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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Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN), a company involved in highly engineered solutions for powered vehicles and machinery, is providing its Spicer(R) AdvanTEK(R) M180 all-wheel-drive axle to the new Volkswagen Crafter 4 Motion panel van.
The video shows all-wheel-drive Model X P90 DL Tesla, cruising up and down sandy ridges of theDubaidesert while the driver, not known yet, shows off desert-driving tricks with the new powerful vehicle.
New Audi Q2 model is not only as the most powerful in the range but also as the first petrol-powered model to be underpinned by quattro all-wheel-drive
In addition, it is the first vehicle in the brand's portfolio to offer an advanced all-wheel-drive system that will provide customers with peace of mind in all driving conditions.
Clearly the all-wheel-drive AWD chassis is going to have all kinds of benefits when the going is a bit slippery.
There are also two very different all-wheel-drive systems.
The new all-wheel-drive model, called the 70D, can go a government-certified 240 miles per charge, has 514 horsepower and can go from zero to 60 in 5.
But, as soon as the surfaces get at all cold or damp, the all-wheel-drive car will take great chunks out of the rearwheel driver.
But how things have changed, for many mainstream car makers now offer at least one all-wheel-drive saloon or estate model in their portfolio.
The Tesla D is essentially a more powerful, smarter, all-wheel-drive variant of the company's Model S sedan, with the 'D' standing for dual-motor.
It features a redesigned, performance-oriented AMG all-wheel-drive system boasting 577bhp and 590lb/ft of torque.
The new E 63 AMG is now available as a particularly powerful S-Model with an output of 585 hp, 800 Newton metres of torque and featuring a newly developed performance-oriented AMG 4MATIC all-wheel-drive system.
WITH winter on its way, Skoda is trying to help owners steer clear of the bad weather with a new all-wheel-drive version of its top estate model.
The front wheel drive Limited is certainly very capable and comfortable as we discovered last October in our Magnificent Seven test, and the addition of the all-wheel-drive system in the Sport coupled with the lower suspension settings makes it an even greater driver's proposition one which Suzuki is justifiably proud of.
In addition, the BMW Alpina B7 will be available for the first time with BMW's award winning xDrive all-wheel-drive system.