If you are in the market for a car that will not only be reliable, and safe but also has the power behind it to tow a trailer or caravan then there are a variety of options on the market. But choosing between a hatchback and four-wheel drive can be tricky. So to find out which vehicles models are best for the job, read the guide below.
This SUV still remains popular today, even on the second-hand market. But that doesn’t mean that they are not a good buy. The newer models have improved safety and comfort features which make your ride even smoother, and can even lower your insurance premiums.
In terms of towing the Qashqai can pull up to 1800Kg, which makes it a sturdy choice for trailers and smaller caravan alike.
Skoda Superb Hatch
This hatchback was actually voted Tow Car Awards Car of 2016, so you know it must be pretty darn good.
It’s a family hatchback can actually pull up to 2000Kg believe it or not! Which makes it the perfect choice for commuting to work Monday to Friday and then strapping your caravan, to the back on Saturday and Sunday for an impromptu holiday!
The best thing about its is that also it’s comfortable and drives well, and it’s also massive inside,. Which means you can fit in all the family, and still have a load of room for all those campaigning extras in the boot.
Land Rover Discovery
Now, it would be hard to write a post about vehicles that tow without including a Landrover in there somewhere. They really are one of the most iconic choices for this purpose, and the best rated in this category is the Land Rover Discovery.
Still, one of the most popular 4X4 choices the Discovery with its modern looks and comfortable ride is capable of safely towing up to 3500kg. You can also even further improve the safety in the area by adding self-leveling suspension like the one’s variables from Ateco Equipment.
Now, if you are looking for a high-end motor as well as good towing performance, then you can’t do any better than the Audi Q7.
Both refined and powerful this car looks and feels the part. It’s easy to drive and maneuver with just minimal rolling, and it can tow up to 2800Kg make it a sensible choice for most needs.
Volkswagen Touran 2016
With a name like Touran, you’d expect this vehicle to be at the top of the game right? Luckily for this 7 seater with the capacity to tow, it is. The VW Touran feels stable and safe with great breaks and can tow a maximum of 1500 Kg, so it’s much better suited to smaller caravans or trailers.
Which is OK if some of your traveling companions don’t mind sleeping in an add-on awning. But remember just because you can get 7 people in the car doesn’t mean that you can tow a 7 person caravan behind it!