Are you looking for an affordable all-wheel drive car that can give you a thrilling experience? If yes, then we are here with a list of few of the affordable AWD cars of 2017.
Cars are no longer just a medium of transport or a luxury item. They should also provide comfort and safety to the passenger while moving on road. All-wheel drive (AWD) is one such technology which provides such comfort. The unique feature of AWD cars is that all the four wheels of the car receive torque simultaneously from the engine.This helps them to rotate independently from each other.
Unlike traditional cars where either front or the rear wheels receive the torque, AWD cars provides better control, stability, and security in terrains like mud, ice or snow. If this technology is present in the car then it is obvious that the price of the car will be high. But there are a few AWD car models that are at affordable prices. Also these cars have proven to be fuel-efficient, thus making them economical in the longer run.
The fully redesigned 2017 Subaru Impreza comes with a spacious cabin and an all-wheel drive for a comfortable ride. It comes with 152 HP direct-injection technology engine.
It also has advanced safety features like eye sight driver assist technology, blind spot detection, and rear cross traffic alert. It has better fuel efficiency than most of its competitors. It is one of the lowest priced AWD car.
Price: USD 20,000 (approximately).
Jeep Renegade Sport 4×4
The Jeep brand has continued its legacy. Renegade is one of the highest rated vehicles of the company. The Renegade Sport comes with a 160-180HP inter-cooled turbo engine.
This sports utility style car comes with both, manual as well as automatic transmission. It has incredible off-road and on-road performances. This car comes with safety features like brake assist, electronic stability control, child safety locks, and traction control.
Price: USD 21000 to USD 25000 (approximately).
An adequate mid size car, the Ford Fusion comes with spacious interiors and a sporty performance. It is a medium mileage car. An all-wheel drive has two variants namely a 2.0 liter turbocharged 4 cylinder 231 HP engine or a 325 HP 2.7 liter twin turbo V6 engine.
It comes comes with a six speed automatic gear box and has driver assistance features like pre-collision braking and adaptive cruise control. Mileage economy is an issue with this car.
Price: USD 25000 (approximately).
Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2.4 AWC CVT
The Mitsubishi lancer being a low price car shines in few parameters as compared to it competitors. This AWD sedan has a 168HP engine which delivers a 6000rpm torque. The transmission system available is continuously variable transmission.
It trails in features like cargo space and drive quality. It comes with features like brake assist, electronic stability control, child safety lock, and traction control. An affordable car to get some extra grip while driving.
Price: USD 22000 (approximately).
Dodge Charger SE
The 2017 Dodge Charger is a sedan class and an affordable AWD. It has good interiors and a cargo space. Its base version comes with a powerful 292 HP V6 engine and top line comes with a 707 HP supercharged V8 engine with automatic transmission. It has a mileage of 18 city/27 highway MPG. It comes with 4 wheel anti-lock braking system and 4 wheel disc-brakes. It has good entertainment technology, but has plastic interiors.
Price: USD 28000 (approximately).
Nissan Juke S AWD
Nissan Juke S comes with a 188 HP, 1.6L Direct Injection 4-cylinder engine. It has a mileage of 28 city/32 highway MPG. An SUV with excellent performance and good power athleticism. It comes with automatic transmission as well as continuously variable transmission. It scores low on interiors and cargo space. This AWD version comes with an innovative stabilization system which helps in keeping control on the vehicle, in most driving conditions.
Price: USD 23000 (approximately).
Mazda CX-3 Sport AWD
The 146 HP, 4 cylinder engine has a direct injection system. The fuel efficiency is 29 City/34 Highway MPG. This SUV comes with an i-ACTIVE all wheel drive system, having 6 speed automatic transmission system. It is sporty and has the best in-class performance. It has impressive interiors, but the cargo space is low. This small crossover is a blast to drive. It has earned one of the highest safety designations available.
Price: USD 20000 (approximately).
There are a few other affordable AWDs of 2017 for sale in USA. Choose the one that suits your budget and makes you feel adventurous. Conduct extensive research before you make a purchase and treat the car well to reap its benefits for a long time.