Untangling mysterious motor abbreviations

As motoring journalists we have a job to do.

19th May, 2007

As motoring journalists we have a job to do.

Motor cars flood on to the market every year new models, replacement models, sports cars with hard-top convertibles, hatchbacks, hybrids, MPVs, SUVs, crossovers and every derivative to fill every nook and cranny of every segment.

Each brand proudly sets out its stall in the market place with every virtue extolled triumphantly in a concentrated marketing plan. The literature that accompanies a press pack at a vehicle...

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