- the power train of an automotive vehicle consisting of all the components between the engine and driving wheels and including the clutch and axle, as well as the components of the driveline.
Origin of drive train
First recorded in 1950–55
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It was barely recognizable, having been reduced to its roll-cage, drive-train and control-panel.Makers