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  1. subcompact, subcompact carnoun

    a car smaller than a compact car


  1. subcompact car

    A subcompact car is a classification of vehicle that is typically smaller than a compact car, usually not exceeding 165 inches in length. These cars have smaller engines and less interior space but are known for their fuel efficiency and lower costs. They are designed for city driving and are suitable for four to five passengers. Models in this category include hatchbacks, sedans, and even some smaller crossover SUVs.


  1. Subcompact car

    A subcompact car is an American definition to indicate an automobile with a class size smaller than that of a compact car, usually not exceeding 165 inches in length, but larger than a microcar. According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, a passenger car is classified as subcompact if it has between 85 cubic feet and 99 cu ft of interior volume. The subcompact segment equates roughly to A-segment and B-segment in Europe, or city car and supermini in British acceptation. In 2012, the New York Times described the differences, saying "today’s small cars actually span three main segments in the global vehicle market. The tiny A-segment cars include the Chevrolet Spark and Smart Fortwo. They’re extremely short and very light. Slightly larger are B-segment cars like the Ford Fiesta and Chevrolet Sonic.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of subcompact car in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of subcompact car in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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