hatchback hatchback  /ˈhætʃ ˌbæk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a car having a hatchback door
  2. (n) a sloping rear car door that is lifted to open

Usage(s):

  1. My girlfriend in college had a diaper-brown Chevette three-door hatchback, as bare bones as an exhibit at the natural history museum.
  2. Further, the tall hatchback shape makes it easy to carry cargo and sports gear.
  3. Then she spotted the Mazda3, a sporty four-cylinder hatchback launched in 2003.

News

  1. 2014 Ford Explorer Reviewed, Ram Trucks Recall, Transformers 4: Car News Headlines

    Today at The Car Connection, we reviewed the 2014 Ford Explorer and Nissan priced the 2014 Versa Note hatchback. Chrysler issued a recall for certain 2013 Ram trucks, and we took a closer look at the 2013 Audi Allroad's handling and competition. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Nissan priced the 2014 Versa...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Car Connection

  2. 2014 Fiat 500L: First Drive

    It took BMW's Mini nine years to birth a four-door sibling to the Cooper hatchback in the Countryman, part of an Octomom-like propagation that dealt us two- and four-seat convertibles, a coupe, a panel wagon, two more hatchbacks, an electric-car...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Cars.com

  3. 2014 Nissan Versa Note Priced $14,780: Big Tech, Small Package

    The 2014 Nissan Versa Note hatchback goes on sale this month, and pricing has been set from $14,780, including a $790 destination charge. Not only is that $680 less than the outgoing Versa Hatchback, but it also offers new technology for the sub-compact car segment. First shown at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, the Versa Note is the second-generation...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Car Connection

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Quotes

  1. Marchionne told the publication that "in Europe, Lancia is an undersized, underdeveloped brand, with nothing bigger than the Delta [compact hatchback]. Chrysler, which has a true global reach, has nothing smaller. Put them together and you have a...
    on Jan 20, 2010 By: Sergio Marchionne Source: FOXNews

  2. Denise, who won gold in the heptathlon at the 2000 Olympics, said: "I was approaching the school and realised another car, a silver or pale blue hatchback, was following me. I thought, 'Why are you so close?' It felt like an accident was about to...
    on May 17, 2008 By: Denise Lewis Source: Daily Mail

  3. "A sports car with a hatchback is not a hatchback," said Freeman Thomas, a Ford designer. "It's still a sports car."
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Freeman Thomas Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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