AWD vs. 4WD: What’s the Difference?

January 7th, 2019 by
Cars driving on an icy road

According to Edmunds, about 45% of the vehicles sold in the U.S. come with all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. Both drivetrains are popular choices among Spokane Valley, WA and Coeur D’Alene, ID drivers, so what separates the two? Compare AWD vs. 4WD, as well as AWD vs. FWD and AWD vs. RWD, to more thoroughly explore your options before…