Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Brands

Uncategorized

Mo' Bettah Ski Cars

Hot List

Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ Sign up for Outside+ today.

It seems the brains in Detroit, Japan, and Sweden have finally figured out that all-wheel-drive sedans and wagons handle better than behemoth SUVs. Hence the U.S. release in the past year of reasonably sized AWDs by Cadillac, Infiniti, and Saab. (Dodge, Chrysler, Audi, Acura, and Ford plan to release new AWD cars in coming months.) Need more cargo space, you say? Buy a roof box.

October 2004