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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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Small Campers with a Big Future

Stephen Shives, owner of the Runaway Campers factory in Ocala, Florida, built his first camper in his backyard, on a whim in August 2012, mainly because he had some scraps left over from other projects. “I finished it, put it … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz Introduces New 2014 Sprinter Van

Auto manufacturing giant Mercedes-Benz introduced the new high-roof Sprinter van at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, Germany, August 31 to September 8. The number one base vehicle for luxury camper vans continues to build on its lead—and is now found … Continue reading

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Midwest Introduces Custom Built Class B Motorhomes

Elkhart, Indiana-based Midwest Automotive Designs introduces its line of customer designed and built Mercedes-Benz Sprinter-based Class B motorhomes. Midwest Automotive Designs is a Mercedes Benz premier approved upfitter of Sprinter vans. Its offerings include the Weekender and Daycruiser floor plans … Continue reading

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Rising Demand for RVs in China

The market for campers is growing fast in China, as more people realize that owning their own recreational vehicle means all the pleasures of enjoying whatever new surroundings you want. The numbers of people doing just that are rising, Shi … Continue reading

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Horse-Drawn Cart Meets Tonke Camper

The Dutch-built Tonke Camper is a more stylish version of mobile home than those found in the average campground or RV Park. It features a wooden home set atop a Mercedes Sprinter platform and can be used like an RV … Continue reading

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Trailmaster Introduces 2013 Aspen Sentry Camper

Trailmaster Inc. announces the addition of a camper equipped with a queen size bed to its Aspen line. The Aspen Sentry also features 22 cubic feet of independent cargo space under the mattress. Weighing just over 300 pounds with only … Continue reading

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There’s No Other RV Quite like the Teal Tail Feather Camper

Larry Drake of Loveland, Colorado got into the camper business because he grew tired of pitching tents. “I just don’t do tent camping anymore,” he said. “I thought, ‘Wouldn’t it be cool to have a camper on my utility trailer?’” … Continue reading

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Livin’ Lite Restyles Interior Cabinetry

Wakarusa, Indiana-based Livin’ Lite Recreational Vehicles LLC, introduced an altogether restyled interior cabinetry look in its line of ultra-light campers at the recent National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky. “As Livin Lite continues to evolve our unique all-aluminum and … Continue reading

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Corvette Tows Teardrop Trailer with Rolling Stones Make Over

The Rolling Stones are one of the most famous and influential rock bands in music history, with a huge worldwide fan base. Some clearly love the band more than others. With the band having recently made a live return to … Continue reading

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