off-roader


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off-roader

1. a motor vehicle designed for use away from public roads, esp on rough terrain
2. an owner or driver of an off-road vehicle
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Rushlane, an automotive news magazine, has revealed details of the 2020 Mahindra Thar off-roader.
Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), a United States-based automaker, is launching its 2020 Escape based off-roader.
Our Ranger Raptor is a different breed - a thoroughbred desert racer and extreme lifestyle off-roader that can toil with the best of them in the harshest of working conditions."
Built to take on anything from bad roads to bad weather, the legendary off-roader Thar is a perfect match to our Olympic stars and aptly complement their ability to boldly take on competition.
Anyone thinking of buying the unique off-roader will need to have deep pockets though, as it is currently on sale for PS47,750.
Over reasonably rough terrain, the Suzuki inspires confidence, thanks to its tough ladder frame chassis, a standard design feature that many small off-roaders lack and which renders many virtually useless for real off-road work.
And that helps make it a very wieldy car - especially for something built tall in order to ape a full off-roader - even if a roughish grass field is likely to be the toughest test it ever encounters.
Building on this pedigree, the new car uses a body on frame construction for maximum strength - the accepted approach for a "proper" off-roader - and double wishbone and coil spring suspension to the front and a five link rigid axle with coil springs at the rear.
Another visiting off-roader, Red Diwa of Isabela bagged 2nd place after logging a total time of 12 minutes and 43.24 seconds.
But there will be more coupe than off-roader in the X4's DNA, with a low, ground-hugging stance and only four seats as standard, with a fifth chair as an option.
With its 6x6 all-wheel-drive technology, AMG V8 biturbo power and looks that leave no room for any doubt - the Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG 6x6 near-series show vehicle is an off-roader which represents the last word in forward-thrusting power far from the beaten track.
The same underpinnings which make it such a great little off-roader don't do a lot for bouncyness.