compact car

(redirected from C-segment)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for compact car

a small and economical car

References in periodicals archive ?
When the first-gen Tiida was launched regionally in 2005, there were only four hatchback models competing in the C-segment and together contributed volumes of 1,500 units a year.
The balanced proportions of the car mark it out as a substantial three-box C-segment (compact family cars) saloon.
Because of capacity limitations at Sunderland, securing the new Infiniti will mean that a C-segment hatchback previously announced for the plant in April will be manufactured elsewhere, said the company.
First Lancer in two years expected to bridge the gap in Mitsubishi's C-segment line-up
We anticipate that the upgraded Mazda3 will enable us to increase sales of our C-segment contender during 2012," said Andrew Gardner, sales manager, Victoria Park Mazda.
And this tech is economical within the bounds of the price point of B-and C-segment vehicles according to the supplier.
Kia's recently introduced models to the European market, all-new cee'd C-segment hatchback, Optima hybrid D-segment sedan and the refreshed Sorento CUV, have been certified according to the ISO 14040 Life Cycle Assessment (LCA).
The recruitment day, to be held at the Washington plant on Saturday, is seeking people for the production of the electric Nissan LEAF, the next generation Nissan Qashqai, a new B-segment car and a new C-segment hatchback.
7 mpg and 90 g/km CO2 - the lowest of any C-segment diesel on sale today.
Jacques Fryer, general manager of Pupkewitz Honda, said the new car will be offered exclusively as a five-door hatchback that will compete in the C-segment.
Gokhan Altmisdort, sales manager of Mermerler Otomotiv, said that Chery, top Chinese automaker, would exhibit Niche and Chance models, two C-segment cars during Istanbul Autoshow to start on October 29.
ALFA Romeo has released more information on its vital C-segment car, the Giulietta.
It was followed closely by the A6 in the sedan category of the C-segment of the market.
The Mito Cloverleaf comes with a dynamic suspension that is usually a costly option on C-segment cars like the Focus and Golf.
To date in 2009, Kia's best selling model in overseas markets has been the C-segment Cerato (known as 'Spectra' or 'Forte' in somemarkets) with 237,402 units sold.