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  1. Celebrating Electric Vehicles This September!

    Celebrating Electric Vehicles This September!
    It’s that time of year again! No, we’re not talking about Thanksgiving... although we do love turkey! We’re talking about National Drive Electric Week. This event was originally started to heighten the awareness of today’s widespread availability of plug-in electric vehicles and the benefits of owning an eco-friendly car. Starting in 2011 as National Plug-In Day, the event became so...
  2. Are you towing your horse trailer safely?

    Are you towing your horse trailer safely?
    Tow your horse trailer safely to fully enjoy your trip! When you’re pulling a tagalong horse trailer behind your truck, you’re usually towing more weight than pretty much everyone on the road, with the exception of semi-truck drivers. What's more, you're towing  “live” weight that can’t be stacked heavy on the bottom, light weight on the top, and all the weight...
  3. Don’t Miss Out This Labor Day!

    Don’t Miss Out This Labor Day!
    Sept. 1-5, 2017 Get 10% of ALL Torklift International products!   This Labor Day, take full advantage of this great sale on Torklift products. Now you can fully stock up on the products you have been wanting to get. Finally upgrade your truck camper tie down and turnbuckles, get a new hitch or swap out your trailer steps for the...
  4. Want to make your boat trailer storage easier?

    Want to make your boat trailer storage easier?
    With so many trailers available on the market, it’s usually easy to find one that can meet MOST of our needs – minus one or two items on the list that we can usually live without – including an easier way to store it. Customization is a great way to take a “good” trailer to “amazing.” Often these changes can...
  5. Installing a 5th wheel hitch? You’re going to need rails!

    Installing a 5th wheel hitch? You’re going to need rails!
    It’s very exciting – you just purchased your 5th wheel and now it’s time to get your truck set up for towing it. Hopefully you have a hitch picked out – if not, read our blog here about the best hitches in the industry. Don’t forget you’re also going to need something to install your hitch on: Bed rails!  ...
  6. 5 Reasons Why Your Subaru Outback Needs an EcoHitch

    5 Reasons Why Your Subaru Outback Needs an EcoHitch
    Have you been thinking lately that there’s something missing on your Subaru Outback? Not enough room for all your outdoor gear for camping, biking, skiing and more? Users on the Subaru Outback forum have one recommendation for you: the EcoHitch. The EcoHitch is completely hidden - only the receiver is visible!   “The hitch is absolutely a very clean appearance...
  7. Top 5 Fifth Wheel Auxiliary Accessories You Need!

    Top 5 Fifth Wheel Auxiliary Accessories You Need!
    You are getting your new 5th wheel all set up: Hitch? Check. Extra batteries and generator for power? Check. But, you may be scratching your head wondering where to store the large and noisy generator. You have more options available to you other than storing it inside the unit. Storing inside your fifth wheel could potentially ruin your new carpets...
  8. Don't worry about towing with your vehicle - get a custom hitch today!

    Don't worry about towing with your vehicle - get a custom hitch today!
    While towing may be intimidating and make you feel unsafe - with the correct set up, towing can be incredibly safe! The #1 concern people have while towing is safety, and with a Torklift hitch, you know you are in the best hands to get you on the road for your next adventure! With industry-leading standards and reputation since 1976...
  9. Torklift customer Jim Weber reveals his preferred camper tie down system

    Torklift customer Jim Weber reveals his preferred camper tie down system
    We recently had the pleasure of meeting Torklift International customer Jim Weber who stopped by Torklift here in Washington. When it comes to a camper tie down system, there is only one tie down design available that provides safety, stability and prevents any possibility of bed and bumper damage to a truck: frame-mounted camper tie downs. Weber tells us how...
  10. The 2018 VW Atlas EcoHitch is here – the perfect complement to you brand new SUV!

    The 2018 VW Atlas EcoHitch is here – the perfect complement to you brand new SUV!
    The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas has a bold, brilliant design. You need a hidden trailer hitch that will be able to keep up with your highly-engineered Volkswagen. With a refined look and more possibilities than ever, the 2018 VW Atlas is ready to Get Out and Go and help make your summer adventures a reality instead of a faraway dream.  The 2...