Specifications

TYPES OF CARS

TYPES OF CARS

 

Hatchback

Maruti-800

A hatchback is a car body configuration with a rear door that swings upward . It may be a two or three box design. The second row may have foldable seats. The Hatchbacks are very popular in India. The legendary Maruti 800 car belonged to this class. Examples- Maruti 800, Alto, Nano, Renault Kwid etc

 

 

Sedan

Maruti-Suzuki Ciaz

A Sedan car typically has four doors and one Boot/Trunk. It generally has three box design for Engine, Passenger, Cargo. Examples- Maruti Ciaz etc

 

 Multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) or Multi-utility vehicle(MUV)

Kia Carens

A Multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) or Multi-utility vehicle(MUV) is generally designed for passengers comfort. They have large doors and enhanced for providing more space.

 

Sports utility vehicle (SUV)

Ford Explorer

Sports utility vehicle (SUV) are generally higher capacity cars. They have a high ground clearance and are suitable for off roading rides. Examples- , Mahindra Scorpio, Land Rover Discovery Sport, etc.

 

Crossover

Volvo XC90

A Crossover is a car with the features of Sedan and Hatchback. They are suitable for soft off road rides. They generally have a Unibody structure. They have lesser Ground clearance than the SUVs. Examples – Volvo S60 Cross Country, Hyundai i20 Active, etc.

 

Coupe

Hyundai-Genesis

A Coupe generally has two doors with a fixed roof.It typically has two seats, over the time designs have evolved to accommodate more seats. These cars are know for their sporty design. Examples – Audi R8, Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe, etc

 

Convertible

 

Audi-header

The Convertible has a flexible operating roof. It is also called as cabriolet or roadster (if a 2-seater). Examples – Honda S2000, Volvo C70 Off roaders These cars are generally referred as four wheel drive cars though there are certain exceptions.

Off roaders

Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6

These cars are generally referred as four wheel drive or six wheel drive cars though there are certain exceptions.

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A petrohead eager to explore the world outside and the universe within. His love for engines started with his riding. His engines grew diverse so did his knowledge about them. Soon the passion for riding and understanding engines took over him and he started moving to places to learn more. Soon the love for two strokes was revived while restoring his fathers scooters and started long rides on his twenty five year old scooter. He went further and started add few of them to his collection. He writes travelogues and tries to find the utility of numbers to enrich the riding pattern and beautify the experience.

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