Originally Posted by Micleg
I have been driving my RWD 520d in northern Sweden during the snowy winter and I must say it works very well with good winter tires. Traction controls takes care of everything but the balance of the car is more important and makes it very stable on the snow.
Driving uphill I find RWD better than FWD because the pressure on the rear wheels increase and you get better traction.
Thanks for the input. Good point to mention traction control, and glad RWD seems to work well for you.