Definitions for "GVW"
Keywords:  payload, curb, passengers, cargo, gross
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) is the actual weight of the fully loaded vehicle or trailer, including all cargo, fluids, passengers, and optional equipment, as measured by a scale. For additional details see Understanding RV Weights.
Gross Vehicle Weight. The combined total weight of a vehicle and its freight.
Total weight of a fully equipped and loaded RV with passengers, gas, oil, water, and baggage; must not be greater than the vehicle's GVWR.