pulling power


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pulling power

The ability or power to draw people in, as by having particularly unique, interesting, famous, desirable, etc., qualities or characteristics. The restaurant has been capitalizing on the pulling power of its celebrity chef to drum up huge crowds in its opening week. The attraction, at one time, had enormous pulling power but is now regarded as little more than a tourist trap.
See also: power, pull
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Their indomitable courage and faith, Martin's physical strength and the pulling power of their two ring-boned horses --this was their capital.
The 3.0 TFSI V6 turbocharged petrol unit powers the saloon from rest to 62mph in 5.1 seconds using its 340PS and 500Nm of pulling power, topping out at an electronicallylimited 155mph.
Power rises by 10bhp to a new high of virtually 100bhp, with an increase in torque, or pulling power, from 150Nm to 160Nm.
Reductions of up to more than 10g/ km are achieved by CO2 emissions, even though the new models offer even more pulling power than those they replace.
As well as its pulling power, the other marked feature of the Korando is the amount of space inside.
Ram has announced an uptick in power for its Ram 2018 3500 that sets a new benchmark for pulling power in its pickup class by edging it past the Ford 2017 F-350 in terms of torque to take the crown of having the highest pulling power of any pickup truck in its class.
The cars will also have new wheels, a new front splitter, new rear carbon fibre spoiler and bigger brakes as the GTS-R packs a 595bhp punch, producing fantastic pulling power low down and making an amazing noise.
Several years ago, I joined Beatles fans from across the universe on the city's Magical Mystery Tour bus, and, since then, I've never taken the band's importance, or pulling power, for granted.
Prior to that incident, it was the PPP who was known for their pulling power and massive rallies.
The APS75 provides up to 7,500 pounds of continuous pulling power to tackle a comprehensive range of pulling applications.
from steam to diesel, diesel to electric, electric engines have got lighter and thus their pulling power has got less.
Another surprising aspect was the lack of appeal for small sports cars or convertibles, despite their apparent "pulling power".
Where and why: Formerly a dental hospital, this traditional, five-star hotel certainly has pulling power. It's rooted in the heart of London's theatreland and many of the 127 rooms offer dramatic views of the capital.
Offering 2000 lbs of pulling power, the winch includes a 29' cable, and is capable of handling a 5000 lb.