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touring car

noun
1.
an open automobile designed for five or more passengers.
2.
a modern two-door coupe.
Compare GT.
Origin of touring car
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • A good match meant one who owned not only a runabout, but a touring car.

    Vera Richard Harding Davis
  • She had told Eileen that she might take the touring car and do as she pleased with it.

    Her Father's Daughter Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Almond timed her on the level bit at Achres, and it was at the rate of over forty-five miles an hour-not bad for a touring car.

    The Lightning Conductor C. N. Williamson
  • Then the biplane and the touring car continued on the way to Plankville.

    The Rover Boys in the Air Edward Stratemeyer
  • Very well; hurry up with that touring car and the oil stock, then.

    The Four Million

    O. Henry
  • The people in the touring car were a chauffeur, a stout man and a small boy.

    The Secret Witness George Gibbs
  • Who do you think the other woman in that touring car can be?

    The Rover Boys Down East Arthur M. Winfield
  • Yes, I have a touring car of my own in a neighbouring garage.

    The Air Pirate Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  • The remaining one was a touring car and contained the balance of the party.

  • This tunnel is large enough to permit the easy passage of a touring car.

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