roadability

roadability

(ˌrəʊdəˈbɪlətɪ)
n
the degree to which a vehicle is safe and comfortable to use on roads and how well it performs on them
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road•a•bil•i•ty

(ˌroʊ dəˈbɪl ɪ ti)

n.
the ability of a motor vehicle to provide a steady, comfortable ride on the road.
[1920–25]
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Translations

roadability

n (US: of car) → Fahreigenschaften pl
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National Crane's all-new NBT30H-2 boom truck is being pitched as an ideal crane for the tree care industry (TCI) that offers unmatched versatility and roadability, as well as an option to have the longest boom in its weight class.
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BMW concentrates on best roadability and a low-end mix.
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