- a vehicle for use by a commander and staff.
Origin of command car
An Americanism dating back to 1955–60
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Examples from the Web for command car
He shrugged it aside and climbed into the command-car, followed by M'zangwe and O'Leary.Ullr Uprising
Henry Beam Piper
Together, they struggled back to the command-car, von Schlichten covering the retreat with his pistol.
Suppose we leave here in my command-car, go to Kankad's Town, and wait there till the Aldebaran gets in.