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Old 04-23-2004, 05:45 AM   #1
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Can you put a Tow Bar on

I'm getting an RS turbo as a company car next week. I need to put a tow bar on to tow my other car, a caterham 7, to races. Has anyone done this, or know what the issues are? My local tow bar place has never fitted one, and the guys at witter have no idea either??


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Old 04-23-2004, 07:01 AM   #2
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Cool

I don't know what Catterham 7 is, but here is a link to various tow systems. Discard the fact that the web page is a RV page.

http://www.rvnetlinx.com/httowing.php3
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Old 04-23-2004, 07:36 AM   #3
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An RS, and a Caterham 7? How very nice!

Whats the curb weight of the 7 and the trailer? I don't think the Focus chassis is rated for much more than 2000 pounds.

And ZTSDel, this is what a 7 is:


(Roadsport model shown)

http://www.caterham.co.uk/showroom/index.htm
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WOW! Thats great looking car.

I would trailer the car and use a good tow vechicle, even though the car only weighs about 1100 pounds.

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Old 04-23-2004, 01:38 PM   #5
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Looks good, guv-nuh!

That thing looks cool! Man, I am sooooo jealous!

Sorry I can't help with the towing info, aside from confirming that the weight shouldn't be a problem.
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