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Car Terms: Chasis


The chassis is the base frame of a motor vehicle.

There are two types of vehicle structures commonly used: 

Conventional Chassis or Body-on-Frame

Body-on-frame construction is when the vehicle’s body is mounted separately to the frame. It was the original method of building vehicles, and continues to this day. A few SUVs that use this design are the Cadillac Escalade, Jeep Wrangler, Toyota 4Runner, Ford Expedition, and Lexus GX...

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