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Synonyms for 4WD

a motor vehicle with a four-wheel drive transmission system

a transmission that provides power directly to all four wheels of a motor vehicle

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I complained to the dealership because I want them to exchange the car for a 4WD because that's what I thought it was.
It's nicely built, efficient to run and quite capable in 4WD form of getting everywhere any ordinary family driver might want to go.
The global 4WD vehicle market is dominated by several international players that are expanding their footprint in developing nations of the APAC region.
Driving a part-time 4WD system on dry pavement can break the front axles, shear the differential gears and even break apart the differential case.
The CO2 emissions for the petrol models are 127g/km with 2WD manual transmission, 125g/km with 2WD CVT, 135g/km with 4WD manual transmission and 130g/km with 4WD CVT.
SHOWTIME: Suzuki's compact 4WD vehicle the X-Lander is based on the Suzuki Jimny
It's an ideal system as you get the fuel-saving benefits of 2WD, the reassurance in potentially slippy conditions of automatic 4WD and full 4WD for when the going gets really tough.
Makoto Arimoto, RAV4's chief engineer at Toyota, said: "We have achieved a sportier driving experience characteristic of a 4WD vehicle while enhancing the agile handling performance that is highly regarded in the current model.
Externally, there is nothing that sets it apart from its 4WD siblings.
Tokyo, May 12, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation has updated the Mazda Carol range of micro-minis sold in Japan with a new 4WD model.
But now it is realised that fewer and fewer motorists take advantage of the amazing ability of 4WD and the ones who will probably opt for an out-and-out mudlugger like a Defender of Land Cruiser for their leisure adventures.
Novices wrongly assume just because they drive a 4WD truck or SUV they are impervious to mishaps.
for Case IH Steiger[R] 4WD and QUADTRAC[R] Tractors
5-litre petrol engine from the Focus ST and is aimed at downsizers who want a smaller 4WD without forgoing the pulling power to which they have become accustomed.
9 million won (about $36,700) The Rogue, which will come in 2WD, 4WD Deluxe and 4WD Premium models, will be priced at between 29.