off-roader


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off-roader

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) a motor vehicle designed for use away from public roads, esp on rough terrain
2. (Automotive Engineering) an owner or driver of an off-road vehicle
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Noun1.off-roader - a bicycle with a sturdy frame and fat tiresoff-roader - a bicycle with a sturdy frame and fat tires; originally designed for riding in mountainous country
bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel - a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
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off-roader

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This huge off-roader is the traditional American motor - it sits eight, boasts acres of space, and is simply brilliant for big families.
The off-roader makes its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, but anyone interested can go online to www.
With a bit of luck, the Murano could do the business, but only if Nissan can keep the Euro price down to around pounds 30,000, the projected price when this big off-roader goes on sale early next year.
Saab has just unveiled their new luxury off-roader at the New York Automobile Show ( but don't plan to sell it in the UK yet.
NISSAN'S new Murano is neither an off-roader nor an MPV, but it's certainly the best-looking SUV the Japanese giant has ever made.
So is this the car for all seasons - a full blown off-roader capable of plugging the mud with the best, a gutsy motorway cruiser with its beefy V6 engine, and an ideal MPV for the school and supermarket run?
The upright, slatted grille, the vast expanse of bonnet, the chunky side panels and doors are all characteristic of a breed which has become the world's favourite luxury off-roader.
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After all, Ford Motor Company owns Land Rover which, in tandem with Jeep, is the strongest off-roader brand.
This is no baby Benz but a strapping and capable luxury off-roader which will climb to the top of its 4x4 range.
THE world premiere of the new Mercedes GL-Class off-roader will take place at the Detroit Auto Show next month.
The German motor manufacturer is no stranger to the premium off-roader sector having previously entered nearly four years ago with the X5.