The make of your car is the manufacturer’s name, such as Toyota, while the model is the brand, such as RAV 4.
You have a couple of ways to find the make and model of your car: Read the back side of the car for the model and check the front logo for the make.
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What is a vehicle type?
Vehicles include wagons, bicycles, motor vehicles (motorcycles, cars, trucks, buses), railed vehicles (trains, trams), watercraft (ships, boats), amphibious vehicles (screw-propelled vehicle, hovercraft), aircraft (airplanes, helicopters) and spacecraft.
Is the make of a car the brand?
This forum states: A “brand” is a name used by a manufacturer of any product. “Make” is used almost exclusively for cars, and usually in conjunction with the word “model.” Ford Taurus, Mitsubishi Eclipse, Toyota Celica–the “make” is the first word in the pair, the “model” the second word.
What is the model year of a car?
The only way to accurately determine the year model of a vehicle is to decode that vehicle’s original Vehicle Identification Number, known as VIN, for short. Starting in 1980, most production vehicles carried a VIN that was made up of 17 characters – a combination of letters and numbers.
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