rev counter


Also found in: Wikipedia.
Related to rev counter: tachometer

rev counter

n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit an informal name for tachometer
Translations

rev counter

n (Aut) → contagiri m inv
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
"At that moment in time, regarding emotions, if a rev counter was number 10, they'd all be around rev counter nine.
It means the latest car is not only quicker but has more pulling power across the rev range and now hits the red line on the rev counter at a hefty 7,500, up from 6,800.
The Supersport mode is particularly striking with a central, round rev counter and additional information presented in the form of bars to the left and right of the rev counter: with a three-dimensional perspective, they reach far into the background to an artificial horizon.
Because of the lack of engine size you sometimes have to work the five-speed gearbox - and the rev counter - to really make it deliver but deliver it does and in a nice refined manner.
The vehicle features a 19-inch front spoke wheel, fitted with a 100/90-section trail tyre with a 17-inch rear wheel fitted with a 130/80-section tyre, a large, analogue rev counter in the middle, close to the gear indicator and clock, an LCD panel that displays the digital speedometer, dual trip meters and fuel gauge, along with readouts for the average and instant fuel efficiency.
The large speedometer has a dominant position in front of the driver with the much smaller rev counter to the left.
The instrument panel is dominated by the large, centrally mounted rev counter with black figures on a white background making it easy to read.
According to A.Kahn, inside will be the 'bespoke touch', and this particular vehicle comes complete with black and carbon quilted and perforated leather with contrast stitching, leather and alcantara steering wheel, quilted leather centre glove box, Kahn investing in British industry logo, speedo & rev counter and much more.
Styling features include sports seats, sports steering wheel, interior trim strips in piano black, anthracite-coloured roof liner and dark speedo and rev counter dials.
Under the bonnet is a 1.6-litre petrol engine producing 218bhp and capable of 0-62mph in 7.0 seconds, while styling features include sports seats, sports steering wheel, interior trim strips in Piano Black, anthracite-coloured roof liner and dark speedo and rev counter dials.
Styling features include sports seats, sports steering wheel, interior trim strips in Piano Black, anthracitecoloured roof liner and dark speedo and rev counter dials.