four-wheel drive

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Synonyms for four-wheel drive

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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Further four-wheel drive options could include Vauxhall's special edition Frontera - the Olympus - with its trendy camerainspired colour scheme and interior.
THERE'S a classic French and Saunders sketch where two mothers deliver their offspring to school in massive juggernauts - a sly dig at the popularity of the four-wheel drive industry.
Our increasingly congested roads in the major cities and built up areas are obviously giving some drivers cause for resenting their four-wheel drive counterparts, who take up more space simply because of their size," says Geoff Hughes, a spokesman for the auto insurance company.
In the latest sign of Australians' shift toward environmental protection, a new poll reveals that a majority of the country's drivers say four-wheel drive vehicles are "socially unacceptable" because of their environmental costs.
Originally a traditional car dealer, the business branched out into four-wheel drives before opting to specialise.
ONE of the most ancient paths in Britain is being ruined by four-wheel drive vehicles, motorcyclists and too many hikers, the government's countryside advisers warned today.