shoulder wing

shoulder wing

shoulder wing
A monoplane with a wing mounted near the top of the fuselage but not on the top (i.e., the wing is between the middle and the high position).
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It is a big, bold car, carrying what is going to become a signature feature - the shoulder wing grille stretching out in chrome across the radiator.
Meanwhile, those touchstones of maximal shock-and-awe excess of the 1980s and '90s, such as Gianni Versace's metallicmesh sheaths, Thierry Mugler's gold lame dress with the shoulder wings spiking up past ear-level, or Christian Lacroix's 'Gold-Gotha' jacket studded with gems, seem to lose their parodic edge in the face of the lavish collection of papal jewellery and vestments to be found downstairs at the Costume Institute, on rare loan from the Vatican.
There are new performance seats with prominent shoulder wings for close support during hard cornering and they feature 16-way adjustment, memory and heating functions while there's also a new threespoke steering wheel.