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Dinghy Towing

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

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Motorhome Terms Glossary

The following definitions for commonly used RV terms and abbreviations can be useful for new RVers and seasoned travelers alike. 120 AC/12 DC/LP-gas The power sources...
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Q & A: Tail Swing When Towing

Q: I have a 2003 Four Winds Chateau Sport 28-foot Class C motorhome. Because of the coach's long rear overhang behind the rear wheels, am...
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Tandem Tow Dollies

Owning a motorhome is a study in the art of compromise. Enthusiasts are continually reminded of the difference between taking what you want -- and packing...
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Coach & Powertrain: Flat Tow Versus Dolly?

Like many of MotorHome’s readers, I have progressed through the usual camping route: tents, pop-up camper, a travel trailer and now a Class C...
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Father-Son Team Has Plan for ‘Hybrid Dinghy Pusher’

While the cost of fuel has put a damper on the travel plans of many Americans, one father-son engineering duo with a passion for RV...
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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...
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...
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Outfitting a Dinghy Vehicle

  Selecting the proper tow bar, auxiliary-braking system and accessories leads to a smooth towing experience   Dinghy towing, or flat towing, a vehicle behind your motorhome...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...