bull bars


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bull bars

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bullbars

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(Automotive Engineering) a large protective metal grille on the front of some vehicles, esp four-wheel-drive vehicles
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bull bars

pl (Aut) → Kuhfänger m
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However other changes impacted include certain braking systems, bull bars, the vehicle chassis and suspension.
The model features a sand-colour with a rough surface finish, a seat in a two-tone shade of black and brown along with a blacked out sub-frame and clutch/alternator covers, bull bars by Touratech, auxiliary LED lamps, a lower windscreen for better visibility, a Termignoni Performance Exhaust that is compliant with EU standards, ABS, traction control, wheelie control, 4 riding modes (Enduro, Touring, Sport and urban) and a vehicle hold control.
Contract awarded for The Department of Transport requires a desktop review on research conducted within the last 40 years on the effects of bull bars on the road safety and, in particular, the "pedestrian friendliness" of a vehicle to which it is fitted.
They were lured by the in-your-face chrome bull bars, wide wheels, fresh colour schemes and a range of accessories that offered neat ways of personalising the motor - long before such options became an industry norm.
A buffoon of the highest order, doing a passable impression of Burt Reynolds in Cannonball Run, came bombing along in a 20mph zone, in a four-wheel drive replete with bull bars, mounted the pavement and bounced to a halt, narrowly avoiding demolishing a post box.
AJA manufactures a set of purpose-built bull bars for hand-held operation.
I was on the way back from work and my partner was in bed when the 4x4, complete with bull bars, skidded on the ice and literally picked up the car and dropped it on the pavement," he said.
TJM's product range has extensively grown to include; steel and alloy bull bars, nudge bars, side and rear protection bars, side steps, trade racks, roof racks, TJM recovery equipment, TJM winches, TJM XGS suspension, Airtec snorkels, TJM Pro Lockers and TJM roof top tents & awnings.
She also has some unique Australian features including white bull bars on the front with chrome spot lights either side of the front, a mounted spare wheel and a red sun visor over the front bay window.
Toyota has added a larger front bumper, which comes integrated with black bull bars and silver scuff plates.
In short, the days of the aggressive off-roader with a bold, bully-boy front and bull bars are confined to history and the current trend favours car-like styling and handling that mirror MPVs and saloons rather than the in-your-face mud pluggers of the Nineties.
While the tough chassis and powerful engine will remain the same, the Anniversary edition of 'Dost' will be available in an attractive colour - Gray Beige replete with stylish body graphics and some specially designed accessories like Bull Bars, Fuel Tank Guards, Fuel Tank Skirt Panels, LED lights and Arm Rests.