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safety car

[′sāf·tē ‚kär]
(mining engineering)
Any mine car or hoisting cage provided with safety stops, catches, or other precautionary devices.
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Seven-year-old Esha Randhawa was one of hundreds of children who put forward their idea for the pace car and her design was picked out as the winner by a panel of guest judges.
The Car Snappy Pace Car offers a rare opportunity to not just reach out to people who love vehicles, but also ensure their entertainment in the world's most recognizable car-based sport.
Following Chevrolet's return last year as an engine supplier, the 2014 Corvette Stingray Pace Car extends a legacy at the Brickyard that dates to the racetrack's early days.
The replacement driver of the pace car, a special-edition Chevrolet Camaro convertible, will be announced later this month, the release said.
Trump was earlier invited to drive the pace car later this month, but he proved an unpopular choice with fans, who were annoyed with his comments about President Barack Obama's birther issue, and his doubts over the President's credibility as a bright student.
The other official pace car is a black-and-silver commemorative edition that marks the 30th anniversary of the celebrated 1978 pace car -- the first Corvette to pace the field at the race.
Kerr passed the Czech Republic, Austria and New Zealand to claim sixth with some impressive driving after the race had been closed up by the pace car.
When the car in front brakes the cars in the column cannot stop in time, and acting as a pace car is putting yourself at risk of a rear-end collision.
We are concerned that acting as a pace car is putting yourself at risk of a rear-end collision.
The bride and groom can choose to have a parade lap around the twin-ring, super speedway circuit in the official Honda S2000 pace car ( with their relatives and friends following them in a yellow school bus.
The bride and groom can choose to have a parade lap round the twin-ring, super speedway circuit in the official Honda S2000 pace car ( with their relatives and friends following them in a yellow school bus.
But, perhaps most exciting of all, there will be the experience of riding in the Touring Car pace car prior to the race.