grand touring car

noun

Definition of grand touring car

: a usually 2-passenger coupe

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Examples of grand touring car in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Bugatti Chiron was designed to be the ultimate grand touring car, combining outrageous power with comfort, ease and refinement. Peter Valdes-dapena, CNN, "Road tripping in a $3 million Bugatti," 5 Oct. 2019 This new addition to the Lexus line is a quintessential grand touring car, right down to its long hood/short deck proportions. Al Haas, Philly.com, "Lexus' fresh prince of grand touring: The LC 500," 25 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of grand touring car

1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Grand touring car.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grand%20touring%20car. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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