les petits raccords [et] les grosses compressions...

Discussion in 'French-English Vocabulary / Vocabulaire Français-Anglais' started by morristhepen, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. morristhepen Senior Member

    Roussillon, Provence
    English (UK)
    Qu'importe, l'anglaise absorbe aussi bien les petits raccords que les grosses compressions...

    The anglaise in question being the Bentley, are these little and larger shocks it's absorbing?
  2. gardian

    gardian Banned

    English - Ireland
    Seems likely.
  3. coursic Senior Member

    France French
    Any idea what is this paragraph is talking about?
    For me raccords have nothing to do with compressions...
  4. gardian

    gardian Banned

    English - Ireland
    It says that the Bentley's suspension system deals as well with small oscillations as it does with big oscillations.

    Normally a suspension system would have a bias towards one type of road surface irregularity or else be a set at some compromise level.
    We must assume therefore that the Bentley has some sort of "intelligent suspension."

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