View Poll Results: front wheel drive vs rear wheel drive

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    Default Front wheel drive vs Rear wheel drive

    ..which do you prefer? Is one safer than the other? Do you find any real difference?

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    I have an AWD- fantastic, grips the road, never get spinning wheels etc in the wet

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    I have an AWD, and from the safety aspect, this is the best!

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    I've had 3 front wheel drive cars and now I have an AWD. I will never own anything else now.

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    I'd love to get an AWD but the cars I'm looking at now are fwd and rwd

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    I've only ever driven front wheel drive...


    But according to top gear, rear wheel drive is always the way to go!

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    My first car was a little Ford Lazer, RWD, totally awesome, great control . I tried to find another RWD for my next car, but none met my other criteria. Now we've got an AWD, and it's pretty good too though I haven't had a chance to test it in the wet yet. Good luck with your descision!

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    Is DaddyLarge still around? One that he'd be able to share his wisdom on

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    What cars are you looking at?? Depends on vehicle too/size of engine etc etc. but I think RWD is better. But that's just an opinion.

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    I'm looking at 6 cyl cars, nothing too small, I've got my dp and my father helping me out since I don't know much about cars lol, my dad is having a look at a 2002 mitsubishi magna for me, but I noticed its front wheel drive, my dp reckons its better to go for a rear wheel drive. His car is what I've been driving around in the most and it's a rwd.


 

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