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  • Motor Mouth: The pros and cons of AWD vs. 4WD on Thu,Feb 2015

  • Despite sometimes grandiose advertising to the contrary, the main advantage of all-wheel-drive is acceleration, especially at low speeds and, of particular interest to those of us north of the 49th parallel, in slippy-slidey winter driving conditions.
  • 4WD Vs. AWD: How They Work And What Makes Them Different on Fri,Oct 2014

  • 4WD vs AWD, as big a battleground among car ... Low range can be found on these systems but not always. Pros: Cheap and easy, strong, permanent torque transfer when engaged (50/50 usually) Cons: Cannot be used on the road, high driveline wear when used ...
  • Hyundai Tucson 2WD vs 4WD on Thu,Oct 2010

  • Right now I live in Florida but pretty soon I will be moving up north and I need to know if 4WD and AWD is really something that is important ... you name it. Also any pros and cons advice about the Tucson would be greatly appreciated.
  • FWD, RWD, 4WD, Or AWD: Which Is Right For You? on Thu,Feb 2010

  • Now it seems hard to find a RWD sedan, and the lines between 4WD and AWD (all-wheel drive) can be a bit fuzzy. Front-wheel drive (FWD) has become the standard for many of the cars on the road today, but it has its pros and cons, depending on your driving ...
  • AWD vs 2WD on Sat,Feb 2012

  • thats all up to you cause my input is going to be on my driving, but you can shift it into and out of 4x4 on the fly, meaning when your driving, but it wont go into 4x4 untill you slow down so the engin can drop to 3000rpms.
  • So, what’s the difference between ‘4-wheel drive’ and ‘all-wheel drive?’ on Tue,Jul 2016

  • 10 rugged 4x4s that let you answer ‘anywhere’ There’s a long list of confusing topics when finding the right car, but all-wheel drive (AWD) and four-wheel drive (4WD) seem to consistently ... capability. As the pros and cons show, your four-wheel ...
  • Jeep's AWD and 4WD Systems Explained on Mon,Apr 2016

  • It comes standard on all Cherokees with AWD, and on all Grand Cherokees with a two-speed transfer case, as well as Renegade models. Before we get started, we need to clarify one aspect: 4WD is not synonymous ... The Pros And Cons of The Tech That Will ...
  • What is the difference between 4WD and AWD? on Tue,Nov 2010

  • AWD Pros: - Provides increased grip and control under all road conditions - Gives sportier handling and traction to a broader range of cars. As the pros and cons show ... To clarify, 4WD vs. AWD has absolutely zero relevancy regarding the distribution ...
  • AWD or FWD ? Can't decides on Wed,Aug 2010

  • or it makes no different I know, if I did not get the AWD, then i will not able to experience the "Dynamax AWD" fun and will regret later if i stick to the FWD. Definately there are pros and cons with AWD vs FWD ... abt the 4WD pages at 5-21 to 5-26 ...
  • 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review on Fri,Oct 2016

  • You can order 4WD (real 4WD, with a two-speed transfer case ... as far as slipping into a curbside parking spot. And vs. the 4Runner? It’s a tale of Pros — and Cons. If you need a third row, the GC doesn’t offer one while the Toyota does.
  • So, what’s the difference between ‘4-wheel drive’ and ‘all-wheel drive?’ on Tue,Jul 2016

  • As the pros and cons show ... I’ll bring up that Crossover vs. SUV debate, because it probably addresses the two types of vehicles you’re shopping right now. If you plan on using your vehicle off-road often, 4WD is definitely the best bet.