This post may contain affiliate links or mention our own products, please check out our disclosure policy.

RV Towing Guide – 4 Wheels Down Cars

RV TowingHaving a motorhome is wonderful. No question about it. The trouble is what to do once you arrive for transportation. People have come up with all kinds of ways to bring along secondary transportation. Many options lack simplicity and are extremely costly. Most options will require a certain type of vehicle, parts, or motorhome to tow it. It can also be quite expensive to have all this stuff installed and prepared for use.  Today there are an array of vehicles that can be towed behind your RV without the need for a trailer or complicated setup. I came across a few resources that are very thorough that speak directly to this topic. We encourage you to look into it more through the resources below!

Great video from Mark Polk on special considerations when towing a car behind your RV


Sign up for the newsletter today!

Please enter a valid email address.

An error occurred. Please try again later.

× logo

Thank you for subscribing to the Do It Yourself RV newsletter, keep your eye on your inbox for updates.

“Most Jeep and Saturn vehicles can be towed without modifications, as well as various Chevy, Ford & Dodge cars, trucks & SUVs. Check with your dealer to verify tow-ability; it can be very costly to repair a vehicle that has been towed when it should not have been.” Source

“Generally speaking, the best vehicle to tow behind a motorhome is one that can be towed with its wheels on the ground, is relatively lightweight, and doesn’t register miles while being towed. (The lighter the vehicle is, the less wear and tear on the RV and towing system as well.)
See if your car is capable of being towed four wheels down…”

See the rest of the RV Towing article from

Support Do It Yourself RV

Do It Yourself RV is run by RVers who share the most up-to-date and valuable content on camping and RVing every week. We couldn’t do it without the support of our readers just like you.

You can help support the efforts of Do It Yourself RV by becoming an RV LIFE Pro subscriber, which gives you access to:

  • RV LIFE App, an RV Safe GPS™ with voice- and lane guidance, even offline.
  • RV LIFE Trip Wizard, a visual RV trip planner with custom RV-safe routes and a comprehensive directory of RV parks, resorts, and campgrounds.
  • RV LIFE Maintenance, a cloud-based service that tracks your RV maintenance and provides reminders, reports, and related documentation.
  • RV LIFE Masterclass, an online educational platform where RV experts share tips and advice on everything you need to know about RVing.

If you value our site and want to see us continue to grow, please consider supporting us by becoming an RV LIFE Pro subscriber today.