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특허 상세정보

Vehicle hitch assembly for a vehicle and method of utilizing the same

국가/구분 United States(US) Patent 등록
국제특허분류(IPC7판) B60D-001/14    B60D-001/00   
미국특허분류(USC) 280/505; 280/511
출원번호 UP-0277447 (2006-03-24)
등록번호 US-7591478 (2009-10-20)
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    K&L Gates LLP
인용정보 피인용 횟수 : 1  인용 특허 : 68

The vehicle hitch assembly disclosed herein provides a system and method for modifying a vehicle such as, for example, a performance car, to haul or tow a load. As disclosed herein, the system and method provides an aesthetically pleasing towing assembly that cooperates with the vehicle frame to allow a performance vehicle to tow or haul a load. In one embodiment, a vehicle hitch assembly includes a hitch mounting bracket having a support sleeve, the hitch mounting bracket sized to cooperate with a cavity provided within a vehicle facia. The assembly fur...


The invention is claimed as follows: 1. A vehicle hitch assembly comprising: a hitch mounting bracket having a support sleeve mounted within the hitch mounting bracket, the hitch mounting bracket sized to cooperate with a cavity provided within a vehicle facia; a hitch adaptor fixedly coupled to the hitch mounting bracket, the hitch adaptor sized to removably engage a mounting passage provided within the vehicle facia; and a mounting plate configured to removably engage the support sleeve. 2. The assembly of claim 1, wherein the mounting plate includ...

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