Tag Archives: towing

Detroit 3 Finally Adopt Common Tow Ratings Standard…Or Do They?

Have you ever wondered if 10,000 pounds of towing capacity means the same for trucks manufactured by GM, Ford, and Dodge? You will soon know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. But, will you? After a … Continue reading

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Lock ‘N’ Roll Articulating Trailer Hitch Available on Sears.com

In an earlier article I reported on the introduction of the Lock ‘N’ Roll articulating trailer hitch. The newly redesigned Lock ‘N’ Roll articulating trailer hitch is now available on Sears.com. The Lock ‘N’ Roll trailer hitch is a safer, easier … Continue reading

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Lock ‘N’ Roll Articulating Hitch Increases Towing Safety

According the National Highway Traffic Safety statistics there are 418 injuries, eight deaths, and more than 700 incidents of property damage caused by vehicles towing trailers, every week. Each year more than 20,000 people have needed medical attention for accidents … Continue reading

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9 Safe Towing Tips

Whether you’re towing a fifth wheel or travel trailer, car, boat, or transporting trash to the dump, special attention to details is required. Adherence to the following nine key points will assist RVers in extending the life of the vehicle … Continue reading

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God Made a Farmer

While not as dramatic as the stadium blackout that stopped play for half an hour, or as flamboyant as Beyonce’s halftime show. However, for this viewer of Super Bowl XLVII, a standout moment was a deceptively simple commercial by Chrysler … Continue reading

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China Will Drive World Vehicle Production

China will remain the primary driver of global production growth over the next four years, but the U.S. will remain the No. 2 vehicle producer in the world as North America continues to play a unique role in the automotive … Continue reading

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Fastway Electric Jack Pack Named Best New Product

Provo, Utah-based Fastway Trailer Products, makers of the Fastway Electric Jack Pack, was voted by Truck Trend Magazine as a Top 25 Best New Product in the truck and SUV category at the 2012 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show. … Continue reading

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Tow Ratings Standardization: Comparing Apples to Apples

Have you ever wondered if 10,000 pounds of towing capacity means the same for trucks manufactured by GM, Ford, and Dodge? You will soon know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. Automotive manufacturers agreed in 2008 … Continue reading

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