3.5 tonne horseboxes are a great choice as they can be driven by anyone on a normal car driving license, requiring no specialist test. They are a pleasure to drive and great on fuel! Rear facing travel has been proven to be more comfortable for horses and reduce fatigue from travelling.
Our horsebox is stalled for two horses and boasts an extra large grooms area at the rear along with over Luton storage space.
Stalled for two horses
Extra large grooms/day living area
Over luton storage
Economical diesel engine with 6 speed gearbox
Reinforced safety steel bulkhead between horse area and cab
900kgs+ of payload
Our horseboxes is stalled for two horses and boasts an extra large grooms area at the rear along with over Luton storage space.
Fully comprehensive insurance is included with all hires
Equine Roadside Recovery Breakdown cover is included with all hires
No special licence required, anyone aged 22 and over with a car driving licence can drive the horsebox
Horseboxes are well maintained and regularly serviced by onsite mechanical team.
Easy to drive and economical on fuel
Who can drive the box?
Anyone between the ages of 22-75 with a clean driving license, a certain number of motoring points allowed so please enquire. If you don’t meet these criteria, don’t worry, we may just need some more details from you before you hire.
Do I need a special licence?
No, any competent driver with a regular car license can drive our box.
How big is the horse area?
The internal height of the horse area is 2.23m – to give you an idea this is between the height of the Ifor Williams 505 and 510 trailers – with a length of 2.3m to the breast bar (tail to chest!). Horses up to 17hh have travelled happily in the box, but this will entirely depend on your horse its size and preferences.
Is the horsebox well maintained?
Yes, the box is regularly checked and serviced by the onsite team at Raad’s Garage in Perth (see raadsgarage.co.uk).
What about insurance?
Fully comprehensive insurance is included in the the price of every hire.
What happens if we did break down?
Hire includes 24 hour breakdown cover and roadside recovery!