Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – The E’s
This week are the E’s, and next week we’ll bring you the F’s.
Estate Car: The early version of a station wagon.
Exotic: A high-priced, two passenger roadster, coupe, or convertible, usually from Europe (a few exceptions exist such as the Shelby Cobra).
Engine Bay: The area under the hood (or “bonnet” for British cars) where the engine resides.
Etch Primer: Coat(s) of primer that can be sprayed directly on bare metal to provide better adhesion to the metal for succeeding layers of build primer. Most etch primers also include a corrosion inhibitor.