Car Definitions

What does Apple CarPlay mean?

A mobile app developed by Apple to mirror features from an iOS device, such as an iPhone, to the vehicle's infotainment screen.

What does Oversteer mean?

Commonly associated with rear-wheel drive cars, oversteer is a driving characteristic wherein a car turns more sharply than intended, causing the rear to slide out more than the front.

What does Automatic Transmission mean?

Type of transmission that automatically changes gears instead of making the driver shift through them manually.

What does Turbocharger mean?

A form of forced induction wherein a device uses an exhaust-driven turbine to force more air into an engine to generate more power.

What does Immobilizer mean?

A security device that prevents a vehicle from starting unless the correct key is present.