automotive automotive  /ˌɔ tə ˈmoʊ tɪv/


  1. (adj) of or relating to motor vehicles
  2. (adj) containing within itself the means of propulsion or movement



  1. Thousands of East Germans drove their Trabants over the border when the Wall fell, which made it a kind of automotive liberator.
  2. By 1920, the automotive was no longer a primitive experiment.
  3. Kiichiro set up the automotive department at Toyoda Automatic Loom Works in 1933, as Eiji was entering Tokyo Imperial University.


  1. New Video: Automotive High School, 'Bad Knees'

    No, you're not crazy. Automotive High School's "Bad Knees" video is supposed to trip you up. Let this be a lesson to you, gang: Too much irony is bad for your health. And too much hacky sack is even worse. Brooklyn's Automotive High School show off some pretty impressive levels of both in their funny [...]
    on June 22, 2013     Source: MTV

  2. Automotive Plastics Market Will Reach USD 32.9 Billion Globally by 2018 : Transparency Market Research

    Transparency Market Research Published New “Automotive Plastics Market by Product (ABS, PP, PU, PVC, PE, PC, PMMA, PA), by Application (Power Trains, Under the Hood, Electrical Components, Chassis, Furnishing), Bio-based Opportunity (PLA, PHA, PCL, PBS) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 – 2018” Market Research Report in Store. Browse the full report at ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Victorian Automotive Design Leading the Way

    MELBOURNE – June 21, 2013: future of automotive design was proudly on show last night with the announcement of the 2013 winners for the Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) Automotive Design Awards at Melbourne’s Federation Square.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Auto Channel


  1. "This initiative represents a key milestone in the rapidly changing landscape of the automotive sector," said Sergio Marchionne, chief executive of Fiat. "This agreement will offer both companies opportunities to gain access to the most...
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Sergio Marchionne Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "The automotive sector is of key importance to the UK," said Business Secretary Lord Mandelson. "It supports research and development, technological innovation, skills and a supply chain that's a mainstay of the wider manufacturing sector."
    on Mar 18, 2010 By: Peter Mandelson Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "We are very pleased at the prospect of Jaguar and Land Rover being a significant part of our automotive business," the Group Chairman Mr Ratan Tata said after ma king the deal public.
    on Apr 25, 2005 By: Ratan Tata Source: Hindu Business Line

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