Category Archives: RV Manufactures

February 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced four recall notices involving three recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers— Highland Ridge RV, Heartland RV, and Newmar Corp. Highland Ridge RV Highland Ridge RV (Highland) is recalling certain model year 3x recreational trailers … Continue reading

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Buy a New RV in 2015: You Deserve It!

A newly published study shows that RV vacations cost substantially less than other forms of vacation travel, even when factoring in fuel prices and the cost of RV ownership. For a four-person travel party, the study found savings of 27 … Continue reading

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Bett Mobil: Versatile Modular Campervan

The Bett Mobil carries a sliding pod inside a camper-in-a-box package. Last month’s CMT Stuttgart, an International exhibition for caravaning, motor, and tourism in Stuttgart, Germany featured the Bett Mobil, a versatile Volkswagen camper van based on a VW Multivan facelift … Continue reading

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Eagle Cap Truck Camper: Best New Innovation For 2015

Yakima, Washington-based Adventurer LP (ALP) manufacturer of the Eagle Cap brand of truck campers won Truck Camper Magazines Readers Choice Award for the “Best New Innovation of the Year.” “We went completely through the Eagle Cap campers making many new … Continue reading

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CrossRoads RV Delivers 30,000th Zinger/Z-1 Travel Trailer

Topeka, Indiana-based CrossRoads RV, a manufacturer of travel trailers and fifth wheel trailers recently surpassed a significant company milestone with the shipment of the 30,000th travel trailer produced by its Zinger/Z-1 division, a remarkable achievement since the division debuted in 2004. … Continue reading

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Motorized & Towable RV Sales Soar in 2014

Sales of recreational vehicles in the United States hit a low point during the recession, bottoming out in the spring of 2009 with the bankruptcy of two large motorhome manufacturers—Fleetwood Enterprises and Monaco Coach. Yet these days, RV sales have … Continue reading

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CrossRoads RV Reintroduces Carriage & Cameo Fifth Wheels

Topeka, Indiana-based CrossRoads RV, a manufacturer of fifth wheels and travel trailers, reintroduced the Carriage and Cameo fifth wheel trailers at the Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa last month. They also presented the 2015 line of Rushmore fifth wheels. The … Continue reading

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Winnebago Brave & Tribute Awarded RV of the Year

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries new retro-styled Brave and Tribute have been awarded RV Business magazine’s 2015 RV of the Year. “I can’t think of a higher compliment than receiving this prestigious award from RV Business magazine,” said Winnebago’s Class A … Continue reading

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Lance Awarded Truck Camper of The Year

Lancaster, California-based Lance Camper Manufacturing Corp. 1052 Truck Camper has been awarded Truck Camper Magazine’s the Truck Camper of The Year for 2014. “This is a huge accomplishment for Lance and especially the product development team led by Randy Hunter,” … Continue reading

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Roadtrek Introduces All New Zion Class B

Kitchener, Ontario-based Roadtrek Motorhomes Inc. introduced its newest model, the Zion, built on the Chrysler Ram ProMaster chassis. “This is likely to be our biggest product launch in 10 years,” said Roadtrek President Jim Hammill. “We are thrilled to able … Continue reading

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