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Encyclopedia > Urban car

An urban car is a car designed to be used in city traffic. They are small in size and not powerful, but fuel efficient. A small variety of cars, the most popular kind of automobile. ...


Urban cars are often hailed as the answer to the escalating levels of air pollution and traffic congestion that result from increases in numbers of larger personal vehicles. They are intended for use exclusively in or near cities and towns, and are not suited to long journeys or fast travel on highways. They are very light, pollute little, take up a fraction of the space required by most vehicles, cost much less than most cars and trucks, and can be effectively recycled. This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Traffic jams are common in heavily populated areas. ... A highway is a major road within a city, or linking several cities together. ... The international symbol for recycling. ...


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Urban car - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (142 words)
An urban car is a car designed to be used in city traffic.
Urban cars are often hailed as the answer to the escalating levels of air pollution and traffic congestion that result from increases in numbers of larger personal vehicles.
They are intended for use exclusively in or near cities and towns, and are not suited to long journeys or fast travel on highways.
Urban - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (144 words)
Urban area, a geographical area (including cities and towns) distinct from rural areas
Urban contemporary and Mainstream Urban, music synonymous with the contemporary musical genres of fl origin.
Pope Urban, a common papal name, derived from the concept of urbanity.
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