Car Definitions

What does Crosswind Assist mean?

A system that is capable of detecting forceful winds and counteracting them with braking on one side of the vehicle to prevent it from drifting out of lane.

What does Pedestrian airbag mean?

A safety mechanism that releases the hood hinges and deploys the pedestrian airbag, helping to elevate the hood and provide cushioning to a potential impact.

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.

What does Android Auto mean?

A mobile app developed by Google to mirror features from an Android device, such as a smartphone, to the vehicle's infotainment screen.

What does Active Headrests mean?

Technology that moves headrests up and forward in a collision to reduce the distance the head travels and prevent whiplash injuries.