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Snow Patrol: All-Wheel Drive Won't Help Without Winter-Friendly Tires

12.17.2013
My 2014 BMW has AWD and traction control, but it slipped all over the road during the recent winter storm. Why? Blame the performance tires.

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...


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