hot-rod hot-rod

Definition(s):

  • (n) a car modified to increase its speed and acceleration

Usage(s):

  1. The current iteration, the M400, is painted hot-rod red and shaped like a miniature fighter plane.
  2. The nameplate is a hot-rod icon; prior models were prized for their turbocharged engines and bargain prices.
  3. The two hot-rod drivers are enacting the Automobile Age's axiom of machismo: Speed thrills.

News

  • Lawnmower races returning to the 'Ville

    Texas grasscar hot-rod lawnmowers are quickly becoming synonymous with fireworks and Stephenville’s annual Family Fun Fair when it comes to celebrating Independence Day.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Stephenville Empire-Tribune

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