1.1 TYPES OF AUTOMOBILES
The automobiles are classified on the following basis:1. PURPOSE
Passenger vehicles – car, jeep, bus.
Goods vehicles – Truck 2. CAPACITY
Light motor vehicles – car, jeep, motor cycle, and scooter.
Heavy motor vehicles – Bus, coach, tractor.3. FUEL USED
Petrol vehicles – car, jeep, motor cycle, scooter.
Diesel vehicles – Truck, bus, tractor, bulldozer.
Electric cab – Battery truck, fork lift.
Steam carriages – Steam road roller.4. No. Of wheelsi.Two wheelers.
1.2 INTRODUCTION TO STEERING SYSTEM
The steering of a four wheel vehicle is, as far as possible, arranged so thatthe front wheels will roll truly without any lateral slip. The front wheels are