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hand brake

[′hand ‚brāk]
(mechanical engineering)
A manually operated brake.
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What will also appeal to families are the likes of electronic stability as standard, automatic parking brake with hill assist, a maximum fivestar safety rating, air-con, rear parking sensors and Peugeot's innovative Grip Control.
Standard features include hands-free engine start and locking of the doors and glovebox as the card-holder walks away from the car, automatic parking brake, dual-zone climate control, bi-Xenon headlamps, 3D sound and built-in Carminat TomTom navigation.
Many of the usual buttons are incorporated in the innovative centred steering wheel controls and extra space is given by the removal of the handbrake which is replaced by an automatic parking brake.
There's an automatic parking brake, a hands-free Renault card for remote access, a sliding centre console encompassing yet another storage box, automatic headlamps and windscreen wipers, tyre pressure monitoring and Xenon headlights that automatically alter the height and depth of the beam according to the car's speed.
Standard features include dual-zone air conditioning, a single CD RDS radio with six speakers and remote control, electric/heated door mirrors, a height/reach adjustable steering wheel, trip computer, automatic parking brake, electronic brake-force distribution and brake assist, electronic stability control, anti-whiplash front head rests and doors that lock automatically as the vehicle moves off.
In addition to the above, included as standard are an automatic parking brake, cruise control, single shot electric windows all round, dual operation climate control, heated front seats, tyre pressure monitor, satellite navigation, 'see me home headlamps' and rain-sensitive automatic wipers.
By putting the gearbox on the dash and adding an automatic parking brake similar to the one on the Espace, acres of space are freed up in the front.
Some of Renault's trailblazing features that made their debut on the space age Vel Satis have also made their way onto the Espace including the card entry system that does away with the ignition key and the automatic parking brake which means there is no handbrake lever.
Complete with battery and automatic charger, the trucks are also supplied as standard with automatic parking brake, battery discharge indicator and hardwearing Vulkollan tandem front rollers.
The model features keyless entry with Stop/Start button, cruise control with speed limiter, automatic parking brake with Hill Assist, automatic dual-zone air conditioning, electric folding door mirrors, Peugeot Connect Navigation (RT6) with Bluetooth, Peugeot Connect SOS and Assistance, automatic headlamps and wipers, 18-inch alloy wheels and half leather seats.
The sporty, image-conscious Dynamique TomTom is equipped for a relaxing drive and features an automatic parking brake, as well as auto wipers and headlights.
Predicted best seller the Dynamique TomTom adds extra kit like automatic parking brake, headlights and wipers, cruise control, chrome twin exhausts - excluding dCi 110 - dual zone climate control, electrically heated and folding door mirrors, hands-free keycard, rear parking sensors and speed limiter.

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