Join the Car Talk Community!

Posts Tagged "4WD"

All posts below are tagged with "4WD" (Browse all tags)

Today: When to Use Four-Wheel Drive

03.07.2014
Claudine's daughter just got a used Honda CR-V, her first four-wheel drive, and Claudine wants to know how to get the best use out of it. Tom and Ray say her daughter picked the best kind of four-wheel drive--the automatic kind. Find out why this is safer in difficult conditions and more effective in everyday road driving, as well. 

Which is better for the frozen north: an SUV or a lower-riding car?

01.01.2010
I am a doctor living in an area that typically can get 6 to 8 inches of snow on the ground at some point in the winter. Snow plows are not always out on the roads when I drive. For this reason...

Why are so many of the vehicles I see stuck in snowy weather SUVs?

02.01.2005
I recently drove from Mississippi to Oklahoma to visit my family for Christmas I made my trip one day after a winter storm moved through the area I saw several vehicles off in the ditch which I presumed were accidents...


Rocket Fuel