off-roader

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off-roader

A vehicle designed to be used on rough terrain, usually recreationally, as opposed to everyday driving on paved streets. We're going to take our off-roaders out to the desert this weekend.
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Auto Business News-December 29, 2017--Nissan reveals details of new off roader
The same underpinnings which make it such a great little off roader don't do a lot for bouncyness.
10 -- Mahindra & Mahindra has recently introduced its legendary 4X4 off roader the Thar CRDe, in India.
LAND Rover has won two prestigious awards in the Auto Express New Car Honours 2007, beating tough competition to win Best 4x4 Recreational and Best 4x4 Off Roader.
The all-new Land Rover Freelander 2 fought off competition from the new Honda CR-Vand Hyundai Santa Fe in what is one of the most hotly contested sectors to win Best 4x4 Recreational, while the Discovery 3 beat the Mercedes M-Class and BMW X5 to the accolade of Best 4x4 Off Roader.
Sleek new styling brings both three and five door versions bang up to date and, in a further move with the times, Suzuki has ditched the traditional off roader building method of bolting the bodywork onto a sturdy frame in favour of unitary, or monocoque, construction techniques.
It feels structurally strong and while it's not an off roader (it's front wheel drive for a start) it has a feeling of sturdiness that would endear it to those who want a car suitable for the unpredictable conditions of rural Ireland.
WELL APPOINTED: The XL-7 comes with plenty of goodies in the standard spec ALL THINGS TO ALL OFF ROADER LOVERS?
The group coordinates operations with police utilising the force helicopter and also taking officers into inaccessible sites to deal with off roaders acting illegally.
According to Putin, off roaders are in high demand in Russia.
Called the Jeep Compass Rallye, it is said to be planning to target new buyers who might not currently consider the Jeep brand which consists of specialist off roaders and sports utility vehicles