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Snow-Country RVing Tips

Traveling with your RV on a ski, snowboard, snowshoe or even a snowmobile trip is like other types of winter RV camping. Here are some key things to keep in…
a travel trailer hitched up to a Chevy SUV
New To RVing, Tech, Towing Tips

How to Hitch Travel Trailers and Fifth-Wheels

Trailer Life’s step-by-step guide to hitching an RV trailer or fifth-wheel to a tow vehicle 16 Steps for Hitching Travel Trailers Chock the trailer tires. Insert ball mount into tow vehicle’s…
Top Stories, Tow Vehicles, Towing Tips

One-Ton Towing Machines

Shopping for a new diesel truck to tow a heavy trailer? Before investing in your next set of wheels, consider all the angles Choosing the right vehicle to tow a…
DIY, Gear, Towing Tips

Taming the Mountains

  BD Diesel’s Variable Vane Exhaust Brake grants truck owners much more control when descending grades while towing a heavy trailer Pulling a 16,000-pound-plus trailer or fifth-wheel has its challenges,…
DIY, Towing Tips

RV Tire Basics

Understanding the basics can help avoid costly blowouts and lead to safer travels Tires on tow vehicles or trailers run the gamut from passenger-car types to truck and trailer rubber…
Gear, Towing Tips

All Who Wander Are Not Lost

  Stay on track with one of these RV- friendly GPS units as your copilot   We all know the old adage “Getting there is half the fun.” That may…
Gear, Towing Tips

Big Wig

    Hauling a big fifth-wheel or truck camper? Hellwig Products’ Big Wig rear air suspension for the 2014 Ram 2500 truck with rear coil springs provides 5,600 pounds of…
Gear, Top Stories, Towing Tips

Performance Improvers

  An aftermarket intake, exhaust or tuner adds horsepower and torque to most diesel and gas engines Performance equipment isn’t just for hot rods anymore. Adding aftermarket performance parts to…
Tow Vehicles, Towing Tips

Towing in Style: 2014 Audi Q7 SUV

  The 2014 Audi Q7 boasts seating for up to seven people and an available torquey, economical diesel engine. It combines a luxurious interior, with impressive performance and good towing…
RV News, Tow Vehicles, Towing Tips

2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD Pickups

General Motors has taken the wraps off its upcoming Heavy Duty pickups, which are due at dealers this Spring. There will be two available engines; the standard Vortec 6.0-liter V-8…