Kitchener, Ontario-based Erwin Hymer Group North America had the largest market share for Class B motorhomes in 2017.
A strong sales year landed the Erwin Hymer Group on top of the Class B motorhomes market with over 32.5 percent retail market share in North America and over 56 percent retail market share in Canada alone, according to data supplied by Statistical Survey Inc.
“We had a great year in 2017, with success coming from all of our brands in both countries. We introduced some new brands and models that helped us appeal to customers in a variety of segments,” stated Jim Hammill, president and CEO of Erwin Hymer Group North America.
“We really offer such a wide range of products that anyone could get into one of our new models and we have a lot coming down the pipeline that we are very excited about.”
“Our entire organization is excited for what lies ahead in 2018 as we continue to revolutionize the RV market and bring new and innovative products to the forefront,” Hammill added.
It should also be noted that 2017 not only brought about success for Erwin Hymer Group North America, but the overall class B market in retail sales continued to see growth, with a 30 percent increase year over year North American wide.
The Erwin Hymer product lineup offers a variety of sizes and price points, it’s easy for a full family, a couple, or single traveler to get into a brand-new motorhome or trailer and start their leisure experience.
Under the Roadtrek, Hymer, Carado, and Sunlight brands of products, the company offers a strong comprehensive line up of products on various chassis and at a variety of different price points from entry level models perfect for those just starting out in the RV lifestyle to those seasoned travelers looking for the high-end models with all the top features, according to a company news release.
The Hymer Aktiv 2.0 is built on the Ram ProMaster chassis and offers everything a traveler could want in their dream van.
Aktiv 2.0 offers and expanded galley with a 2-burner stove, 3.1 cu. ft. refrigerator, 0.7 cu. ft. microwave and a generous interior storage to make cooking a breeze.
The European styled interior with soft composite leather seating in a beautiful butter cream finish will make you feel right at home, no matter where you are parked. To keep you feeling comfortable all night long, the Aktiv 2.0 offers a king size bed with a 75 percent thicker mattress, spring support system and a privacy curtain. All the comforts of home, as well as the added length of the 2.0 will ensure that ready to live the Aktiv lifestyle.
Erwin Hymer Group North America recently introduced the new Hymer Loft Edition on the Aktiv 2.0.
The all new Hymer Loft Edition allows sleeping for up to six which is a total game changer for families looking to get into a Class B motorhome.
The Loft edition on the Aktiv 2.0 has the great features included in the 2.0 with the extended 3500 ProMaster chassis and king size bed with thicker mattress and optional power leather sofa but with the Loft edition of extra sleeping space in the pop top loft.
Other key specifications include:
- GVWR: 9,350 pounds
- Occupant and Cargo Carrying Capacity: 750 pounds
- Loaded Vehicle Weight Rating: 8,600 pounds
- Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds
- Exterior Length: 20 feet 10 inches
- Exterior Width (excluding mirrors): 6 feet 11 inches
- Wheelbase: 159 inches
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