The Difference between a Fifth Wheel and Gooseneck Hitch

Different types of trailers require certain hitch systems. We are commonly asked about the difference between a fifth wheel hitch and a gooseneck hitch. While similar, they provide advantages in different areas. Continue reading to learn more from the team … Continued

Tips for Backing up Your Trailer

You’ve set yourself up with the perfect trailer hitch and trailer combination, but now you actually have to pull it. Pulling a trailer while lacking real-world experience can be intimidating. Even more so if you need to back that trailer … Continued

Why Choose Hitch King

For over 50 years, Hitch King has served the New York area. Whether you need service for your family vehicle or you run a corporate operation, we have the knowledge and expertise to set you up with all of the … Continued

5 Safety Tips for Towing

It may seem like towing a load behind your vehicle is as simple as hitching it up and driving off into the sunset, but there are actually many important factors to understand for the safety of yourself and other drivers … Continued

Straight Snow Plow Vs. V-Plow

As winter in New York wears on, many start to consider purchasing their own snow plow. Whether you’re tired of waiting on a professional to clear your driveway, or you’re looking to make some extra money plowing, now is the … Continued

3 Reasons to Get a Hitch

Unless your vehicle already has a hitch installed on it, you probably have never given much thought to a trailer hitch and its uses. In fact, you might have even thought, “I don’t have a trailer, why would I need … Continued

3 Reasons to Buy a Trailer

Do you find yourself regularly in need of a utility trailer? Renting a trailer can be a good option for occasional use, but there comes a time when you should consider if it would be more cost effective to just … Continued

Hitch Safety for Road Trips

Summer is road trip season for Americans and this summer is no exception. Millions of Americans will be hitting the road this season and many of them will have various trailers or RVs to pull behind their vehicles. If you … Continued

Are You Ready to Buy an RV?

Anyone who has spent time on the road in an RV knows that this type of vacation and lifestyle is addicting. If you’ve rented an RV a few times, you may be thinking about making a more serious commitment. Whether … Continued

3 Tips for Renting a Moving Truck

Did you know that at Hitch King, we do more than just hitch outfitting? We also provide the easiest and most affordable way to move by offering moving truck rentals. We work closely with our sister company, Empire Rent A … Continued