The 15 Best All-Wheel Drive Supercars

Supercars use all-wheel drive to achieve stellar performance. These are some of the best.

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Bugatti

Some of the greatest supercars on earth use all-wheel drive for superior traction and outrageous acceleration. Here are some of our favorites.

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Mercedes-Benz
Mercedes-AMG One

Mercedes decided it would be a good idea to make a Formula 1-engined hypercar, and call it the "One." The rear wheels are spun by a 1.6-liter turbocharged V-6 engine and an electric motor, while the front wheels are spun solely by two additional electric motors.

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Bugatti EB110

Bugatti's 1990s supercar is cool for a lot of reasons. Aside from its all-wheel drive system, it also had scissors doors, a six-speed manual, and a quad-turbo V-12 engine. What's not to like?

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Jaguar
Jaguar F-Type SVR

When the F-Type first came out, it was only available in rear-wheel drive. That proved too much to handle for some owners, so Jaguar opted to make all-wheel drive standard in every V-8-powered F-Type. The SVR is at the top of the lineup, and sounds great.

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Lancia Delta S4

It might look like a hatchback, but trust us, the Delta S4 is far more capable thank your average hot hatch. It's a homologation special from the days of Group B rally, hiding a mid-mounted twin-charged engine and a monstrously capable all-wheel drive system.

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BMW
BMW i8

Some people may not think the i8 is a supercar, but with looks like this and doors that fold up McLaren-style, we think it belongs. It uses electric power to spin the front wheels, while a turbocharged three-cylinder engine does the job at the rear. you can own right now for under $60,000.

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Richard Pardon
Lamborghini Huracan Performante

The Huracan Performante's AWD, combined with its active aerodynamics, allowed it to briefly claim the record for fastest street-legal car around the Nurburgring. for sale on eBay you can buy today.

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Porsche 959

The 959 carried a lot of street car firsts, one of which was a massively complex computer-controlled variable all-wheel drive system. It's just one of many reasons why the 959 is so great.

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With 608 gas-powered bhp turning the rear wheels and 279 electric bhp turning the front, the 918 Spyder is a four-wheel-drive 887 bhp supercar. The electric motor has a range of 12 miles and can be charged via engine power, regenerative braking, or charging station.
Porsche
Porsche 918 Spyder

The 918 carries on the tradition of the 959's advanced tech, implementing a naturally aspirated V-8 paired with two electric motors—one to assist the engine in spinning the rear wheels, and one to power the front wheels. can be yours today for the low, low price of $1.62 million.

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Brian Silvestro
Acura NSX

Like the 918, the Acura NSX powers its front wheels with an electric motor, allowing for infinite computer-controlled adjustability in real-time. It's one of the reasons the NSX won our 2017 Performance Car of the Year award. is for sale on eBay right now for thousands off MSRP.

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Ingo Barenschee
Lamborghini Aventador SVJ

The Aventador has been around for awhile now, and it's set to be replaced soon. Lamborghini is sending off the car with this special-edition SVJ model, which uses the same active aero as the Huracan Performante. It currently holds the record for fastest time at the Nurburgring. with 70 miles on it up for grabs right now.

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Ferrari
Ferrari GTC4Lusso

Some people may consider the GTC4Lusso more of a grand touring car than a supercar, but considering it has a 680-horsepower V-12 under the hood, we think it deserves a spot on this list. The car uses two separate transmissions to control the AWD system. for sale right now can be yours today.

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Porsche
Porsche 911 Turbo S

Like the GTC4Lusso, there are some who don't consider the 911 Turbo a supercar. But it's proven time and time again that it can throw up numbers worthy of supercar-level praise. that you can own now.

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Bugatti
Bugatti Veyron

The Veyron's all-wheel drive system was vital to the car's record-breaking success, allowing it to put massive amounts of torque to the road without drama. The Veyron's replacement, the Chiron, is an evolution of that formula. is painted in a deep shade of red, and it can be yours.

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Nissan
Nissan GT-R

All-wheel drive has been a staple of the GT-R's performance since the Skyline R32 generation, responsible for the current car's staggering straight-line performance numbers and impressive on-track abilities. with 70,000 miles on it you can own for just under $48,000.

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Audi
Audi
Audi R8

Audi built its brand on its legendary Quattro all-wheel drive system, and it's been prominently featured on its R8 supercar since day one. It was only recently that Audi released a limited-production rear-wheel drive version of the R8. V8-powered manual version is on eBay right now for $65,000.

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