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2008 Ford F-450

Ford has launched an all-new class-exclusive F-450 pickup and, in the process, has raised the towing-performance bar to a point that the other guys...
2012 Vokswagen Touareg

2012 Volkswagen Touareg SUV

Volkswagen’s Toureg is a five-passenger SUV offered with four trim levels: Sport, Lux, Executive and Hybrid. All except the hybrids are available with a...
Heartland North Trail exterior

Heartland North Trail

  With a rear bunkhouse and outdoor entertainment built in, the King Slide 33TBUD promises fun for the family   There’s little question that lightweight travel trailers...
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F-550 & King of the Road 34 LS

The Ford F-550 has proven itself to be a capable fifth-wheel tow vehicle with a gross combination weight rating (gcwr) suitable for all but...
2013 Silverado

2013 Chevrolet Silverado

For 2013 the full-size Silverado pickup comes in regular, extended and crew-cab iterations. Standard 6-foot, 6-inch and longer 8-foot cargo beds are available on...
The 2015 Chevy Silverado is available with a gvwr of up to 7,600 pounds, a gawr of 4,300 pounds and a tow rating of up to 12,000 pounds. based on the SAE J2807 standard.

Half-Ton Towing: Fact or Fiction?

It depends on the fifth-wheel and how the truck is equipped So-called half-ton-towable fifth-wheels are becoming increasingly popular for a variety of reasons. The most...
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Get a Grip: Tow-Vehicle Tires

With so much riding on tow-vehicle tires, proper selection and maintenance are important to your safety and can contribute to better handling and fuel...
Ford 2015 Truck

2015 Ford F-450 Pickup

  Though appearances stay the same, this beast is changed big in ways you don't see Here's a truck for folks who really need a workhorse...
2014 Toyota Tundra

2014 Toyota Tundra

  The 2014 Tundra is redesigned, inside and out, representing the first major change since the 2007 model year. Tundra offers three cab styles: two-door Regular...
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Dodge Dakota and Hi-Lo TowLite 15T

Behind the wheel of the 2008 Dodge Dakota Crew Cab TRX4 4 x 4 towing the 2009 Hi-Lo TowLite 15T telescoping trailer, we traversed...
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Hughes Autoformers’ smart surge protector

Power Broker: Power Watchdog EPO Surge Protector

Hughes Autoformers’ smart surge protector circumvents electrical problems at the RV park and adds an emergency power-off feature In a world where we often find...
Campers enjoy the warmth of a propane firering with RV in the background

The Heat Is On: Firepits and Patio Heaters

Whether you’re looking for instant warmth from an LP-gas source or prefer building a wood campfire, portable heaters and firepits can keep you toasty...
AeroPress coffee maker

Staff Pick: AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker

My camp joe has always been percolator coffee, but I’m not a coffee connoisseur. I just like what I like. What doesn’t bring me...