Meaning of fastback in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfɑːs(t)bak/


  • A car with a rear that slopes continuously down to the bumper.

    ‘Of course, as the Mustang is a fastback, the headroom in the rear isn't nearly what it is in the front: architecture has consequences.’
    • ‘Most folks I've talked to would love to see a fastback, but you can make mine a convertible.’
    • ‘It bothered me a little that I didn't have a pickup, and I couldn't see doing much off road driving with my Mustang fastback.’
    • ‘The body was low-slung, sweeping up to a neat fastback, the windows tinted dark.’
    • ‘Both originated from the mid sixties, one being a cool white notchback, the other a red hot fastback.’