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estate car

n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit a car with a comparatively long body containing a large carrying space, reached through a rear door: usually the back seats can be folded forward to increase the carrying space. Also called (esp US, Canadian, Austral, and NZ): station wagon

estate car

station wagon
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.estate car - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seatestate car - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
shooting brake - another name for a station wagon
tailboard, tailgate - a gate at the rear of a vehicle; can be lowered for loading

estate car

noun station wagon (U.S.), shooting brake the luggage space of hatchbacks and estate cars
Translations
kombi
stationcar
farmariauto
karavan
エステートカー
스테이션 왜건
herrgårdsvagn
รถเก๋งที่บรรทุกทั้งคนและสินค้า
ô tô rộng năm cửa

estate car

n (Brit) → auto modello familiare, station wagon f inv

estate car

سَتِيشُن واجُون kombi stationcar Kombiwagen στέισον βάγκον carro familiar, coche familiar farmariauto break karavan vettura familiare エステートカー 스테이션 왜건 stationcar stasjonsvogn samochód kombi carrinha, carro de passeio автомобиль с кузовом «универсал» herrgårdsvagn รถเก๋งที่บรรทุกทั้งคนและสินค้า vagon ô tô rộng năm cửa 旅行车
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Winding that clock back, Volvo mastered the art of creating an estate car that looked good and, crucially, desirable.
That adds up to lively performance for a two tonne estate car with a 0 to 60 acceleration of 6.
That adds up to lively performance for a two-tonne estate car with a 0 to 60 acceleration of 6.
30am on Sunday, when a blue Peugeot 207 estate car was driven at them.
Here, he reports on how he got on in his fourth event of the season last weekend The way I see it, just because nobody else would think of competing in a two-tonne estate car is no reason why I shouldn't give it a go.
Such is the pull of small SUVs that the estate car seems to have had its last rites read time and again yet still they struggle on.
Both drivers hurt in the crash, which involved an estate car and a taxi, were assessed at the scene before they were taken to hospital for treatment.
WHEN Gwyneth Paltrow put her moniker on the world's fastest estate car it made PS120,000 for charity.
It's also one of the most practical - which is what most estate car buyers want.
They believe the vehicle was a silver Vauxhall Astra estate car.
While the arrival of the Multi Purpose Vehicle did spawn a certain school of thought which forecast the possible demise of the faithful old estate car, the motor-makers had other ideas.
Standing on a longer wheelbase with a longer rear overhang than its hatch cousin, the i30 is a great example of a good, small estate car, with every exterior panel from the B-pillar backwards being new.