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ralli car Line breaks: ralli car
(also ralli cart)

Definition of ralli car in English:

noun

British historical
A light two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle for four people.
Example sentences
  • Richard uses a false breeching with his ralli car.

Origin

Late 19th century: from Ralli, the name of the first purchaser of such a vehicle.

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