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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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It has become almost a symbol of the film and, while gullwing cars are not a common sight, the DeLorean has continued to spawn a series of rather beautiful and extraordinary descendants.
Just in case, watch for kerbed alloys, damage to the gullwing doors and service records not fully stamped up.
I found Furniture Clinic online when I was looking to have some furniture restored, and found they'd also be able to help with restoration of the Gullwing.
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The only four-door gullwing motor ever to be created, the Evos's front will be seen on the new Mondeo in 2014.
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The pair happily posed for a snap beside the impressive white gullwing - a prototype that hybridised a DeLorean and a Dodge Challenger.
July 28-29, BASF Automotive Refinish Solutions will host a Classic Car Restoration Symposium and display its Glasurit paint system and its rare, Chip Foose-redesigned 1957 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing.
Inspired by the original 1950'S Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing, the SLS AMG was the first supercar to be designed and built from the ground up in Affalter-bach.
The racing gullwing, which has recently won the Dunlop Dubai 24 H Race, is displayed at the pavilion of Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the exclusive dealers of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar.
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