Cars may be classified by a number of different criteria and objectives. However, comprehensive classification is elusive, because a vehicle may fit into multiple categories, or not completely satisfy the requirements for any. This article details the commonly used classifications and definitions.
Read more about Automobile Classification: Classification Methods, USA, UK and European Classification Methods, Microcar, Convertible, Off-roaders, Multi-purpose Vehicles/Minivans, Van, Camper, RV, Minibus Etc., Other Car Classification Terms
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