radar cruise control


Definition of radar cruise control

chiefly British

Examples of radar cruise control in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mercedes is rightly proud of the many innovations that previous S-classes introduced, including anti-lock brakes (1981), stability control (1995), radar cruise control (1998), and all-LED exterior lighting (2013). Mike Duff, Car and Driver, "2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Advances the High-Tech Luxury Sedan," 28 Oct. 2020 The steering wheel buttons skip tracks and change the volume, and toggle the radar cruise control. Alexander George, Popular Mechanics, "The Polestar 2 is the First Non-Tesla Electric Car I’d Buy," 1 Sep. 2020 Of course, the e-Pedal also does not take over and slow the vehicle if the Leaf’s radar cruise control is active and the driver moves the foot off the accelerator pedal. G. Chambers Williams Iii, Houston Chronicle, "2018 Nissan Leaf has extendedrangeon full charge to about 150 miles," 22 June 2018 Either can be had with a few semi-autonomous driving assist features, including radar cruise control and pedestrian-detecting automatic emergency brakes. Gary Gastelu, Fox News, "2018 Ford Mustang GT test drive: Survival of the fittest," 25 May 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'radar cruise control.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of radar cruise control

1980, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about radar cruise control

Time Traveler for radar cruise control

Time Traveler

The first known use of radar cruise control was in 1980

See more words from the same year

Statistics for radar cruise control

Last Updated

31 Oct 2020

Cite this Entry

“Radar cruise control.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radar%20cruise%20control. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

Comments on radar cruise control

What made you want to look up radar cruise control? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?


Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!