Translation of monocoque in Spanish:


monocasco, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈmɑnəˌkoʊk/ /ˈmɑnəˌkɑk/ /ˈmɒnə(ʊ)kɒk/

Definition of monocasco in Spanish


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    (invariable adjective) monocasco
    • It featured an aluminum monocoque with plastic body panels, possibly attached with adhesives.
    • Although companies have used aluminium bodies for years, the XJ's bodyshell is a first, being effectively an aluminium monocoque constructed using aerospace rivet-bonding technology.
    • The V - 12 Vanquish is built around a central monocoque of bonded and riveted extruded aluminum sections attached to a large carbon fiber transmission tunnel.
    • Car safety regulations have been refined constantly in recent years, with further improvements introduced this season to strengthen the monocoque and give the driver more protection.
    • A stamped-and-welded steel monocoque may have been well ahead of the welded tube racing car spaceframes of the day, but it's nothing special today.