Car Definitions

What does Power Windows mean?

Power windows or electric windows are automobile windows which can be raised and lowered by pressing a button or switch, as opposed to using a crank handle.

What does AWD (All Wheel Drive) mean?

A drivetrain that utilizes a front, rear and center differential to provide power to all four wheels of a vehicle.

What does Hill Assist mean?

A feature usually found in manual transmission vehicles that holds the brake until the clutch is engaged to prevent the vehicle from rolling backwards on a hill or ramp.

What does ACC (Adaptive Cruise Control) mean?

Adaptive Cruise Control is a form of cruise control that automatically (without any driver input) brakes and accelerates to match the flow of traffic. Some ACC systems can even come to a complete stop and accelerate from a standstill.

What does Cooled Seats mean?

Seats that are fitted with a cooling system are referred to as "cooled seats". They operate by directing cool air through the fabric of the seat and greatly increase comfort for drivers and occupants in hot climates.