The noun pace car has one meaning:Meaning #1: (auto racing) a high-performance car that leads a parade of competing cars through the pace lap and then pulls off the course. 下文舉的紐約時報 似乎採pace car之寓意
In production automobiles, a safety car is one which highlights safety features (see automobile safety).)
In India, a $2,500 Pace CarNEW DELHI, Oct. 11 — A revolution is taking place in India that could change what most of the world drives.
Next fall, the Indian automaker Tata Motors is scheduled to introduce its long-awaited People’s Car, with a sticker price of about $2,500. Hot on its tail may be as many as half a dozen new ultra-affordable vehicles — some from the world’s leading carmakers, including Toyota and Renault-Nissan.
With a median age of just under 25 and a rapidly expanding middle class, India will overtake China next year as the fastest-growing car market, according to estimates by CSM Worldwide, an auto industry forecasting service.