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 (drīv′trān′) also drive train
The components of an automotive vehicle that connect the transmission with the driving axles and include the universal joint and drive shaft. Also called driveline.

drive′ train`

the power train of an automobile including the components between the engine and driving wheels, as the clutch, driveline, and rear axle.
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IDS thus provides full and reliable integration of the drive train with different focuses for almost all industries.
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Each element in the drive train can be changed from a list of mechanically possible alternatives.
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