Best 5 Cars for Winter Driving in 2019

By John Hayden

5 Cars and SUVs Specially Built to Guide You Comfortably Through Winter

Shopping for a new car or SUV may not be as easy as it seems, you have a lot to consider in order to get what you really want, like anti-scratch coating, underbody rust protection, safety features or even a cozy cabin.

Obviously, most new cars in the market can perform excellently in any weather condition for months. However, not all vehicles have good handling in snow. Moreover, in a situation where winter makes you crave for a little more TLC, just spare ten minutes of your time to take a look at these models with good handling in snow, excellent safety scores, and adjustable comfort features. The cars presented in this article are the 5 best new cars for winter driving.


Subaru Outback

U.S News Score: 8.5/10

If you are looking for the best wagon of its class the Subaru Outback is your best choice which offers numerous advantages in terms of fuel economy, interior volume, off-road capability, and a standard in-car technology.

This Subaru features a unique and sophisticated all-wheel-drive system, standard four or six-cylinder engines and an excellent clearance that will help you get off the beaten path of snowy streets with ease. It is recommended you get the premium trim which is just one step up from the base model to get the maximum benefit for a standard heated front seat.


Audi A4

U.S. News Score: 8.8/10

Finding the best small luxury sedan in the market is not an easy task. The only non-SUV to make this list, the Audi A4 is well-known as one of the best of its class if you find your way in a northern climate.

This sedan does not only come with a peppy turbocharged four-cylinder engines and excellent safety scores but also features high- tech and exterior design and a well-built and comfortable interior and its Quattro all-wheel-drive system. This Audi is one of the best for a snowy weather since even the base A4 comes with a front wheel drive. However, it is not uncommon to get heated front seats in every A4 so you might want to step up a trim level or two with the overall benefit of extra active safety features that can save you from lots of troubles on snowy streets.


Honda CR-V

U.S. News Score: 8.8/10

Getting a well-equipped Honda CR-V with all the wheel-drive is not at all expensive. Hence, getting yourself a Honda CR-V is one of the best ways to spend your money this winter.

It features a turbocharged engine which delivers a rare combination of thrift and zest and rides comfortably in the snowiest weather. To get better power and fuel economy it will be advisable to upgrade to the turbocharged powertrain.


Chevrolet Equinox

U.S. News: 8.2/10

The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox was designed with more features and capabilities that are suitable to your needs. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox features an excellent ride quality that will see you through the coldest and darkest months just fine.

Although expensive, a nice combination of three engines, two turbocharged four cylinders, and a turbo diesel is all worth it. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox is also flexible since an optional all-drive wheel can be added by buyers and a Remote start is available on the base Equinox. Hence, your car will already be warm on cold mornings and snowy days.

Furthermore, the Equinox has an excellent smooth handling and a comfortable ride on bumpy roads. If you are looking for a compact crossover with standard features at an affordable price, the new 2018 Equinox is a good pick for you.


Jeep Renegade

U.S. News Score: 8.1/10

Although this Renegade might be small, but it is also affordable with subcompact modern features and an excellent off-road capability. If you are looking for an inexpensive vehicle that can navigate well on a rough winter and will also make you the most during summer, then the Renegade is a good choice. The Renegade is equipped with two cylinder engines and a four-wheel drive system. Furthermore, the mid-range Limited trim comes with heated front seats.

Think an SUV is what you’ll need this season?

Hayden’s has dozens of SUV’s in their immediate inventory located at their Dartmouth branch at 215 Wyse Road. If you want a no-obligation inquiry on how to best upgrade your vehicle to an SUV for the winter, take a test drive today. Inquire into financing an SUV or call John Hayden at 902 469-5444 to talk about your needs.

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