gull-wing door

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gull-wing door

[¦gəl ‚wiŋ ′dȯr]
(design engineering)
A door on an automotive vehicle that is hinged at the top, opens upward, and, in the open position, resembles an airplane gull wing.
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Mercedes-Benz SLS Dramatic gullwing door coupe that packs a mighty 563bhp punch.
The lounge-like interior is accessed by a passenger-side gullwing door which allows the vehicle to open up to the outside world and become the sociable hub of an outdoor event.
The SLS is also vastly easier to get in and out of, as the gullwing door cutouts are much deeper than on the old 300SL.
PS250,000 Mercedes-Benz SLS Dramatic gullwing door coupe that packs a mighty 563bhp punch.
The lounge-like interior is accessed by a passengerside gullwing door which allows the vehicle to open up to the outside world and become the sociable hub of an outdoor event.
The KV7 concept's most striking feature is its passenger-side gullwing door, which creates a massive point-of-entry to the lounge-like interior when opened in conjunction with the pillar-less front passenger door.
The interior is sportingly simple in design, yet offers enough space for two people who can comfortably get in after folding back the turret-like gullwing door.
The interior is stunningly simple, yet offers enough space for two people, who can comfortably get in through a large gullwing door.
It'll be turning up outside a posh restaurant in Monaco and lifting the the Gullwing door.
The Nepta is a four-seater cabriolet with a unique gullwing door arrangement that lifts up the whole side of the car to give access to both front and rear seats.
Concept Car with Gullwing Door, Tabletop Computer and Lounge-like Seating Debuts at 2011 North American International Auto Show
Strangely enough, opening the gullwing doors is when the drama ends really.