SECTION .0800 - GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING (GVWR)

 

19A NCAC 03B .0801      DEFINITION

The value specified by the manufacturer as the maximum loaded weight of a vehicle.  The GVWR of  a combination vehicle is the GVWR of the power unit plus the GVWR of the towed unit or units.  In  the absence of the manufacturer's GVWR label affixed to the vehicle, the registered weight or the actual  weight, whichever is greater, shall be the GVWR.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 20‑37.22;

Eff. July 1, 1992.