Today, we’re exploring the most interesting facts about towing trucks. First of all, the process when two, three or more objects are coupling together while they are pulled by designated power source is called towing. This power source can be a livestock, a vehicle, a human or a vessel.
- Before the modern vehicles were invented, the towing process was done only by people and livestock. Today, it’s a different story. Today, all the motorized land vehicles can tow, and this process is implemented in almost every industry sector, starting from transportation to marine and the air sector.
- There are 5 different types of towing trucks available on the market. The most popular type of towing trucks among the chain, wheel-lift, hook and boom truck is the flatbed one.
- The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum is a place dedicated to towing trucks and there are many different antiques that can be seen, such as equipment, wreckers, tools, etc.