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What Is GVWR and How Does it Affect Cargo Hauling?

By March 27, 2013

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You've probably read specs that refer to a truck's GVWR and its GVW, two acronyms that are somewhat related. Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) refers to a maximum limit, while gross vehicle weight (GVW) reflects the weight of a truck or other vehicle. You should know both numbers, but an understanding of the GVWR is critical any time you load cargo into the pickup truck. Read more...

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