Dinghy Towing

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

Blue-Ox-Avail

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...
Dinghy Towing

Dinghy-Towing Primer

  Everything you need to know to get your motorhome and towed vehicle ready to hit the road Let’s face it; motorhoming is the best way...
Dinghy Towing 101

Installing a Baseplate

  With the right tools and some DIY expertise, follow these steps to install a dinghy baseplate   Most baseplate installations require that at least part...
Dinghy Towing

Dinghy 101

  The essential guide to safely towing a vehicle behind your motorhome   Choosing which vehicle to tow behind your motorhome is a big decision. Because, beyond...
Dinghy Towing 101

The Right Stuff

A guide to tow bars and dinghy-braking systems designed to make towing convenient and trouble-free Tow Bars   Blue Ox The two heavy hitters in Blue Ox’s tow-bar...
Bob Livingston

Dinghy Towing Fever

Towing a dinghy vehicle is more popular than ever. It almost looks strange to see a coach on the road without one. We left...
Silver 2012 Scion xD car on black background

2012 Scion xD: Affordable, Efficient Dinghy

The 2012 Scion xD is one simple, affordable dinghy. The diminutive four-door can be flat-towed with a manual transmission without those pesky mileage limitations.  No...
Tools

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...
The Fiat 500 is an international car, with nearly universal appeal.

The Italian Job: Fiat Returns to the US

Fiat’s return to the U.S. market was met with as much trepidation as it was anticipation. Not merely because the company would be riding...
Dinghy Towing Guide

Dinghy Towing Basics

Traveling with a dinghy vehicle is almost a given with today’s larger motorhomes. Although the trend to bigger coaches has injected “camping” with more...
Fan-Tastic Vent 7350

Sponsored Content: Fan-Tastic Vent for Motorhomes

The powerful yet compact Dometic Fan-Tastic Vent model 7350 provides you with the airflow inside your motorhome that you desire. The 7350 has 14...
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Big Rigs & Big Motorcycles

Bringing your motorcycle along with you - Can it be done? Tips, tricks and options for bringing a motorcycle and car with you while...
Camping on Public Lands

Camping on Public Lands

Save money and get back to basics by staying at primitive campsites! Most RVers love America’s national and state parks. Few locations on earth can...
N∙Command TPMS (NCTP100) with Bluetooth technology and waterproof sensors

Stay in Command

  ASA Electronics is expanding its line of iN∙Command products with a new tire-pressure monitoring system (TPMS). The iN∙Command TPMS (NCTP100) uses Bluetooth technology and...
A man in a wheel-chair exits the Winnebago Adventurer 30T AE’s curb side door

No Place Like Home

Winnebago’s Adventurer 30T AE incorporates an expanded hallway and bathroom, and an 800-pound-capacity hydraulic lift for wheelchair accessibility People with mobility issues are faced with...