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Old 02-27-2012, 07:31 PM   #1
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there is no such thing as a stupid question

Consider the title when I ask this. Can I put the corvette in a toy hauler, don't all laugh and answer at once.
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Old 02-27-2012, 07:39 PM   #2
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Its not a stupid question. I am not sure if it would fit? I dont know much about toy haulers, but i'm curious about the answer. "subscribes".......
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Old 02-27-2012, 08:04 PM   #3
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No such thing as a stupid question...can't garantee about the Sorry I can't help you, but welcome to iRV2.
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Old 02-27-2012, 08:15 PM   #4
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I am going to guess, probably not, two much weight on the real axel, just my opinion not base on any facts. Welcome aboard.
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Old 02-27-2012, 08:22 PM   #5
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Welcome to the forum. I'm guessing that "toy hauler" is too broad a description to get a valid answer. There are a lot of different kinds of toy haulers out there and maybe some of them can handle a 'vette but .....

I've seen vettes backed out of enclosed trailers but don't recall any coming out of TH's.

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Old 02-28-2012, 12:12 AM   #6
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You don't say what year Covette your asking about. The new ones weigh in at just under 3,200 lbs. If you can find a tow hauler with a tag axle you would have no problem. On a single rear axle coach it would most likely overload it. Whether or not there is a toy hauler with the depth needed to put the Vette in is another question.
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:21 AM   #7
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I had a 33' toy hauler for my sand rail. Most toy hauler have a ramp weight rating of 2000 pounds. Your biggest problem will be getting the front tires to fit between the wheel wells. You could build ramps to go over the wheel wells as some people do for their rails. I jacked the front of my rail up and put a bar between the A arms to hold them closer together. Another problem would be the width of the door opening. I only had 98", but it did go wider inside(a lot of good that will do if you can't get in the door). Some of the newer ones have wider door openings.

Your best bet would be to get an enclosed car hauler or a flat bed trailer.

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My suggestion would be to go to the toy hauler dealer with a tape measure in my hand,
and knowing exactly how much my 'Vette weighed.
Then get all the sales specs that have the weight capacity of the different models.
My guess is that the 'Vette is too heavy, but good luck.
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Howdy and welcome to the forum. Glad you joined us and hope you enjoy the site. I don't have an answer to the question but I really don't see any questions usually that are supid. Hope someone can give you the advice your looking for.
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:44 AM   #10
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What you want for a car is not a toy hauler but a race trailer. Plenty of people pull around cars in closed trailers.
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I was briefly looking for a toy hauler that would accept my Cherokee or Wrangler. They are out there but you're getting into much larger and more expensive units. Found a few that would handle 5k lbs with up to a 16' garage. The overall and pin weight was enough that my F-250 that routinely hauls a Lance 845 (~2800lbs) and 6200 lb trailer/Jeep couldn't handle it.

Sadly it looks like I deleted the folder with my links in it after we got the coach but a quick Google search found one of the mfgrs, CLICKEY scroll down to the bottom of the page for the 5th wheel toy haulers. Some have up to 7k lbs CCC and garages long enough for your Vette'.
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Not sure where you are located but interesting post in DC Craigslist.

2006 Haulmark "High back race trailer" 24 ft x 8.5 ft Enclosed car hauler ( Trailer has over 20 feet just for car compartment, with separate bathroom in front 4 feet) , HAS FULL BATHROOM IN FRONT OF TRAILER, including tub/ shower, toilet, sink, hot water heater, holding tanks etc... air conditioning/ heating, TV, fold down queen bed and and fold down single, Gen cabinet door, cabinets, front toolbox, winch, ... ( tandem Dual 10k axles) and many other options, smooth sides, finished interior, extra tall , powered rear tall door with flap for zero clearance cars (lamborghini, Ferrari, Corvette, Porsche etc... 50 amp service 110 v and 12 v lights extra plugs, fold out rear lights, Diamond plate, extended motor home style tongue, air conditioning, loads of etrack on walls and floor, spare tire comp in floor, ... only $12,500 or best offer MUST SELL!
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There are two answers.. Since I have been inside a corvette sized trailer, I would say yes, it is possible to build a toy hauler to haul a corvette. HOWEVER, .. You'd not have much room for "living space" I might be able to draw a floor plan where you had a small all purpose room (kitchen, dining living) and perhaps a shower/toilet, "Upper bunks" for sleeing (over the hood of the car) but, frankly, You would be looking at one LONG trailer.
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Old 02-28-2012, 05:32 PM   #14
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Yes u can, but you will need a truck conversion lik mine but with a larger garage and a lift to handle. Friend of mine just bought a used one that would have handled your vet
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