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drive shaft

also drive·shaft (drīv′shăft′)
A rotating shaft that transmits mechanical power from a motor or an engine to a point or region of application.
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Noun1.driveshaft - a rotating shaft that transmits power from the engine to the point of application
drive line, drive line system - mechanism that transmits power from the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehicle
rotating shaft, shaft - a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
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DOUBLE British GT4 Championship race winners Stuart Middleton and Will Tregurtha were prevented from converting yet another pole position into a strong finish during round six at Silverstone by a driveshaft failure.
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On the casting that covers the driveshaft is a casting that reads "Ransomes Digger.
Ogier suspected a broken driveshaft, the same issue that also delayed team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Andreas Mikkelsen, who both lost huge chunks of time as they limped along the muddy forest roads.
Weather conditions were horrendous and they were hit by a series of problems - a slipping clutch, a broken driveshaft and no map light on the final 15 miles.
Botterill's chances suffered a major jolt last time out in the Battle of Britain meeting at Croft when, after a third in class finish in the opening race, his second race came to a premature halt due to driveshaft problems.
Steve Simpson returns to Welsh Championship action this weekend in his S2000 specification Ford Fiesta after taking second place on the Cambrian but retiring from Rally North Wales with driveshaft problems.
A new manufacturing facility at the GKN Driveline Eskisehir plant will more than double the plant's total size to 6,300 square metres, increasing driveshaft production capacity to 1.
The transmission takes the power from the engine and with certain gear ratios, reduces it and the engine's torque is transmitted through the driveshaft to the wheels of the vehicle, which, when applied to road, moves the vehicle.
Muscat: Shaikh Khalid Bin Faisal Al Qasimi and his co-driver Chris Patterson slipped back to second place in the Oman International Rally after a broken driveshaft ruined their good start on day two on Friday.