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

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Dinghy Digest: Bar Exam

It’s time to brush up on tow bars and learn which one is right for your needs and budget In last month’s inaugural Dinghy Digest...
2015 Chevy Colorado 4WD

The Advantages of Towing a Used Dinghy

Buying a used dinghy vehicle to tow behind your motorhome offers a number of benefits over flat-towing a new model. When shopping for a new...
Roadmaster Brake Monitor kit

Peace of Mind: Universal Brake Monitor and Switch

One of the biggest concerns a motorhome owner has while towing is the state of the dinghy vehicle’s brakes. Are they even being applied?...
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...
A BlueOx dinghy towbar connected to the front of a car

Dinghy Digest: What’s a Baseplate?

  Let’s begin at the beginning, shall we? After you have verified that the vehicle you’re considering can be towed on all four wheels behind a...
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Dinghy Towing Checklists

Take a tip from pilots and make a written checklist for dinghy towing. Note all of the necessary steps to prepare your vehicle for towing behind...
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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...
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...
Winnebago Adventurer - Dinghy Towing

Top-20 Dinghy FAQs

Answers to the most-often asked questions about dinghy towing Over the years, we have noticed that certain RV-related questions keep popping up, over and over...
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...
Motor Home 2020 Readers' Choice Awards

2020 Readers’ Choice Award Winners!

You voted for your favorite RV products, services, and destinations, and here are the winners MOTORHOMES Class A Motorhome Gold: Tiffin Motorhomes Silver: Winnebago Industries Bronze: Newmar Corp. Class B...
Jayco Entegra Ethos exterior

Entegra Coach Ethos

The Ethos Class B motorhome is the newest addition to the luxurious line of Entegra Coach products Riding on the RAM ProMaster 3500 chassis, with...
Holiday Rambler Armada motorhome exterior

Holiday Rambler Armada

Bring all the comforts of home along with you on your next adventure with the all-new, luxurious Class A Holiday Rambler Armada. Don’t think...
2015 Chevy Colorado 4WD

The Advantages of Towing a Used Dinghy

Buying a used dinghy vehicle to tow behind your motorhome offers a number of benefits over flat-towing a new model. When shopping for a new...
Wiring

RV Tech Savvy: What’s Wrong With the Wiring on the Motorhome?

We have a 2016 Thor Windsport 31S. This motorhome has had one problem after another since I bought it used. First, the batteries would...