Car Definitions

What does Turbocharger mean?

A form of forced induction wherein a device uses an exhaust-driven turbine to force more air into an engine to generate more power.

What does ESC (Electronic Stability Control) mean?

A safety feature that improves the handling of a vehicle by detecting skids and compensating by adjusting braking pressure. This in turn helps maintain the intended direction of the vehicle.

What does Remote Trunk Release mean?

A feature that allows the vehicle's cargo area (boot) to be electronically opened from the key fob.

What does Cruise Control mean?

A device that, when engaged, automatically maintains the speed of a vehicle without the need for the driver to keep their foot on the accelerator pedal.

What does AWD (All Wheel Drive) mean?

A drivetrain that utilizes a front, rear and center differential to provide power to all four wheels of a vehicle.