The Hidden Hitch from Cequent Performance Products promises to increase tongue weight ratings capabilities for class III & IV trucks, vans, and sport/utility vehicles. The Hidden Hitch increases the capacity to 15 percent of GTW (1125 pounds), a 50-percent improvement.
"Our products are Built for Life(TM), and many are used to carry hitch-mounted bike racks or cargo baskets. The increase in tongue weight ratings will give customers 50 percent more capacity to work with," explains Paul Caruso, vice president/general manager of Towing Products and New Business Development. "This improvement also ensures that users of our products enjoy a reliable and trouble-free towing experience."
The round tube receivers are designed to withstand road abuse, have a 2-inch square receiver opening, attach to the frame of the vehicle through existing holes, J-Pin ready, and are finished with a black powder coat. Rated up to 8000 pounds (GTW) Weight Carrying (WC). Rated up to 12,000 pounds (GTW) with Weight Distributing (WD).
Pricing depends on year/make/model of vehicle and ranges from $156 to $350.