Category Archives: RV Manufactures

Luxurious RVs For Life On The Road

The level of comfort and luxury in recreational vehicles varies wildly from basic pop-up trailers and truck campers to opulent and massive diesel pushers motor coaches. These luxurious condo on wheels often take their interior cues from luxury yachts, with … Continue reading

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Pacific Coachworks Introduces Pacifica Fifth Wheel

Perris, California-based Pacific Coachworks Inc. has announced the introduction of its new Pacifica fifth-wheel product line. The Pacifica was developed after receiving continuous requests from RV dealers seeking a high-profile fifth-wheel to be built on the West Coast, according to … Continue reading

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August 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced two recall notice involving two recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Starcraft and Thor Motor Coach. Starcraft RV Middlebury, Indiana-based Starcraft RV (Starcraft) is recalling certain model year 2015 18QB AR-One travel trailers manufactured June … Continue reading

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Caravisio—The RV of the Future Debuts At Motorhome Show

In an earlier report in Vogel Talks RV, I introduce the yacht-inspired Caravisio, dubbed The RV of the Future. The Caravisio reflects a collective vision of what may be technologically possible in the future. Based on both a futuristic and … Continue reading

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10 Facts About Airstream

Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is the oldest and most recognized recreational vehicle manufacturer in North America. The design of the Airstream was based on an airplane fuselage with lightweight aluminum and the effect was stunning, … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces New Interstate Grand Tour

Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream announced the introduction of a new addition to the brand’s Interstate Class B motorhome lineup, the Airstream Interstate Grand Tour. Combining the qualities of the classic “silver bullet” Airstream travel trailer with the Airstream Interstate, the … Continue reading

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Vintage RVs: Canned Hams, Shiny Hineys & Tin Cans

Vintage trailers continue their popularity among today’s RVers. There is a certain charm and nostalgia with vintage trailers that you can’t find with new recreational vehicles. Nostalgia is tops on the list of reasons folks are attracted to vintage trailers. … Continue reading

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World’s Most Expensive RV Sells For $3 Million

In earlier articles on Vogel Talks RVing, I’ve described the futuristic Marchi Mobile eleMMent, dubbed the most expensive motorhome in the world. I further indicated that space-age eleMMent Palazzo had gone on sale in Dubai for a cool £2 million, … Continue reading

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CrossRoads Resurrects Carriage & Cameo Fifth Wheel Brands

Topeka, Indiana-based CrossRoads RV announced it will resurrect the Carriage and Cameo fifth-wheel brands during this year’s Elkhart County RV Open House, introducing the iconic lines as part of parent Thor Industries Inc.’s display at the RV/MH Hall of Fame. CrossRoads and … Continue reading

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Vistabule Revisited: The Ultimate Teardrop Trailer

In early 2013, I reported on the launch of the Vistabule Teardrop Trailer, a model specifically designed for small car towing. One year later, I reported that Minnesota Teardrop Trailer has sold 20 and is adding more employees to keep … Continue reading

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