What is a Safe Weight when towing a caravan?

towing a caravan

Safety should be the top priority when towing a caravan and embarking on a journey with your caravan in tow. One crucial aspect often overlooked is the caravan weight. In this article, we delve into the significance of caravan weighing, understanding the safe weight when towing a caravan, and why choosing the right weight matters for a […]

Axle load capacities are often overlooked

Axle load capacities

Axle load capacities are often forgotten when people are looking at their weights or are in the market for a new tow vehicle. People quite often think about GVM, TBM, ATM & GCM but forget to look at axle load ratings. I have weighed 4×4’s even with GVM upgrades that have failed axle weight ratings. […]

Big 3.5t caravan Towing

Towing that big 3.5t caravan

Towing that big 3.5t caravan These days nearly all the Ute manufacturers offer 3.5t (3500kg) towing with their vehicles. But how close can we get to that realistically? Let’s look at just few: Vehicle Year Tow ATM TBM Kerb Mass GVM GCM Ford Ranger 2.0L 20 3500 350 2197 3200 6000 Ford Ranger 3.2L 20 […]

Towing Speed Limit for Caravans

towing speed limit

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