Can you tow a car with a tow rope without someone in the towed car?

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  • Scott
    Lv 7
    1 month ago
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    No, genius. The first time the towing vehicle slows down or stops, it's going to get rammed by the vehicle being towed.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    what everybody here even have forgotten is how on earth is a driverless vehicle going to steer it's self as well as the need for somebody to operate the brakes.

    At some point you would have a good chance of the driverless car trying to ether over take you or at the very lest running along side the towing vehicle.

    As well as the remarked upon rear end shunts every time you brake

  • 1 month ago

    Do you lack any common sense?

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Sure dumbass, but expect damage to both vehicles. Either you're extremely ignorant or you are trolling. Either way - FAIL. 

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  • CB
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    As long as you don't have to stop or go downhill.

  • 1 month ago

    All the other reasons listed before mine and you will damage the transmission if the car has an automatic transmission.  

  • 1 month ago

    It's against the law to tow a vehicle with a rope even if another person is in that car.

  • Murzy
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    No since you will surely damage both cars.

  • David
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Yes if the journey  is uphill or the tow rope is small enough to prevent a collision but otherwise no.

  • 1 month ago

    how do you expect the towed car to stop or slow down when using just a rope?  Gonna wait until it rear-ends you?

  • k w
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    put the car on a trailer.......

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