2018 Guide to Dinghy Towing — Make the Right Match for Your Motorhome

Photo: Scott Hirko dinghy towing

The 2018 Guide to Dinghy Towing is an indispensable resource for towing a dinghy vehicle behind a motorhome. Available for download or in print, the information-packed publication offers vital towing tips, along with information on more than 70 new cars and SUVs that have been manufacturer-approved for flat towing.

Tow and Go

The Before You Go section dispenses tips for choosing the right dinghy-towing products, along with an overview of tow-bar suppliers. It also covers information about hitch receivers, tow bars and baseplates, and includes a must-have checklist for making the vital car-motorhome connection. Also featured is an overview of additional equipment, including couplers and tow dollies.

Tow Dinghy Decisions

Dinghy Towing 2018 covers highlights about the new crop of dinghy vehicles from major manufacturers. The 2018 Dinghy Listings comprises new dinghy-towable vehicles listed in alphabetical order by manufacturer and model. Vital statistics like base curb weight, speed/distance limits, retail price range and special procedures are included in the listings.

Smooth Dinghy Towing

Dinghy Towing Preparation shares additional products and procedures for dinghy towing, while Towing Safely provides a rundown of dinghy-braking systems for smooth stopping power.

The 2018 Guide to Dinghy Towing comes in print with the April issue of MotorHome magazine and is also available for download. Discover more dinghy insight — plus travel, tech and lifestyle information for the RV enthusiast — by subscribing to MotorHome magazine.

If you tow a trailer behind a car, truck or SUV, check out the 2018 Guide to Towing.

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  1. Anonymous

    I am interested in towing a small vehicle behind my 1999, Fleetwood Bounder In the UK and Europe, I have been told that due to the rear overhang, it would not be possible to tow anything is this true?

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