Originally Posted by josephd
No intention to start an argument here. But that statement is 100% inaccurate. My Jeep Wrangler was hands down a million times better in the snow than my Focus or any other car I have driven in the snow, with the exception of AWD.
It's completely dependent on tires. Four-wheel drive isn't going to do anything for you if your tires can't grip anything. But yes, a 4x4 with with proper tires on it will be better in the snow.