Pickup Truck Towing Becomes Standardized

This year, Ford, General Motors and Ram Truck have introduced at least one light-duty truck model intended for towing that complies with the SAE towing standards, which are designed to push a truck’s aerodynamic, thermal and powertrain capabilities to the limit.

Truck experts from each of these manufacturers commented in this Work Truck article about how their models stood up to the rigorous testing process. ARI Truck Specifications Analyst, Dave Duford, describes how he works with fleets, specifically utility fleets, to determine which truck will meet fleet buyers’ towing requirements and other related considerations, including payload and crew hauling.

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