the brand-new Volvo S80 as Vehicle of the Year for 2007. The respected award which is showing up in the April concern of the publication adheres to the car?s launching in the USA market. It additionally reflects the appeal of the really initial Volvo deluxe car powered by the famed V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the car manufacturer to relocate away from its blocky photo. Yet in addition to invoking advanced styling, the automaker likewise examined the waters and also introduced a powerful engine sustained by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating and cooling system and also equally effective brakes.
The deluxe flagship sedan from the automaker was chosen for its remarkable innovative design, vibrant and also younger driving attributes and also Volvo's epic safety and security systems. "The new 2007 Volvo S80 was truly the evident selection," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President as well as Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's first V8-powered vehicle, it truly damages the mold of what AutoMundo has actually involved anticipate of Volvo's cars and trucks."
" The S80 is a real rival to various other European and also Japanese deluxe cars," said Anne Belec, the Head Of State and the CEO of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This acknowledgment by the editors of AutoMundo is substantial, as well as mirrors our belief that Volvo is worthy of consideration in this very competitive segment."
The Volvo S80 is geared up with a lot of conventional safety and security systems to display the automaker?s safety includes turning points. The features include the Side Impact Defense System (SIPS), Whiplash Defense System (WHIPS) as well as anti-lock brakes with digital brake force circulation. It also features many driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Ship Control with Collision Warning as well as Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Assistance.
The S80 also features the optional Individual Automobile Communicator (PCC) remote. According to the automaker, prior to a chauffeur gets to their cars and truck, they have the ability to assess the protection level and recognize whether they have set the alarm system and also if the vehicle is secured. The Volvo S80 is likewise geared up with heart beat sensing unit that provides warning if a person is concealing inside the automobile. To boost security to the next degree, the deluxe car is given the Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with Crash Warning and Brake Support (CWBS). The ACC advertised kicked back as well as comfortable driving by permitting the chauffeur to choose speed and also minimal time void to the auto ahead.
The Volvo S80 went on sale in December. It is offered 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 one of the effective product of the automaker. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule includes the acclaimed S40 and also its wagon counterpart the V50; the stylish S60 sedan; the award-winning XC90; versatile V70 wagon and sturdy XC70; as well as the brand-new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo magazine, which is presently commemorating its 25th anniversary, is targeted at releasing one of the most comprehensive content relating to all elements of the vehicle market in the United States. The automobile publication aims to supply relevant, high-quality material to its Hispanic readers as well as vehicle fanatics.