jake75 wrote:I read in USA Today that sales of the new 2016 Honda HRV are impressive. I checked one local dealer's inventory and all he has are AWD.
MSRP's are no more than what they were for the 2009-10 Vibes and more bells and whistles. Length is a hair shy of the Vibe..
see http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/car ... /28780777/
jake75 wrote:I always wondered why Subaru didn't offer fwd. My view has always been that for most people AWD is not needed and only results in more cost, lower mpg and another thing to go wrong.
Caretaker wrote:Having owned AWD on my first gen Vibe, I think it is a complete waste unless you live in severe winter climates.jake75 wrote:My view has always been that for most people AWD is not needed and only results in more cost, lower mpg and another thing to go wrong.Vulcan05 wrote:My feeling exactly.
Vulcan05 wrote:Also, here in blizzard land, we have a saying: "Four wheel drive allows you to go in the ditch twice as fast." And, you and get dug in four times deeper.
Caretaker wrote:They gave anyone a $10 Visa card who drove one (after taking a breathalyzer)
Caretaker wrote:Yes, the gentleman told me that the AWD was standard on all models except the base model. And as you explained, the base model can be had with AWD for an upcharge. I'd certainly consult the Honda website to confirm all this.
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