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au·to·cross

 (ô′tō-krôs′, -krŏs′)
n.
A competition for automobiles that tests driving skill and speed.

autocross

(ˈɔːtəʊˌkrɒs)
n
(Motor Racing) a form of motor sport in which cars race over a half-mile circuit of rough grass. See also motocross, rallycross

gym•kha•na

(dʒɪmˈkɑ nə)

n., pl. -nas.
1. any of various special sporting or athletic events, as field day for equestrians or a gymnastics exhibition.
2. a place where any such event is held.
3. a competition in which sports cars are timed as they travel on a closed course that requires much maneuvering.
[1860–65; < Hindi]
Translations

autocross

[ˈɔːtəʊkrɒs] Nautocross m

autocross

nAutocross nt
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It was overall a thrilling experience for the participants who got to experience the autocross event of this magnitude in Nagaland, where there is no proper and permanent racing track.
The racing is a unique combination of autocross, drift and time trial, where drivers go head to head and against the clock to compete for the win.
The rally's activities include drifting, autocross, karting and performances suitable for all ages.
Imran Hakada cleared the ground with all his opponents as the sixth round of the KCB national autocross championship came to an end at the Solai race track over the weekend.
The two race formats are the Autocross Challenge and the Circuit Championship.
'After we successfully opened the motorsports season with the Vios Autocross Challenge, Toyota Motor Philippines continues to gear up the excitement with a bigger and better racing opportunity.
Celebrities, racing teams, car club members, Toyota owners and motoring media participated in two exciting formats: Autocross Challenge and Circuit Championship.
It's how millions of people connect with their passion, whether it's track days, autocross, road rallies, driving tours, vintage races or local car cub events.
figure By ABDUL SIDI The Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) on Thursday committed Sh75 million towards motor sports competitions for the next three years.Angela Mwirigi, the KCB Director for Marketing and Communication, announced the new sponsorship deal at a press conference in Nairobi, saying the amount will go towards supporting the seven rounds of the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) in addition to the Autocross Championship.
The will also be an autocross and karting competitions outside the circuit and is open for everyone.
Motorcycle and car racing could also be coming to the north of Scotland as plans for a new venue have been announced by the Caithness Car Club and the Caithness Autocross Club.
Lotesta said he was interested in racing, so he joined the Porsche Club and attended his first Autocross event, essentially a sports car race in a parking lot.