All Wheel Drive Sedans

Consumers who are out shopping for an AWD (All-Wheel Drive) sedan are in for a treat. This article lists out the most coveted sedans running on AWD and making driving safe in rough terrain.

For those who are still new to the concept of AWD technology, this is how it works. All wheel drive is basically designed to give power to all four wheels of a car, simultaneously. The best advantage of this concept is excellent traction both on dry and wet roads. Hence AWD cars is favored by both; performance-driven enthusiast and a layman who doesn't want his/her car to skid because of slippery road conditions. Here are some of the best AWD sedans on the road.

Subaru Impreza 2.0i

Subaru Impreza

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Engine: 2.0-liter DOHC engine

Power: 148 hp @ 6,200 rpm

Torque: 145 lb-ft @ 4,200 rpm

Drive: Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: Impreza 2.0i Premium, Impreza 2.0i Limited, Impreza 2.0i Sport Premium, Impreza 2.0i Sport Limited

Fuel Economy: 25/33 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: 17-inch alloy wheels, sliding moonroof, Bluetooth and voice activated GPS system

Price: $17,895

Audi S4 Premium Plus

Audi S4

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Engine: 3.0-liter DOHC V6 engine

Power: 333 hp @ 5500 rpm

Torque: 325 lb-ft @ 2900 rpm

Drive: Audi Quattro All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: 3.0T Premium Plus and 3.0T Prestige

Fuel Economy: 17/28 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: 18.5 inch alloy wheels, stylish S4-specific side mirrors, sporty leather seats, parking alert system with rear view camera and rain-sensing vipers.

Price: $47,000

BMW 328i xDrive Sport Line

BMW 3 Series

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Engine: 2.0 liter TwinPower Turbo

Power: 240 hp @ 5000-6000 rpm

Torque: 255 lb-ft @ 1250-4800 rpm

Drive: Intelligent All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: Sport Line, Luxury Line, Modern Line and M Sport Line.

Fuel Economy: 23/33 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: 17.5 inch alloy wheels, 8-way power front seats, dynamic cruise control and safety integrated system for the deployment of various safety features.

Price: $38,500

Volvo S60 T5

Volvo S60

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Engine: 2.5 liter Turbocharge

Power: 185 hp @ 6500 rpm

Torque: 170 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm

Drive: All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: T5, T6 and T6 R-Design

Fuel Economy: 21/30 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: 18.0 inch alloy wheels, collision warning and pedestrian detection mode, electronic climate control, easy cruise control and energy absorbing front and interiors.

Price: $31,750

Subaru Legacy 2.5i

Subaru Legacy

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Engine: 2.5 liter, DOHC, Subaru Boxer

Power: 173 hp @ 5600 rpm

Torque: 174 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm

Drive: All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, 3.6R and 3.6R Limited

Fuel Economy: 21/28 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: 17.7 inch alloy wheels, rear camera, electronic cruise control, dual-zone climate control and adjustable seats.

Price: $20,295

Suzuki Kizashi SE AWD

Suzuki Kizashi

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Engine: 2.4 liter, DOHC, digital fuel injection

Power: 250 hp @ 5500

Torque: 266 lb-ft @ 1800-4800

Drive: All-Wheel Drive

Models Available: FWD, SE FWD, GTS FWD, AWD, Sport GTS AWD and Sport SLS AWD.

Fuel Economy: 22/29 (city/highway) MPG

Extra Features: electronic stability program with better traction, keyless entry, start button ignition system and dynamic cruise control.

Price: $23,249

More Popular AWD Sedans

o Mitsubishi Lancer

o Ford Fusion SHO

o Dodge RT

o Chrysler 300

o Buick LaCrosse

o Cadillac ATS

o Lexus IS

o Lincoln MKZ

o BMW 528i xDrive

o BMW 740Li xDrive

AWD cars are specially designed to handle slippery roads and tough weather with maximum grace so that the passengers have a safe journey. Always remember, before zooming around in your favorite car, take a few factors into consideration like fuel economy, engine warranty, maintenance, service and leg room.

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