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

Class C Newmar towing Jeep dinghy vehicle

Our Favorite Dinghy Towables

SUVs and pickups dominate this year’s new flat-towable vehicles and, for the very first time ever, we pick our favorite dinghy towables! Quite apart from...
A bright red Jeep Gladiator in a off-road setting

Dinghy Digest: Choosing a Dinghy Vehicle

A new towable is a big investment; make sure to perform your due diligence before signing on the dotted line Part and parcel to the...
2019 Toyota Yaris

2019 Dinghy Towing Guide Updates

Here are the most recent changes to MotorHome's 2019 Guide to Dinghy Towing. ADDITIONS Fiat 2019 500 with manual transmission may be flat towed at speeds up...
A.R.E. truck bed covers

The Ultimate Dinghy Vehicle

Is it a Jeep? A Honda CR-V? Surprise! The ultimate dinghy towing vehicle is a pickup truck, and here's why: Have you ever noticed how...
2019 Jeep Cherokee Overland and Cherokee Trailhawk

2019 Dinghy Towables Sneak Peek

7 vehicles that have been manufacturer-approved for flat-towing behind a motorhome. Over the years, MotorHome readers have asked one question more than all others: “Is the...
Flat towing a vehicle behind a motorhome

Dinghy Digest: How to Tow an ‘Untowable’

A number of vehicles, though not sanctioned by their manufacturers, can be dinghy-towed after installing the right equipment A few years ago, a reader wrote...
Jeep Gladiator

Easiest Vehicles to Flat Tow

Here are the Top 10 easiest dinghy vehicles for trouble-free recreational towing behind a motorhome Getting ready to embark on a long motorhome journey requires...
A Class A motorhome towing a dinghy car with Joshua Trees and boulders in the background

Portable Dinghy Braking Systems

These units provide an easy way to reduce stopping distance for safer travels when dinghy towing To tow a dinghy vehicle or a trailer? That is...
Roadmaster's Sterling tow bar

Outfitting a Honda CR-V for Flat Towing

Roadmaster's Sterling All-Terrain Tow Bar creates a strong, versatile link between motorhome and dinghy Once in a while, those of us who tow dinghy vehicles...
photo of crumpled dinghy tow bar behind class A motorhome

Safe Dinghy Towing: Getting It All In Line

The right equipment, proper hitching practices and regular inspection ensure safe dinghy towing We all like to think about RVing as a pleasant experience, one...
Entegra Reatta XL motorhome exterior

Entegra’s New Reatta XL Class A

The newest series to join the Entegra Coach lineup, the Reatta XL, couples impressive technology with exceptional handling and drivability to deliver an impressive...
Jayco Redhawk 31F motorhome exterior

Jayco Redhawk Class C

The Jayco Redhawk is one of the best values in its class. Riding on the Ford E-450 chassis, and with the addition of the...
Rayford Crossing RV Resort in Spring, Texas

Top Campgrounds for Winter

RV parks in the Sunbelt are pulling out all the stops this year with major upgrades and grand openings. COVID-19 has been disrupting people’s travel...
motorhome on road in Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park by RV

  Rocky Mountain National Park is indeed more than incredible alpine views … but, wow, those views are stunning! The Rocky Mountains stretch for 200 miles...

Storing Your Motorhome for Winter

A seasonal checklist of must-do maintenance items for motorhome owners As we move into the colder weather, and the primary camping season comes to a...