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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The all-wheel drive Clubman is to enter production in March 2016, with sales scheduled to commence shortly thereafter.
All-wheel drive shoppers may also contact Matt Castrucci Mazda directly by calling 877-321-5043.
Staff will be on hand throughout the weekend to advise customers, arrange test drives and give demonstrations on the wide range of advanced technologies available across the all-wheel drive model range.
Jaguar has engineered a wholly convincing proposition here and although much will come down to personal preference, this all-wheel drive V6 S Coupe has a real claim on being the best car the company makes right now.
The symmetrical all-wheel drive system does offer improved traction, especially on low grip surfaces such as wet tarmac or snow.
The all-wheel drive transmission makes the F-TYPE R marginally quicker off the line, Jaguar quoting a sprint to 62mph of 4.
I mentioned wheels - the all-wheel drive S gets 19-inch diamond-turned Volution alloys, while the all-wheel drive R is fitted with 20-inch diamond-turned Gyrodyne alloy wheels.
4 petrol powerplants for this car, both with the auto and all-wheel drive.
Redesigned for 2015, the Subaru Legacy is a sensible and more refined family sedan that has the best fuel economy for the lowest starting retail price among America's all-wheel drive sedans.
3 high roof combi van with all-wheel drive, short wheelbase, 80 to 90 kW engine power, at least 160 mm ground clearance.
IT'S coming up to that time of year when many drivers will be seriously considering seeking out the advantages of an all-wheel drive vehicle.
SeeNews) - Sep 16, 2014 - Austrian municipality Weyregg am Attersee has launched a EUR 219,000 (USD 284,000) call for bids for the delivery of a tanker fire engine with all-wheel drive.
All-wheel drive turbo models feature a Dynamic Torque Control All-Wheel Drive system which automatically switches from front-wheel drive to all-wheel drive by calculating the driver's intended driving line and adjusting the distribution of torque to the rear wheels as required.
It means ALL4 all-wheel drive becomes optionally available for four models each of the Countryman and Paceman, while a standard feature of the John Cooper Works variants of each.
Its makers say the new generation of the 911 Carrera unites excellent performance and efficiency with the dynamic benefits of the latest version of the active all-wheel drive system Porsche Traction Management (PTM).