rear light

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rear light

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rear lamp

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(Automotive Engineering) a red light, usually one of a pair, attached to the rear of a motor vehicle. Also called: tail-light or tail lamp
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Noun1.rear light - lamp (usually red) mounted at the rear of a motor vehiclerear light - lamp (usually red) mounted at the rear of a motor vehicle
electrical system - equipment in a motor vehicle that provides electricity to start the engine and ignite the fuel and operate the lights and windshield wiper and heater and air conditioner and radio
lamp - an artificial source of visible illumination
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The rear lamps, evolved from the G80, have been stretched to convey a dynamic stance.
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We know that front fog lamps are merely a fashion accessory for posers but rear lamps have a specific use and should only be used in specific circumstances where not to use them might cause danger.
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Visually, it's the usual light touch-up with new front and rear lamps and new door handles, but the serious changes take place right at the back under the engine cover - changes that will have lifetime Porsche enthusiasts (I'm one of them) sucking in their cheeks.
There's an updated design for front and rear lamps, a hexagonal grille, a revised front bumper, and integrated LED fog lamps as seen on the Genesis.
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