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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The gross vehicle weight rating refers to the maximum amount of weight an automobile can handle, including passengers, accessories and any cargo, and still function properly. However, the GVW does not pertain to trailers... More »

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The gross weight rating of a vehicle is listed on the manufacturer's sticker, which is located on the post of the driver-side door. This figure is the manufacturer's maximum designated weight limit, and it prevents the v... More »

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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 »