As of August 2015, to find a chart of gross vehicle weights, go online to HowStuffWorks and access the How Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, or GVWR, Works article. Click to the second page, which lists many types of vehicles... More »

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To read a truck towing capacity chart, learn the terms and abbreviations used in the chart, such as max towing and GCVW. Max towing is the maximum trailer weight a vehicle can tow, while GCVW stands for gross combined ve... More »

The easiest way to find the gross vehicle weight of a van or pickup truck is add the weight of the driver, passengers and cargo to the vehicle's curb weight. The vehicle's owner's manual will list the curb weight for tha... More »

It is never a good idea to tow more than a vehicle's stated towing capacity, which is referred to as a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating. A vehicle's frame, suspension system, engine and axles are designed to carry a maximum l... More »

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The 2015 Chevy Silverado has a gross vehicle weight rating, or GVWR, of 9,500 lbs. This is the maximum operating weight as specified by the manufacturer. The gross value weight rating does not reflect the vehicle's actua... More »

The gross vehicle weight rating, or GVWR, of a Ford F550 is a maximum of 19,500 pounds. This is for the DRW 4x4 model work truck, according to Ford Motor Company. More »

To find a vehicle's gross weight, add the body weights of the passengers and the driver and the weight of the cargo, any additional accessories, and the fuel in the vehicle's tank. To this figure, add the curb weight of ... More »