What Is A Tow Bar
Do all cars have a tow bar?
Not all cars are designed for towing. There a various types of car which won’t be able to tow anything; performance cars, sports cars, small city cars and some hybrids are not deemed suitable by their manufacturer for towing.
Can you tow without a tow bar?
If you’re wondering how to tow a car without a tow bar, you can use a rope or chain, though as the RAC notes, the distance between the cars can’t exceed 4.5 metres.
Is a tow bar safe?
Used and maintained correctly, towbars are extremely safe. However, if the correct safety precautions are not followed, improper use of a towbar can result in a nasty accident. You may want to cut corners and install your towbar as quickly and as cheaply as possible.