Category Archives: RV Manufactures

Host Industries Introduces 3-Slide Camper for Short Bed Trucks

Bend, Oregon-based Host Industries Inc. has introduced the 2015 Aspen SB, a triple-slide, side-entry truck camper designed for short bed trucks. This is a first in the industry according to a company news release. “With three slide outs and an 8-foot … Continue reading

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Thor Acquires KZRV

Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Industries, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of recreational vehicle manufacturer K-Z, Inc. in a transaction closing effective May 1, 2014. The purchase price, which will be paid in cash, … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces 2015 Models

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. introduced the new 2015 models to the company’s dealer partners during its annual Dealer Days event at The Mirage in Las Vegas. Introductions included the all-new Brave and Tribute, Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra … Continue reading

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PullRite Introduces SuperGlide Fifth Wheel Hitch Rated for 16,000 Pounds

PullRite announced that it is increasing the rating of one of its most popular fifth-wheel hitches, the #2700 automatic sliding ISR SuperGlide, that fits industry standard base rails to 16,000 pounds. The rating increase will not translate to a hike … Continue reading

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Keystone Hideout posts record year in 2013

Goshen, Indiana-based Keystone RV announces their Hideout brand of entry-level travel trailers and fifth wheels experienced record growth in 2013, as well as an incredible start to 2014. Hideout travel trailers, fifth wheels, and Retreat destination trailers closed 2013 with … Continue reading

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Safari Condo Introduces Teardrop with Retractable Roof

Saint-Nicolas, Quebec-based Safari Condo introduced the Alto R Series (R-1713 and R-1723) camping trailers. Both tear drop trailers are lightweight and boast an aerodynamic shape increasing the ease of towing. The design incorporates an electric retractable roof providing more interior … Continue reading

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Winnebago Offers FREE Factory Tours

Annually more than 10,000 visitors come to Forest City, Iowa, to get the inside story of one of America’s most iconic brands—Winnebago. You are invited to see for yourself why Winnebago is the best-selling brand and most recognized name in RVing with a … Continue reading

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Airstream Releases First Live Riveted Owner Story

An earlier story announced the introduction of Airstream’s new social-media driven campaign, “Live Riveted”. The campaign, which launches with a 90-second video, consumer manifesto, and “live riveted challenge”, is anchored by a new microsite (SEE link below) “Every day I meet people … Continue reading

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More March 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving five recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Forest River, Three Feathers Manufacturing, Marathon Coach, Gulf Stream, and Northwest Custom Campers. Forest River, Inc. Forest River, Inc. is recalling certain model year … Continue reading

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March 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Starcraft RV, Four Wheel & Six-Pac Campers, Heartland Recreational Vehicles, and Jayco. Starcraft RV Middlebury, Indiana-based Starcraft RV, Inc. (Starcraft) is recalling certain model … Continue reading

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