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What Does 4x4 Mean?

What Does 4x4 Mean?

If you're new to the world of trucks or SUVs, the term "4x4" might sound a bit confusing. Essentially, 4x4 refers to a type of drivetrain system that powers all four wheels of a vehicle. This is different from a standard 2-wheel drive system, which only powers two of the wheels. In a 4x4 system, power is sent from the engine to the transfer case, which distributes that power to both the front and rear axles. When this happens, all four wheels work together to provide maximum traction and power, especially in off-road or low-traction situations. 4x4 systems can be found in a variety of vehicles, from trucks and SUVs to some high-performance cars. They are beneficial for drivers who regularly drive on rough terrain or through challenging weather conditions, as they can provide better grip and control than 2-wheel drive systems. However, it's important to note that driving a 4x4 vehicle requires some additional knowledge and skill. For example, you'll need to kno ... read more

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