Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) definition

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the value specified by the manufacturer as the maximum design loaded weight of a single vehicle.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the maximum weight of the vehicle, as specified by the manufacturer. GVWR includes total vehicle weight plus fluids, passengers, and cargo. Class 1: < 6000 lb. Class 2: 6001-10,000 lb. Class 3: 10,001-14,000 lb. Class 4: 14,001-16,000 lb. Class 5: 16,001-19,500 lb. Class 6: 19,501-26,000 lb. Class 7: 26,001-33,000 lb. Class 8: > 33,001 lb.

Examples of Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) in a sentence

  • In the absence of a value specified by the manufacturer, GVCR will be determined by adding the GVWR of the power unit and the total weight of the towed unit, and any load thereon.(6) "Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)" means the value specified by the manufacturer as the loaded weight of a single motor vehicle.


More Definitions of Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the value specified by the manufacturer as the recommended maximum load weight of a single vehicle. In cases where trailers and tractors are separable, the gross combination weight rating (GCWR), which is the value specified by the manufacturer as the recommended maximum load weight of the combination vehicle, shall be used.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the original manufacturer's gross vehicle weight rating, whether or not the vehicle is modified by use of parts not originally installed by the original manufacturer.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the maximum recommended combined weight of the motor vehicle and its load as prescribed by the manufacturer and is (i) expressed on a permanent identification label affixed to the motor vehicle; (ii) stated on the manufacturer's certificate of origin; or (iii) coded in the vehicle identification number. If the GVWR can be determined it shall be one element used to determine emissions inspection standards and test type. If the GVWR is unavailable, the department may make a determination based on the best available evidence including manufacturer reference, information coded in the vehicle identification number, or other available sources of information from which to make the determination.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the maximum total Vehicle rated capacity, measured at the tire ground interface, as rated by the chassis manufacturer;
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the vehicle weight described on the original manufacturer Line Setting Ticket provided to the vehicle dealer.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the manufacturer stated gross vehicle weight rating.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) means the maximum weight of the vehicle, as specified by the manufacturer. GVWR includes total vehicle weight plus fluids, passengers, and cargo. Vehicle classes by GVWR are listed below.