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Here’s what you need to know about AWD vs. 4WD


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Winter is fast approaching, and one of the more common options for combating slippery conditions is sending power to all four wheels by means of four-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. But what’s the difference between the two? As luck would have it, Engineering Explained’s Jason Fenske (along with his trusty whiteboard) has a new video diving into the key details differentiating these two traction-aiding setups.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/11/06/what-you-need-to-know-about-awd-vs-4wd