racing car

racing car (plural racing cars)

  1. (automotive, motor racing) A racecar.
    • 1919, P. G. Wodehouse, A Damsel in Distress, ch. 6:
      [A] grey racing car drew up with a grinding of brakes and a sputter of gravel in front of the main entrance of Belpher Castle.
    • 1987 Sept. 14, Jay Cocks, "[,9171,965452,00.html Music: The Badder They Come]," Time:
      Like some fine-tuned racing car, it kicks up a lot of its own dust.

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