Category Archives: RV Manufactures

Tumbleweed: An RV Like You’ve Never Seen Before

The year was 1999 when the first Tumbleweed Tiny House was mounted on a trailer. The RV was named Tumbleweed because it had roots and was mobile at the same time. And in that moment, the seeds for an RV … Continue reading

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Toy Hauler Motorhome Market Expands

A recent revitalization in retail sales for toy haulers has created many new options for those searching for an RV with garage capabilities. Thor Motor Coach continues to drive sales with its motorized toy hauler, the Outlaw. Thor Motor Coach has recently released new floor … Continue reading

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When Less Is More

The Mogo Freedom proves less is more with the design of its Mogo. The flexible space allows outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy camping. Mogo Freedom said it is looking to challenge everyone’s views on the caravan/trailer. When designing Mogo, Matjaz Korosec … Continue reading

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Back To The 60’s With Reimagined Retro RV

With a nod to the past, Winnebago’s Brave reflects the retro quality of its 1960’s predecessor, while offering today’s best innovations In the late ’60s and ’70s, there was no mistaking a Winnebago motorhome. The bold Flying W and iconic … Continue reading

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The Out-Of-This-World Cool Cricket Trailer

Despite what Matthew McConaughey might have you believe, Airstream trailers are not the only cool campers out there. No, there are others. In an earlier post on Vogel Talks RVing, I introduced the adorably minimalist Cricket Trailer. Designed and built by … Continue reading

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The Growing Compact Motorhome Market

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries, Inc. is forging a distinct new motorhome market for compact, fuel efficient motorhomes. With market share of 43.2 percent in calendar 2014 in this segment, Winnebago has essentially created a new market for customers interested in … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces 2016 Motorhome & Towable Models

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries, Inc. recently introduced the company’s new 2016 motorhome and towable models at Dealer Days held at The Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Winnebago is the ‘Real Deal’, and we’re proud to display the best … Continue reading

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Freespirit Recreation Introduces Lightweight Tent-Topped Camping Trailers

Bend, Oregon-based Freespirit Recreation manufactures lightweight, tow-behind, tent-topped camping trailers for cars and motorcycles in three models: the Journey XL Tent Trailer, the Journey XL Off Road Tent Trailer, and the Spitfire XT Motorcycle Tent Trailer. The chassis portion of … Continue reading

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Nest Caravans Upscale Molded-Fiberglass Trailer

Robert Johans built his first camping trailer over twenty years ago. And several years ago he took his passion for the outdoors and camping to the next level and launched a Bend, Oregon-based trailer manufacturing business called Nest Caravans. The … Continue reading

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The Phenomenon of Teardrop Trailers

The teardrop trailer gets its name from its unique streamlined shape. Conceived more than 75 years ago, the teardrop trailer has stood the test of time. A common sight from the late 1930s through the ’50s—many were home-built—and were popular because of … Continue reading

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