When it comes to heavy snow, you can either let it immobilize you or you can get out there and have some four-wheeled fun.

The Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG may be better equipped than most to overcome the elements, but you’d be surprised what modern cars are capable of.

In the hopes of providing some automotive inspiration this season, we’ll be bringing you a series of images of vehicles contending with the flakes of crystalline water ice that fall from the clouds so prodigiously this time of year.

Drive carefully, revel in the beauty and make sure there’s a hot toddy and preferably a ski bunny or two waiting when you get home is our advice…