Automobile Abbreviation

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RTR - Racing Throttle Response

AWD - All Wheel Drive

ASG - Automatic-Shift Gearbox

A/F - Air Fuel Ratio

ACM - Airbag Control Module

ACC - Automatic Climate Control or Adaptive Cruise Control

A/C - Air Conditioning

AAT - Ambient Air Temperature

ABS – Antilock Braking System

CVT – Continuous Variable Transmission

MPFI – Multi Point Fuel Injection

CRDi – Common Rail Direct Injection

CRDe - Common Rail Diesel Engine

DDIS – Direct Diesel Injection System

DICOR – Direct Injection Common Rail

TDI – Turbocharged Direct Injection

TCDI - Turbocharged Common Rail Direct Fuel Injection

TDCI – Turbo Diesel Common Rail Injection

FGT – Fixed Geometry Turbocharger

WGT – Waste Gas Turbocharger

VGT – Variable Geometry Turbocharger

VNT – Variable Nozzle Turbine

GDI – Gasoline Direct Injection

DTS-i – Digital Twin Spark Ignition

DTS-Si – Digital Twin Spark Swirl Induction

DTS-Fi – Digital Twin Spark Fuel Injection

DTS-I – Digital Triple Spark Ignition

BHP – Brake Horse Power

HP – Horse Power

VTVT –Variable Timing Valve Train

VVT/VTEC - Variable Valve Timing

VVTi - Variable Valve Timing with intelligence

SOHC - Single OverHead Camshaft

DOHC - Double OverHead Camshaft

SUV - Sport Utility Vehicle

TSI - Turbocharged Stratified Injection

MUV – Multi Utility vehicle

SAE – Society of Automotive Engineers

HCV - Heavy Commercial Vehicle

LCV - Light Commercial Vehicle

CVTi - Charged motion Variable Time Ignition

CCVTi - Controlled Combustion Variable Timing Ignition

EBD - Electronic Brakeforce Distribution

BMEP - Brake Mean Effective Pressure

BSFC - Brake Specific Fuel Consumption

CC - Cubic Capacity

CDI - Capacitor Discharge Ignition

C.I. Engine - Compression Ignition Engine

CNG - Compressed Natural Gas

DFI - Digital Fuel Injection

DI Engine - Direct Injection Engine

EC Engine - External Combustion Engine

FHP - Frictional Horse Power

GVW - Gross Vehicle Weight

HVAC - Heating ventilating and Air Conditioning

I.C. Engine - Internal Combustion Engine

IHP - Indicated Horse Power

IMEP - Indicated Mean Effective Pressure

ISFC - Indicated Specific Fuel Consumption

KPH - Kilometer Per Hour

KPL - Kilometer Per Liter

OHV - Over Head Valve

SFC - Specific Fuel Consumption

S.I. Engine - Spark Ignition Engine

VDB - Ventilated Disc Brake

4WD - Four Wheel Drive

FWD – Front Wheel Drive

RWD – Rear Wheel Drive

2WD – Two Wheel Drive

TC - Traction Control

ESC - Electronic Stability Control

ARAI - Automotive Research Association of India

EGR - Exhaust Gas Recirculation

EVRV - Electronic Vacuum Regulator Valve

SRS Airbag - Supplemental Restraint System

LSPV - Load Sensing Proportioning valve

DGS - Direct Shift Gearbox