ford mustang ellenor - AutoMundo, the premier American Spanish-language automobile publication, named the new Volvo S80 as Car of the Year for 2007. The esteemed honor which is appearing in the April problem of the publication follows the car?s launching in the United States market. It likewise shows the charm of the very initial Volvo luxury car powered by the famous V8 engine.
The Volvo S80 is the most recent effort of the car manufacturer to move far from its boxy photo. However other than invoking advanced styling, the automaker also evaluated the waters as well as introduced a powerful engine supported by a Volvo spoiler, filter, heating & cooling system and equally powerful brakes.
The luxury front runner car from the car manufacturer was picked for its remarkable cutting edge layout, vibrant and also younger driving features as well as Volvo's legendary safety systems. "The brand-new 2007 Volvo S80 was really the obvious choice," commented Jorge Koechlin, the President and also Editor-in-Chief of AutoMundo. "As the firm's initial V8-powered auto, it truly breaks the mold and mildew of what AutoMundo has involved anticipate of Volvo's vehicles."
" The S80 is a true rival to other European and Japanese luxury cars," said Anne Belec, the President as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Cars for The United States And Canada. "This recognition by the editors of AutoMundo is significant, and also mirrors our belief that Volvo deserves consideration in this really competitive section."
The Volvo S80 is outfitted with a number of basic security systems to display the automaker?s security includes turning points. The features include the Side Influence Defense System (SIPS), Whiplash Protection System (WHIPS) and anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force circulation. It additionally includes several driver-assistance systems such as Volvo's Unseen area Details System (BLIS), Adaptive Cruise Control with Accident Warning and also Ready Alert Brakes with Electronic Brake Support.
The S80 likewise includes the optional Individual Cars and truck Communicator (PCC) push-button control. According to the automaker, prior to a vehicle driver reaches their auto, they have the ability to assess the security level and understand whether they have set the alarm system and also if the automobile is locked. The Volvo S80 is likewise outfitted with heartbeat sensor that gives caution if somebody is hiding inside the cars and truck. To boost safety and security to the next degree, the luxury sedan is offered the Flexible cruise ship control (ACC) with Collision Warning as well as Brake Assistance (CWBS). The ACC advertised loosened up as well as comfortable driving by enabling the driver to select speed and also minimal time gap to the car in front.
The Volvo S80 took place sale in December. It is offered a beginning rate of $38,705 for the 235-horsepower inline-6 cylinder engine as well as $47,350 for the all-wheel-drive-equipped V8 with 311 horse power. The S80 is among the effective product of the car manufacturer. For this year, Volvo?s model schedule consists of the prize-winning S40 and also its wagon counterpart the V50; the flashy S60 sedan; the acclaimed XC90; flexible V70 wagon and rugged XC70; and the new C70 convertible.
AutoMundo publication, which is presently celebrating its 25th wedding anniversary, is targeted at publishing the most detailed content relating to all facets of the automotive industry in the United States. The vehicle magazine makes every effort to provide relevant, top quality material to its Hispanic readers and also automobile lovers.