Caravans provide the means for people to have their own home while on a journey or vacation without depending on motel and hotel.

They vary from basic models which are upgraded improvements from tenet on wheels to those containing several rooms with a variety of furniture and interior finishing and home equipment.

I supposed you just asked the question – can a small SUV tow a Caravan?

Although the answer to this question isn’t as straightforward as it may seem, we will give the best answer in this article.

Can a small SUV tow a Caravan?

Yes! Small SUVs can actually tow a Caravan. But it all depends on the power of the small SUV

The size and fuel type of an engine are relative to its towing capacity. Cars generally have what’s called ‘Maximum braked towing capacity – this is the maximum weight of the stuff you can tow as long as it has its own brakes.

If you’re planning on towing something that’s unbraked, then the limit of your SUV would be significantly lower.

Often time, when people get stuck in a dilemma choosing between an SUV and a truck for towing, you’d hear questions like is an SUV a truck?

There are quite a number of small SUVs that can hitch and tow a trailer or caravan while still offering impressive performance.


woman couple a trailer

Some of the 2020s best SUVs for towing include;

  • 2020 Ford EcoSport
  • 2020 Hyundai Tucson
  • 2020 Jeep Cherokee
  • 2020 Chevrolet Equinox
  • 2020 Ford Escape
  • 2020 Toyota RAV4
  • 2020 Volvo XC40
  • 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport
  • 2020 Subaru Outback
  • 2020 Honda Passport

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Larry Cruise


I know a lot about cars, man. I can look at any car's headlights and tell you exactly which way it's coming.

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