What Differences Lie Between FWD And RWD Vehicles?

February 28th, 2018 by


There are a number of things to consider before heading to the dealership to buy a new car. One thing that the dealer may want you to be clear about so they can aid you the most is whether you prefer a front or rear wheel vehicle. There are pros and cons of each to consider.

RWD vehicles have a couple of things going for them. They are fairly rugged due to their simple design. They also provide you better than average handling. They don’t, however, fair that well in bad weather, especially snow. FWD vehicles benefits include reduced weight, good traction, and better fuel economy. Like RWD vehicles, FWD vehicles are not without cons. They don’t handle as well, especially at higher speeds, and are more prone to damage than its counterpart.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between FWD and RWD and also take a look at some vehicles that offer each, then come visit our showroom at Sam Leman Morton.

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