4WS

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AcronymDefinition
4WSFour Wheel Steering
4WSFour-Wheel Steering
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AutoBild has reported that the vehicle will continue to offer an all-wheel drive system, with the four-wheel steering system reportedly complementing it to improve handling.
Four-wheel steering isn't a new idea - in Japan Honda used it in the 80s on the Prelude and Mitsubishi has played with it in the past.
The concept vehicle will be driven by two electric motors and feature four-wheel steering.
UK prices and specs will be announced nearer the car's on-sale date, but one interesting detail is that there will be a GT version with four-wheel steering.
FORGET four wheel drive, Renault is opting for four-wheel steering to give performance tweaks to its latest GT.
It also sports Mitsubishi's unique passive four-wheel steering which offers superb handling and safer cornering, and there's a three-year unlimited mileage guarantee, a six-year anti-corrosion and perforation warranty and three-year breakdown and recovery service included for complete peace of mind.
The LV60 4WS with four-wheel steering joins New Holland's line of tractor loaders.
Renault''s 4Control four-wheel steering system enhances the car''s handling, particularly through demanding S-bends.
The three currently available steering modes are: front-wheel-only steering with fixed rear wheels; crab steering; and four-wheel steering. Rear wheel steering is a planned optional mode of steering, according to the company
"What I love about it is the four-wheel steering, with a sensor-packed computer under the rear parcel shelf allowing the rear wheels to move out of line by up to 20mms."
It features active dampening, active aero, four-wheel steering, and carbon-ceramic brakes.
In addition to four-wheel drive there will be four-wheel steering, which is already a proven feature of the Laguna GT.