Rear wheel drive with winter tires or 4×4 with summer tires?  Comparison of Audi R8 model (video)

Rear wheel drive with winter tires or 4×4 with summer tires? Comparison of Audi R8 model (video)


Tires are very important from the point of view of driving safety. It is the only element that connects the car to the road.

Therefore, they should be changed at the right time and make sure that the tread is in the right condition. This video shows an interesting duel in which winter tires on a rear wheel drive face summer tires in the same model, but on all wheels.

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The star of comparison is the two Audi R8. As already mentioned, one of them has a quattro system and the other one has RWD. If the same tires were installed in both cars, the rear-drive variant would not have a chance.

Transferring power to a slippery, slippery surface is not easy, especially when the heart of the German car is the original 5.2 V10 engine, which in these cases produces 570 and 620 horsepower, respectively. The AWD variant has the capability advantage.

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At this point, it seems that the quattro, even on summer tires, can handle RWD in that situation. Are you sure? Play the video below and check it out!