Car Definitions

What does Headroom mean?

The distance from an occupant's hip to the vehicle's roof liner.

What does Collision Detection mean?

A collection of sensors that work together to monitor the distance between the vehicle and the one in front of it. This feature is usually bundled with Automatic Emergency Braking that jams the brakes if the driver does not respond in time to prevent a collision.

What does Remote Trunk Release mean?

A feature that allows the vehicle's cargo area (boot) to be electronically opened from the key fob.

What does Central Locking mean?

A safety mechanism that locks/unlocks all doors when the driver's door is locked/unlocked.

What does CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) mean?

Abbreviation for Continuously Variable Transmission. This type of transmission does not have “gears” like a manual or automatic, instead it maintains a steady acceleration curve with no pauses for gear changes.