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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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.
AN MP's car-azy call to ban four-wheel drive vehicles from school runs has been branded as stupid by the AA in Scotland.
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.
There have been literally thousands and thousands of four-wheel drives that have gone down the Mojave Road,'' she said, ``and you feel like you are following the last wagon train.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 26, 1995--Case Corporation (NYSE:CSE), a worldwide market leader in four-wheel-drive tractors, has introduced a new series of four-wheel drives to meet the productivity demands of large-acreage farmers.
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.