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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Bentley, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), is launching its new Flying Spur with all-wheel drive on June 11, 2019.
Moers said that when customers ask him about the GT, "they ask me about all-wheel drive".
Part of my indecisiveness stems from the fact that I've never been put in a situation where I felt all-wheel drive was a necessary feature.
"Our customers enjoy a range of outdoor activities, from walking and cycling, to more extreme sports, and many motorists across the region need the abilities of a dedicated all-wheel drive vehicle, for both work and play.
For over 35 years, Quattro, the permanent all-wheel drive system from Audi has been the pinnacle of safety, sportiness and performance for everyday driving.
Barry Fearon, sales manager at Jennings Ford in Gateshead, said: "There is a huge demand for SUV and all-wheel drive vehicles and already the new model has been boosting sales at the dealership.
Add the option of an all-wheel drive chassis and the one thing purists have been crying out for, a manual transmission, and you have a sports coupe that is something genuinely special.
Mini have launched their first all-wheel drive in the Clubman.
On Friday 16th through to and including Sunday 18th October, the group's dealerships in Stockton and Middlesbrough, will be holding the event, which will allow customers to experience the wide range of all-wheel drive vehicles, including the Ford Kuga, Mondeo, all-new S-MAX, all-new Galaxy and Ford Ranger.
So it's a good time to look at the evergreen Mondeo, which is now offered with the option of an all-wheel drive system.
The launch of the new business edition Countryman means corporate customers will now have the option of a model which includes the brand's all-wheel drive system, MINI ALL4, for the very first time.
The All4 all-wheel drive system helps drivers react quickly to changes in road conditions.
And with a choice of front or all-wheel drive, some modern diesel and petrol engines and some aggressive pricing, this one's going to be extremely popular.
The stylish 500X has a choice of front or all-wheel drive and modern diesel and |petrol engines.