25 January 2017

Advantages of all wheel drive

An all-wheel-drive vehicle is one with a powertrain that can supply power to all its wheels, whether full-time or on-demand. Let us have a deep insight into the advantages provided by car used to all-wheel drive.

Advantages of all-wheel drive :

  • Excellent traction in all kinds of weather.
  • For transmitting driving forces, AWD vehicles have twice the grip available.
  • Stability and degree of driver control are greater than RWD and FWD.
  • Easily the most versatile drive train arrangement.
  • Most AWD systems primarily deliver power to one set of front or rear wheels. The power is diverted to the other axle when slippage is detected at one axle.
  • AWD is Entirely automatic driver does not need to manually engage four-wheel drive.
  • Best choice for inclement weather and also works well on dirt and mud.
  • It provides improved handling and better tire grip in sudden panic swerves.