facebook pixel

Dinghy Towing

Everything you need to know about dinghy towing, flat towing and recreational towing of 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...
no thumbnail

Safe Dinghy Towing with Even Brake

Few of us who tow dinghy vehicles would complain that we have too much braking capability in view of the fact that the combined...
Rainbow Falls NY

A Taste of New York

Savor waterfalls, wine and Buffalo wings on a motorhome trip through the Empire State Jaw-dropping waterfalls. Eye-popping art made of glass. Verdant vineyards. What could...
2019 custom Dodge campervan, nicknamed Big Frida

How to Rent Out Your Motorhome

Make your motorhome work for you by renting it out when you're not using it! Unless you are retired, footloose and fancy-free, you probably can’t...
Entegra Vision XL Exterior

10 Motorhomes that Make the Grade

Whether it’s a Class A, B or C, you Can’t go Wrong with any one of these Top New Motorhomes Class is in session. Whether...
love RVing illustration

52 Things We Love About RVing

Travel season is in full swing and it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy some of our favorite things about the motorhome...
Boondocking in a Class B

Beginner’s Guide to Boondocking

It's easy to enjoy RVing off the grid for a rewarding motorhome experience. Among the joys of owning a motorhome is being able to go...