four-stroke


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

four-stroke

adj
(Automotive Engineering) relating to or designating an internal-combustion engine in which the piston makes four strokes for every explosion. US and Canadian name: four-cycle Compare two-stroke
Translations

four-stroke

[ˈfɔːstrəʊk] ADJ (Aut) → de cuatro tiempos
References in periodicals archive ?
Mondilla wavered from a solid four-stroke lead and needed to produce two clutch shots to save a 75, foil American Nicolas Paez and clinch the win.
Juvic Pagunsan finally unleashed the kind of game expected from a player of his caliber as he shot a five-under 66 to storm to a whopping four-stroke lead over a late-charging Angelo Que in the third round of the International Container Terminal Services Inc.
SILANG, Cavite -- Juvic Pagunsan finally unleashed the kind of game expected from a player of his caliber, shooting a five-under 66 and storming to a whopping four-stroke lead over a late-charging Angelo Que in the third round of the ICTSI Riviera Golf Challenge at the Langer course here yesterday.
Over the years, the Honda Metropolitan has achieved the status of classic scooterand rightfully so, as fun styling along with a 50cc fuel-injected four-stroke engine have kept this little icon on the favorites list.
In the foreseeable future, the demand for outboard engines equipped with four-stroke electronic fuel injection technology is anticipated to gain traction.
The Suzuki RM-Z250 is powered by a 250cc, four-stroke, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder motor.
Forget all those complicated valves and camshafts of the four-stroke engine - the two-stroke technically only has two moving parts (the piston and the crankshaft).
In a display that saw him leave rivals trailing in his wake, Matloob shot a bogey-free eight-under 64 to seize a four-stroke lead in the three-day, 54-hole contest.
? American Tiffany Joh shot an opening nine-under 62 for a four-stroke lead at the Scottish Ladies Open at Gullane.
Webb Simpson heard the roars echoing across TPC Sawgrass as Tiger Woods made a charge but in the end he had a large enough cushion to clinch a comfortable four-stroke victory at the Players Championship on Sunday.
However, the two-stroke is often overlooked, uncelebrated, and, in some applications, vilified, A gross polluter, this revolutionary motor is often targeted for phase-out in favor of more environmentally friendly four-stroke engines and/or those that run on electricity.
Constantino, runner-up here last year, birdied the last hole to save a 74 and post a four-stroke lead over Korean Kim Hui Won, who turned in a 78, as the other local bets struggled in hot conditions.