Dinghy Towing

Everything you need to know about dinghy towing, flat towing and recreational towing of a vehicle behind your motorhome

Dinghy-Braking System Roundup

All too often, the extra weight of towing a "dinghy" vehicle behind your motorhome reduces braking performance drastically. These products can help keep your heavy...

Q & A: Dinghy Towing

Q. Where can we get information on what vehicles are approved by their manufacturer for towing behind a motorhome (dinghy towing)? A. Franchised dealers should have this...

Dinghy Towing: Ranger FX4/Level II

An SUV, for many motorhomers, is the ideal dinghy-towed vehicle. If a vehicle that leans a bit more toward the "utility" end of the SUV...

Dinghy Towing: Aerio GS

Suzuki's Vitara and Grand Vitara SUVs have long been popular choices with motorhome owners because they are fun, lightweight and practical vehicles that can...

Motorhome FAQs

Over the years, we've noticed that certain readers' questions keep popping up again and again, in similar forms. Some of them come from seasoned...

PT Cruiser

IF YOU WANT A DINGHY-TOWABLE CAR that lets you get around without being noticed, this isn't the one for you. The Chrysler PT Cruiser...
Suzuki Grand Vitara with dinghy tow

Towing the Grand Vitara

Suzuki's flagship sport-utility is feisty and versatile, and can be towed on all fours with auto transmission WHEN SUZUKI INTRODUCED THE SAMURAI, a diminutive four-wheel-drive...
motorhome window shades

DIY Day-Night Shade Repair

Adjusting the cord retainers, and even complete restringing, can keep perfectly good fabric in use for a long time in your motorhome. During the last...
Sonoran Sunset

Snowbirding in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert

  The Sonoran Desert offers an impressive array of colorful flora and fauna, scenic drives and outdoor recreation — all a stone’s throw from the...
Craig Kirby

RVIA Names Craig Kirby New President

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) announced today that its Board of Directors has unanimously selected Craig Kirby to serve as president of the...
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Can we Really Live Full Time in an RV? – A Real-World Account and...

When we first hit the road a few months shy of five years ago, we didn’t think we were your typical RVers. We were...
Cathedral Gorge State Park at night with star filled sky and person holding flash light

State Parks of the West You Never Knew About (And Will Never Forget)

If you’re planning a road trip around the Western US, I can confidently say that all of these should make an appearance on your...