Which car is better for winter?

So I live in good old NYC and it's getting closer and closer to the winter season. I'm finally buying a car and I'm trying to choose between a 2004 Hyundai Accent (GL), 2003 Nissan Xterra, & 2002 Kia Sportage (as of writing this I just realized I did a sequential choosing lol). Which one would be... show more So I live in good old NYC and it's getting closer and closer to the winter season. I'm finally buying a car and I'm trying to choose between a 2004 Hyundai Accent (GL), 2003 Nissan Xterra, & 2002 Kia Sportage (as of writing this I just realized I did a sequential choosing lol). Which one would be good enough or just plain best when riding through the snow season (mainly on highways but sometimes through the town)? I really want the Accent because of the mileage but I rather be safe than sorry. And yes I will be using snow tires (good quality) on any one of them.
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