Is rear wheel drive good in the snow?

Answer On One Hand: RWD AdvantagesRear-wheel drive has definite advantages when it comes to overall vehicle weight distribution and driving under mild-to-moderate wet or snowy weather conditions. Accordin... Read More »

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How to Mount Two Snow Tires on a Rear Wheel Drive Truck?

Driving on snow and ice is dangerous without the proper tires. By changing the tires on the rear of your truck to snow tires and doing it yourself, you will save money. Many snow tires include me... Read More »

Is the 2003 Toyota Matrix XRS front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive?

The 2003 Toyota Matrix XRS is a front-wheel drive vehicle. This means it has a transversely-mounted engine and the front wheels "pull" the vehicle, rather than the rear wheels "pushing" it. In the ... Read More »

What is the difference between front-wheel drive& rear-wheel drive?

Historically, most cars were rear-wheel drive. Then in the 1970s, in an effort to save weight and fuel, manufacturers began switching to front-wheel drive. A side benefit was added traction in wet ... Read More »

Front Wheel Drive vs. Rear Wheel Drive Advantages?

Manufacturers, mechanics, car enthusiasts, and consumers, have long debated the rear-wheel drive versus front-wheel drive issue. Determining which vehicles tend to handle better, and which are safe... Read More »