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You missed one thing about FWD... (archive)

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Posted by Bimmer Dude on November 12, 1998 at 02:03:42:

In Reply to: FWD VS RWD VS AWD??? Comparing apples and oranges posted by Evolution on November 11, 1998 at 19:16:44:

The car behaves very differently when you try to accellerate through a turn. The skid pad test does not really show this. The difference of course is in the fact that your drive wheels and turning wheels are the same. This causes the understeer that is widely found in FWD cars.

To me RWD feels a lot more like an AWD drive car I once had than FWD does.

BD



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