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Thanks for the reply all. I usually tow my S23 and trailer once a year w/ a F250 and the lack of brakes are no problem for that truck.

BUT When I towed my boat back home w/ my LR2 V6, I used the sport mode which revs the engine higher, and I took it VERY easy on the highway 50-55mph - left PLENTY of space for braking - used a amber flasher light on the roof while driving, and kept the drive as simple as possible. The lack of brakes didn't seem like a problem as long as there was no panic stops.

So YES, I'm considering towing her up to New England for a few weeks next summer, instead of the little 10ft sailing dinghy I usually bring up to get out on the water.

If not she'll go back into the Chesapeake Bay in May...maybe a bit sooner!


1977 North American Spirit 23
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