light-duty light-duty

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not designed for heavy work

Usage(s):

  • Since test runs have recently proved that butyl will make a light-duty tire good for at least 16,000 miles at 40 m.

News

  1. PickupTrucks.com Light-Duty Challenge Puts Newest Trucks to the Test

    Ram, Chevrolet and GMC recently redesigned their light-duty trucks, and Ford’s F-150 underwent a well-received overhaul prior to that heating up the extremely important segment. PickupTrucks.com teamed up with Popular Mechanics to test all six players in the segment to...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Cars.com

  2. PickupTrucks.com Names the Ford F-150 the Winner of its Light-Duty Pickup Truck Challenge

    CHICAGO, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PickupTrucks.com , the authority for new and used pickup truck buyers, announced today that the Ford F-150 has taken the title as the winner of the site's Light-Duty ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Consistent with this approach, we should take steps now to reduce emissions in effective and meaningful ways," Tillerson said, according to the transcript. "Improving the fuel economy of our light-duty vehicle fleet is one such way."
    on Jan 21, 2007 By: Rex Tillerson Source: Contra Costa Times

  2. "For that reason, I can't say that IE8 dethrones my previous browser champ, Firefox," Mossberg writes. "If you're a light-duty user and attracted to the new IE's strong suite of fresh features, you might prefer it to Firefox. But if you would...
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Walt Mossberg Source: TechFlash (blog)

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