utility vehicle


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utility vehicle

n.
1. A small vehicle for off-road use, typically having all-wheel drive, an open cab, and a trucklike bed.
2. An SUV.
3. Chiefly Australian A pickup truck.
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New Delhi, July 10 -- Indian consumers are deferring purchase of utility vehicles, which saw high sales last year, due to economic uncertainty and high diesel prices, a rating agency said.
The book takes the reader through the evolution of the modern day utility vehicle to the technology that goes into making it; the true Classics in the genre; to what makes the small tribe of passionate 4x4er tick.
The automaker has been building its big Sports Utility Vehicles on truck platforms since 1965, but the company is likely to ride the next-generation of full-size Sports Utility Vehicles on car-like unibody platform.
In particular, heavier models with poor fuel economy, such as utility vehicles and pickup trucks, have the highest rejection levels due to gas mileage.
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7 million units, as consumers opt for smaller-sized crossover utility vehicles (CUVs) that use passenger tires.
David Jones (third from right) and representatives from John Deere and the American Royal presented a John Deere Gator utility vehicle to the Kearney Klovers 4-H club.
Over the past few years, sport utility vehicles have been accused of many sins.
Like all cars, sport utility vehicles are about the freedom of mobility.
An additional advantage of the utility vehicles, says Delores Badgley, public affairs coordinator for the department, is that their automatic transmissions are easy to operate - an important consideration when employees with little or no utility vehicle experience operate them.
For years, utility vehicle manufacturers have defended their vehicles on rollover claims by pointing out that they perform well in other kinds of accidents," said Ollanik.