Four-Wheel Drive “Rock Crawler”


Control-Trac, Auto-Trac, X-Drive, and 4Matic, it seems that each new car manufacturer has their own terminology for multiple driveline systems. To the normal consumer, it can get really confusing, so, how do you determine which driveline is right for you? Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, on demand four-wheel drive, or all-wheel drive, but which one best meets your requirements? Weather conditions, geographic locations, and driving habits must also be considered prior to making your purchase. If you make the correct choice, you may enjoy years of dependable service; make the wrong choice and get stuck with a vehicle that will not consistently get you from point A to point B. This guide is intended for potential new and used car buyers with an emphasis on helping you to choose the right driveline.


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Four-Wheel Drive “Rock Crawler”

Control-Trac, Auto-Trac, X-Drive, and 4Matic, it seems that each new car manufacturer has their own terminology for multiple driveline systems. To the normal consumer, it can get really confusing, so, how do you determine which driveline is right for you? Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, on demand four-wheel drive, or all-wheel drive, but which one best meets your requirements? Weather conditions, geographic locations, and driving habits must also be considered prior to making your purchase. If you make the correct choice, you may enjoy years of dependable service; make the wrong choice and get stuck with a vehicle that will not consistently get you from point A to point B. This guide is intended for potential new and used car buyers with an emphasis on helping you to choose the right driveline.

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