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Old 03-11-2008, 12:33 PM   #1
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What do you guys think is better all around, front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles? Pros and cons?
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for cars probably front wheel drive, but its a lot less fun.
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for cars probably front wheel drive, but its a lot less fun.
lol agreed
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for cars probably front wheel drive, but its a lot less fun.
lol agreed
i also agree.

BUT, if i lived some where that doesnt get snow i would have said RWD.
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Although RWD is more fun, it'* a lot less practical. In most RWD cars, you get worse gas mileage than its FWD equivalent. Not only that, but it'* MUCH better in the snow. Believe me, I've had to get my friend'* Q45 unstuck with the 'burban multiple times... That said, for the true enthusiast, RWD is a better choice just because it is a HECK of a lot more fun...
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Although RWD is more fun, it'* a lot less practical. In most RWD cars, you get worse gas mileage than its FWD equivalent. Not only that, but it'* MUCH better in the snow. Believe me, I've had to get my friend'* Q45 unstuck with the 'burban multiple times... That said, for the true enthusiast, RWD is a better choice just because it is a HECK of a lot more fun...
I dont think I've actually gotten stuck in the snow before so I have no experience with that, I just know that RWD is a lot of fun
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RWD...
with good tires and a couple sandbags in the trunk RWD run just fine in the snow, there is kind of a tradeoff though.

FWD, if you have no drive traction you also loose steering traction, in RWD you maintain steering even when you loose drive traction

FWD is easier to maintain control, but harder to regain once control is compromised
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with good tires and a couple sandbags in the trunk RWD run just fine in the snow, there is kind of a tradeoff though.

FWD, if you have no drive traction you also loose steering traction, in RWD you maintain steering even when you loose drive traction

FWD is easier to maintain control, but harder to regain once control is compromised

ill have to agree to that
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FWD, its much easier to control a vehicle when its being pulled instead of pushed.
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Where'* the AWD option?
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