7 Most Dependable Trucks
and Cars During the Winter
Especially with the recent cold snap, it’s
important to have a vehicle that will get you
through the snow reliably.
One such vehicle is the Subaru Impreza which
features all-wheel-drive and has a170horsepower engine with a 5-speed manual
You can also get a 2.5 GT or WRX that features
turbocharged versions of the same engines and
has outputs of 224 and 265 horsepower.
Ford Fusion V6 SE AWD
The Ford Fusion V6 SE is a midsized
sedan that is the perfect vehicle for
plowing through the snow.
It’s stable, balanced, and has a sharp, linear
steering feel to it that makes it both
comfortable and reliable.
Though it has a fairly average 3.0-liter 221horsepower V6 engine, it also has a good 6speed automatic gearbox
This Honda model hasn’t been
the most popular car, but it’s
fantastic for the snow
It comes with an all-wheeldrive system that constantly
shifts driving torque to the
wheels in a front to rear and
side to side motion.
This makes it a stable car in
even the worst cold-weather
Ford F-150 SVT Raptor
Switching to trucks, the Ford F-150 SVT
Raptor is one of the most reliable cold
weather trucks at your local truck dealer.
It’s 7 inches wider than the traditional F150 which gives it extra stability in offroad or icy road conditions.
Right now, it’s also one of the best heavyduty truck deals because it’s less than
Dodge Ram Power
The competitor of the new F-150 is the Dodge Ram
It’s been recognized for it’s high-speed and offroad capabilities, which makes it a fantastic truck
for icy and snowy weather.
Right now, it’s only
available with the 5.7-liter
pounds-feet of torque
Hemi V-8. However, that’s
plenty powerful enough to
get you home safely in a
Jeep Grand Cherokee
The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee has
already won 30 awards including
• Off-road capabilities
All of these make it the most awarded
It’s a four-wheel-drive SUV, which
makes it a little different from most of
the other all-wheel-drive vehicles on
What Will You Choose?
All of the vehicles on our list
are perfectly capable of
handling ice and snow. The
real question is “which one
will you choose?”
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Desert Sun Alamogordo
2600 N White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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1309 SE Main Street
Roswell, NM 88203
Desert Sun Toyota
3333 N White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Desert Sun Roswell
2601 West 2nd Street
Roswell, NM 88201
Desert Sun Espanola
517 North Riverside Drive
Espanola, NM 87532
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