automotive terms

4WD
4x2
4x4
4x4x4
6x6
8x8
A-pillar
A-post
ABS
accelerated depreciation
alloy wheel
aquaplane
ATF
automatic distance control
automatic transmission
AWD
B-pillar
B-post
bead breaker
beltline
berline
blindside
blow-by
blown diffuser
brakeforce
BS
bumper
bus
C-pillar
C-post
CAI
caliper
camber
catalyst
catalytic converter
chipped
clutch pedal
column shifter
compression ratio
continuously variable transmission
control arm
CVT
cylinder head
D-pillar
D-post
diesel
diffuser
disc brake
downsizing
drifter
driveline
dry sump
dualie
dwell
electronic stability control
EP
ESC
ESP
exhaust system
extractors
feedline
float
fog lamp
fog light
four-stroking
FWD
glove box
glove compartment
ground clearance
handbrake
handbrake turn
head
hood
intake silencer
intake system
knock
KPI
liftgate
lugnut
manual transmission
midengine
multilink
over square
overhead cam
overhead valve
paddle shifter
phaeton
points
power steering
preignition
prime mover
racing jack
restripe
ride height
roll cage
running gear
RV
RWD
scoop
semi-automatic
side valve
spat
spinout
squib
SRS
standard transmission
steel rim
steering column
stocker
sump
sunroof
supplemental restraint system
tailfin
tailgate
TCS
tonneau cover
top dead center
topless
torque steer
track
transmission
turbosupercharger
twincharger
under square
upshift
water injection
wheel
windage