Tag: front-wheel drive

13 Posts

Dec 01, 1996

Is it a problem that most luxury cars haven't yet implemented front-wheel drive technology?

Dear Car Talk

I am starting to shop for a luxury automobile For the past years I have owned front-wheel-drive cars All the major luxury brands now have old rear-wheel-drive technology My understanding is that FWD is the better technology both for saving...

front-wheel drive rear-wheel drive

Apr 01, 1991

Trucking: Is front wheel drive better?

Dear Car Talk

My question does not deal with car repair or maintenance The vast majority of new cars today are front wheel drive Why doesn't any manufacturer make a full size front wheel drive pick up truck You can buy rear wheel...

trucks front-wheel drive

Sep 01, 1989

Why was the idea of front wheel drive shelved from the 1920s to the 1970s?

Dear Car Talk

I ran across an interesting bit of history recently It seems that Cord made a front wheel drive car in I also found out that Mr Cord put himself in dire straits with the Securities and Exchange Commission by valuing...

front-wheel drive history