I just got a really cheap Jeep for this exact same reason. I spent 2500 and got something with 4 wheel drive so I can fight the Ice and snow and not put my Stang at risk.
2011 premium GT. Sterling Grey metalic with Charcoal interior. Roush Axlebacks. Redline hood struts. Shelby GT500 style rims. Smoked side markers. Comfort package with GT coupe Accessories #5. Don't Judge me for the accessories pack, I'm a recovering Ricer...
2011 Mazda CX-7 Touring Turbo
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee