12 relations: Beam axle, Chassis, Compact sport utility vehicle, Crossover (automobile), Differential (mechanical device), Four-wheel drive, Mini sport utility vehicle, Off-road vehicle, Off-roading, Sport utility vehicle, Traction (engineering), Wheelbase.
A beam axle, rigid axle or solid axle is a dependent suspension design, in which a set of wheels is connected laterally by a single beam or shaft.
A chassis (plural chassis) is the internal framework of an artificial object, which supports the object in its construction and use.
Compact sport utility vehicle, also known as compact SUV, is a class of small sport utility vehicles that is larger than mini SUVs, but smaller than mid-size SUVs with a length roughly between.
A crossover or crossover utility vehicle (CUV) is a vehicle built on a unibody car platform combining in highly variable degrees features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with those of a passenger vehicle, especially a station wagon or hatchback.
A differential is a gear train with three shafts that has the property that the rotational speed of one shaft is the average of the speeds of the others, or a fixed multiple of that average.
Four-wheel drive, also called 4×4 ("four by four") or 4WD, refers to a two-axled vehicle drivetrain capable of providing torque to all of its wheels simultaneously.
Mini SUV, also called subcompact SUV or subcompact crossover, is a class of small sport utility vehicles with a length under and around.
An off-road vehicle is considered to be any type of vehicle which is capable of driving on and off paved or gravel surface.
Off-roading is the activity of driving or riding a vehicle on unsurfaced roads or tracks, made of materials such as sand, gravel, riverbeds, mud, snow, rocks, and other natural terrain.
Sport-utility (vehicle), SUV or sport-ute is an automotive classification, typically a kind of station wagon / estate car with off-road vehicle features like raised ground clearance and ruggedness, and available four-wheel drive.
Traction, or tractive force, is the force used to generate motion between a body and a tangential surface, through the use of dry friction, though the use of shear force of the surface is also commonly used.
In both road and rail vehicles, the wheelbase is the distance between the centers of the front and rear wheels.