touring car


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touring car

n.
1. A large open automobile for five or more people, popular in the 1920s.
2. A racecar based on a commercially available car model, used especially for road races.

tour′ing car`


n.
1. an early type of open automobile designed for five or more passengers.
2. a modern two-door coupe. Compare GT.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.touring car - large open car seating four with folding toptouring car - large open car seating four with folding top
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
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Very well; hurry up with that touring car and the oil stock, then.
That was to say, whether it was a sack of potatoes, a grand piano, or a seven-passenger touring car, it came into being only by the performance of work.
Philander in a huge touring car belonging to the former, and quickly whirled away through the dense northern woods toward the little farm which the girl had not visited before since childhood.
What had shocked her to consciousness of herself was a young man in the driver's seat of a touring car standing at the curb.
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THE inaugural TCR UK Touring Car Championship is one of a series of high-profile events destined this year for Knockhill Racing Circuit in Fife.
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Willie Torres took advantage of the absence of Japanese series leader Kunihiro Iwatsuki to sweep the fifth leg of the 2016 Yokohama Philippine Grand Touring Car Championships at Batangas Racing Circuit.
5-16 Evolution II (EVO II) from the 1991 German Touring Car Championship (DTM) is making a return.
A leading touring car championship has been added to the support race programme of the 2016 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.
The Great British Bake Off star, 49, is slimming to take part in the British Touring Car Championships.