Glossary of automotive terms, automotive terminology

Automotive Terms & Terminology


Glossary Of Automotive Terms or Terminology

Do you want to know what terms SOHC & DOHC mean? What is the meaning of terms CRDi, DI, IDI ESP, EBD, and EMS? Here is the A to Z of the complete glossary of Automotive Terms, and Automotive Terminology.

Glossary Of Automotive Terms or Terminology

2 Stroke Diesel Engine

2 Stroke Petrol Engine

4X4

4 Wheel Drive

4 Valve Technology

Glossary Of Automotive Terms or Terminology A to H

A

ABS

Active Blind Spot Assist

Active Headrest

Adventure Tourer

AEB

Agility Control

Aerodynamic Drag

Airbag

Air conditioner (Car AC)

Air-cooled

Air Dam

Air Fuel Ratio

Automatic Climate Control

Acceleration Control

Active Engine Brake

Active Ride Control

Active Safety

Active Suspension

Adaptive Brakes

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Headlamps

Adaptive Suspension

AHO

Alloy Wheels

AMT

Android Auto

Anti-theft alarm

Active Park Assist

APDV

Anti-pitch Technology

AMI

Asymmetric Tyre

Active Trace Control

ATFT

Audi Nomenclature

Automatic Transmission

Auto Dimming Mirrors

Auto Pilot

Auto Start-Stop

Glossary of automotive terms, automotive terminology
Glossary of automotive terms, automotive terminology

B

Bank Angle Sensor

Battery

B Pillar

Belt Bag

Blue Core

Brake Assist

Bio Diesel

Bike Average

Bi-Xenon

Body Nomenclature

Bore Stroke Ratio

BMW Nomenclature

C

Carburetor

Carburetor Venturi

Car Alarm

Car Mileage

Car Pillars

Caster Angle

Camber Angle

Catalytic Converter

Cornering Brake Control

CCVTi

CDI

Chassis

CNG

Sync Brake System

Clutch

CPA

Collapsible Steering Column

Compression Ratio

Concept Car

Coupe

Crosswind Assist

Cruiser Bike

Cruise Control

CRDI

CUV

Cylinder Head

D

DCT

DDDS

Defogger

DI

DiASil

Disc Brake

Diesel

Diesel Engine

Differential

Digital Dashboard

Digital Rescue Assistant

Displacement

Distronic Plus

DOHC

DPF

Driving Modes

DRL

DTSi

DTS-Si

Drive-By-Wire

Drum Brake

E

EBD

Ecothrust

EDS

E-Diesel

EFi

EGR

Electrical System

EPB

EPP

ESP

EMS

Engine Capacity

Engine Design & Classification

Engine Lubrication System

Engine Oil

Engine Sensors

Engine Torque

Engine Volume

EPAS

Emergncy Signal System

Ethanol Blending

ExhausTec

Exhaust Manifold

EV

F

FCEV

Final Drive

Front Engine Layout

FTIS

Fuel Feed System

Fuel Injector

FWD

Fuel Economy

G

GDi

Gearbox

Ground Clearance

H

Hatchback

Hill Descent Control

HET

Honda Nomenclature

Horse Power

Hill Start Assist

Hybrid Synergy Drive

HVAC

Hybrid Vehicle

Hydraulic Power Steering

Glossary Of Automotive Terms or Terminology I to Q

I

I3S

iDSI

Ignition System

Ignition Timing

Immobilizer

Independent Suspension

Inline Engine

Intake Manifold

K

Kerb Weight

Keyless Entry

L

Lambda Sensor

LaneWatch

LED Headlamp

LDWS

Liquid-cooled

Limousine

LSD

M

M2V

MBUX

MCi-5

Mechanical Efficiency

Mid Engine Layout

Mercedes Nomenclature

Mono-cross

Mono-shock

Moped

MPFi

MPV

MSC

MTC

MUV

N

Naturally Aspirated Engine

O

OHC

Oil-cooled

Over Square Engine

Oxygen Sensor

P

Parking Sensors

Passive Safety

Petrol

Petrol Engine

PFi

PGMFi

Glossary of automotive terms, automotive terminology
Glossary of automotive terms, automotive terminology

Glossary Of Automotive Terms or Terminology R to Z

R

Rack & Pinion Steering

Rear Engine Layout

Recirculating Ball & Nut

Regenerative Braking

Rain Sensing Wipers

Riding Assist

Riding Modes

Rigid Front Suspension

Run Flat Tyres

Rear Vehicle Monitoring

RWD

Ride By Wire

Roll Stability Control

RVM

S

Safety

SBS

Scooter

Seat belt

Sedan

SEP

Sequential Turbocharger

Slipper clutch

Smart Accelerator

Smart Key

Smart Windshield

SOHC

Spark Plug

Spoiler

Splitter

Sports Bike

Square Engine

Steering System

Sunroof

SUV

T

Telescopic Fork

Engine Temperature Sensor

TCS

Tire

Tourer Bike

Touring Bike

TPFC

TPMS

Transmission

Triple Spark

Troubleshooting (Engine Overheating)

Traffic Sign Assist

Turbocharger

Turning Circle Diameter

Turning Circle Radius

Tyre

U

Under Square Engine

V

V2V

Valve Timing

V Engine

VGT

Volumetric Efficiency

VVT

W

Wastegate Turbocharger

Water-cooled

Water Injection System

Wheelbase

Wiper

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