How to choose a good tow car

A good car doesn't necessarily make a good tow car, so we've rounded up everything you need to consider...

1. How to choose a good tow car
Cars with caravans
Volkswagen Passat pulling caravan
Mercedes sliding
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport pulling a caravan up a hill
Land Rover discovery pulling caravan over hill
Seat Ateca pulling caravan
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Choosing a car can be hard enough, but if you want to tow a caravan, horsebox or trailer, then the decision gets a lot more complicated.

A car that performs just fine on the daily commute won't necessarily have enough oomph to comfortably pull a caravan, and a small and light car might not be heavy enough to feel stable with a heavy trailer behind it.

Fortunately, help is at hand. Here's what to look for when choosing a tow car.

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