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    A short video of a commercial car towing service in Sweden who uses a Honda Goldwing to tow broken down cars. The Honda motorcycles can be bought from them. ...

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    I think I've seen that somewhere else. That works in Europe where everyone drives little bitty cars. That wouldn't work here in the US. You'd need a team of those to tow a 6500 lb Chevy/GMC Suburban. Still, very cool.
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    That's a Volvo S80 that weighs 3737 lbs. The 120 bhp - 125lb/ft torque wing doesn't seem to be struggling in the least. I'ld bet you the single wing would have zero problem pulling your lardy 'burban around until the road was less than paved or it had to go up more than a 3% grade....

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    Quote Originally Posted by the_rog
    I think I've seen that somewhere else. That works in Europe where everyone drives little bitty cars. That wouldn't work here in the US. You'd need a team of those to tow a 6500 lb Chevy/GMC Suburban. Still, very cool.
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    Just waiting for Boss Hoss to make a three wheeled version now...

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