active front

active front

[′ak·tiv frənt]
(meteorology)
A front, or portion thereof, which produces appreciable cloudiness and, usually, precipitation.

active front

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An active cold front.
A front that produces considerable cloudiness and precipitation.
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As for the subtle styling refresh, details include smarter full LED headlights which come with active front steer, static bend and auto high-beam assist functions.
Six airbags (twin front, side and side curtains) are standard, as are active front headrests that prevent or minimise whiplash injuries should the vehicle be hit from behind.
Safety is well taken care of by seven airbags, active front head restraints, ABS brakes, stability control, hill hold assist, front and rear parking sensors and a tyre pressure monitoring system while such things as lane assist and tiredness warning can be added as options.
advanced rentals from PS199 Don't let safety be an issue - with six airbags fitted as standard, active front seat backrests to prevent whiplash injuries, anti-lock breaks and electronic stability programme (ESP) to detect and correct skids, the 3008 gives you real piece of mind.
0 CDTi ecoFLEX models with Start/ Stop also feature an active front air shutter which helps the car achieve class-leading CO2 emissions of 99g/km and fuel economy of 76.
0 CDTi ecoFLEX models with Start/Stop also feature an additional aerodynamic element in the shape of an active front air shutter which helps the cars achieve class-leading CO2 emissions of 99g/km and fuel economy of 76.
The Genesis boasts world-class safety features including eight airbags, electronic active front head restraints, electronic traction control and intelligent cruise control with electronic stability control, which delivers optimal performance in any condition, its makers say.
The design is packed with innovative technology such as a high voltage IGBT-based active front end and patented multi-level switching topology, providing both line and load friendly operation.
thrusters and a Low-Voltage Active Front End Diesel Electric Power
Standard safety kit includes ABS brakes with EBD and brake assist, electronic-stability programme, six airbags, active front head restraints and Isofix child seat anchoring points, in addition to the five-star Euro NCAP crash-test rating.
Standard safety kit includes ABS brakes with EBD and brake assist, electronic stability programme, six airbags, active front head restraints and Isofix child seat anchoring points in addition to the reassurance of a five-star Euro NCAP crash test rating.
It features automatic headlights, front fog lights, Bluetooth connectivity with voice recognition, electric front and rear windows, driver's knee airbag, active front head restraints, electric parking brake with automatic hold function, ESP, HAC (Hill-start Assist Control), manual air conditioning, and a six-speed transmission.