Thor Motor Coach Introduces new Hurricane Model

Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Motor Coach announced it will unveil its newly redesigned Hurricane gas-powered Class A motorhomes at the 2012 Pennsylvania RV Show in Hershey, Pennsylvania September 11-16.

“With the Hurricane we are building one of the most recognized nameplates in motorhome history, and we intend on keeping the Hurricane on top of retail consumers want list. The rejuvenation of the Hurricane line was driven by our valued Thor Motor Coach dealers and customers,” proclaimed Dana Simon, vice president of sales and marketing at Thor Motor Coach.

Hurricane Motorhomes are now available in four floor plans ranging in length from 30 to 35 feet, including the all new 34E a bath and a half model.

The exterior of the coach is all new with redesigned front and rear fiberglass caps and increased exterior storage. Inside these new coaches you’ll find additional ceiling height, creating increased cabinet capacities.

The Hershey Show will also see the introduction of Thor Motor Coach’s HD-MAX full color exteriors on the new Hurricane.

2013 Thor Motor Coach Hurricane Class A Motorhome in the Charcoal Paint & Graphics Package

HD-MAX completes one of the best selling motorhomes in history. The HD-MAX package can be styled in one of two exciting graphics packages, giving it the high end look of coaches but costing thousands of dollars less.

“The look, shape and overall design of the Hurricane is going to make it even more appealing to the thousands of people who choose a Hurricane motorhome,” commented Joel Grimm, National Sales Manager of Gas-Powered Motorhomes at Thor Motor Coach.

2013 Hurricane 34E specifications include:

  • Chassis: Ford
  • Engine: Triton 6.8L V10
  • GVWR: 22,000 pounds
  • GCWR: 26,000 pounds
  • Wheelbase: 228 inches
  • Exterior Length: 35 feet, 5 inches
  • Exterior Height: 11 feet 11 inches
  • Exterior Width: 99 inches
  • Interior Height: 6 feet 10 inches
  • Fuel Capacity: 80 gallons
  • Fresh Water Capacity: 50 gallons
  • Black Water Capacity: 43 gallons
  • Gray Water Capacity: 44 gallons


2013 Hurricane Class A Gas Motorhomes

2013 Hurricane Class A gas motorhomes are available in four floor plans: 29X, 32A, 33G Bunkhouse, and 34E.


Thor Motor Coach Hurricane 34E bath and a half

Thor Motor Coach

Thor Motor Coach was formed when Damon Motor Coach and Four Winds International strategically merged in late 2010. For over 23 years Damon and Four Winds have been building many of the most recognized brands of motorhomes.

Thor Motor Coach manufactures Class A Front Engine Diesel motorhomes (Serrano and Avanti), Class A Diesel Pusher motorhomes (Astoria, Tuscany, and Palazzo), Class A Gas motorhomes (A.C.E., Hurricane, Daybreak, Windsport, Challenger, and Outlaw), and Class C motorhomes (Four Winds, Chateau, Siesta, Siesta Sprinter, Citation, and Citation Sprinter)

Thor Motor Coach is a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc., Jackson Center, Ohio, the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles.

Address: 701 County Road 15, PO Box 1486, Elkhart, Indiana 46516

Phone: (800) 860-5658


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—Yogi Berra

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