- 1.1 [Auto] acelerador (m) to step on the accelerator apretar* el acelerador 1.2 [Phys] acelerador (m) de partículasMore example sentences
- Prius drivers press their accelerator and the vehicle launches in electric mode with the engine coming on around 20 mph.
- If the driver floors the accelerator pedal, the controller delivers the full 96 volts from the batteries to the motor.
- When you come to a halt, the car cuts out after a few seconds to preserve energy; the engine then fires again when your foot returns to the accelerator.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.