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four-wheel drive

a system used in motor vehicles in which all four wheels are connected to the source of power

four-wheel drive

[′fȯr ¦wēl ′drīv]
(mechanical engineering)
An arrangement in which the drive shaft acts on all four wheels of the automobile.
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Chris Ferguson, coowner of North Eastern 4x4, said: "It has been great having James as part of the team at North Eastern 4x4.
e slightly increased ride height might give you a clue that this is no ordinary Swift but, other than that, the Swift 4x4 is extremely discreet.
Due to the crash the 4x4 vehicle had rolled over and demolished a set of traffic lights.
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It is however at this time of year that the 4x4 really comes into its own - allowing drivers to still get out and about in severe road conditions while `ordinary' ' cars struggle to get a grip in snowy conditions.
Services At Bimbra 4x4 range from manufacturing and modifying Removable Hardtops, Soft Tops, Heavy-Duty Bumpers, Winches, Spotlights, Roof Racks, Suspension, Rock sliders, Snorkels, Single Wheel Carriers, Interiors and Exteriors, off-roading accessories and many others.
Ayman Shehadeh, marketing manager, said: "This offer aims at encouraging all Toyota and Lexus 4x4 car owners to visit the service centres to check their cars and ensure they are in the best running conditions especially for those camping enthusiasts.
The legendary Jeep Wrangler continues to demonstrate its award-winning credentials after taking 4x4 Magazine's 4x4 of the Year, Hardcore class for the second year running.
BRITAIN'S best-selling magazine for off-road enthusiasts has honoured the Fiat Panda 4x4.
A gang of crooks in a 4x4 smashed their way into a shop and used the vehicle to drag its cash machine out the front door.
TWO of Fiat's popular small cars are moving up in the world with the arrival of a 4x4 version of the Panda and a mini-MPV based on the trendy 500 supermini.