all-wheel steering


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • steering gain — The relationship between yaw and the steering wheel s position and effort. All three should be proportional and should build up smoothly …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Torque steering — is the influence of the engine torque on the steering for some front wheel drive vehicles. For example, during full acceleration the steering may pull to one side, which may be disturbing to the driver. This either causes a tugging sensation in… …   Wikipedia


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