2WD vs 4WD vs AWD | What’s the difference?

The terrains and conditions you drive in determine which type of car you need to buy. Depending on your daily driving activities, you need to choose either a 2WD (two-wheel drive) or a 4WD (wheel drive) vehicle. Typically, 2WD vehicles are smaller than 4WD vehicles.

2WD vehicles are powered by only two wheels, either in the front or in the back, while 4WD vehicles are powered by all four wheels. This obviously means that 4WD vehicles provide more power than 2WD cars. But what are the advantages and disadvantages of both?

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Which Engine Size is Best for You?

by Takudzwa Masvaure In Zimbabwe

A car’s engine size, also known as the engine capacity or simply CC, is the size of the volume swept by each of the cylinders, which inside combine and burn air and fuel to generate energy. The larger the engine size, the more fuel your vehicle consumes, the more power it produces, and the more your car accelerates.

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Engine capacity is also measured in litres—at times you may see such things as 2.0i or 3.0D written on the outside of a vehicle, and these simply stand for 2 litre petrol engine or 3 litre diesel engine, respectively. The size of the engine ultimately decides the power and bottom line price you will pay, so it is an important factor to consider.

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2017 Subaru Impreza: First Ride On A New Platform   

image-4The Impreza has long been Subaru’s best selling model. Nearly every shade-tree tuner has turned their attention to an Impreza WRX at some time or another. With the Impreza’s global attraction, it only make sense that the 2017 Subaru Impreza will be the first model to ride on the automaker’s new global platform. We thought our readers would like to have a close-up look at the new platform and the next-gen Impreza; thus, the impetus for this post.

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