Tag Archives: Class A motorhomes

Are You Overweight? 

Is your RV overweight? There’s only one way to know for sure: Escapees SmartWeigh. The Escapees SmartWeigh program provides accurate individual wheel weights for your RV, toad, and tow vehicle, and will help you trim the pounds if you need … Continue reading

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Fifth Wheel St. Introduces RV Tow Check App

Crestview, Florida-based Fifth Wheel St. has introduced the web-based RV Tow Check app, available for free and accessible on smartphones and tablets. The minimum requirement for RV Tow Check requires three inputs by the buyer or dealer: gross combination weight rating (GCWR), gross … Continue reading

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Thor Motor Coach Displays 2015 Models at Pomona RV Show

Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is displaying a full complement of new motorhomes as part of the October 10-19 California RV Show at the Fairplex in Pomona. The new Tuscany 40DX makes its California debut, featuring fully-reclining theater seating and retractable … Continue reading

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Plan Now To Attend FMCA 91st Family Reunion

Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) has fittingly chosen “California Gold” as the theme for its next Family Reunion and Motorhome Showcase. FMCA’s California Gold event will be held March 26-29, 2015, at a facility that is widely recognized as a … Continue reading

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Winnebago Displays 2015 Models at Pomona RV Show

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries, Inc. is displaying a host of new 2015 models at the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) Annual California RV Show taking place October 10-19, 2014 at the Fairplex in Pomona. A full complement of products will … Continue reading

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Skydancer 7.5: World’s First Convertible Motorhome

The world’s first convertible motorhome, the Skydancer 7.5 prototype, was exhibited at the recent Düsseldorf Caravan Salon 2014, the world’s largest trade fair for motorhomes and caravans held annually in Dusseldorf, Germany. The new convertible motorhome from German company, Skydancer … Continue reading

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Nostalgia & Retro Winnebago Brave

When news from the world of recreational vehicles hits, it is usually about some incredible custom job with a gold-trimmed hot tub, on-board parking for matching Harleys, and a multi-million-dollar price tag. The recent news out of Forest City, Iowa, … Continue reading

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Figures Beguile Me & Purchasing an RV

“Figures often beguile me,” Mark Twain once wrote. And they often beguile consumers shopping for that perfect recreational vehicle. Prospective owners of the latest and greatest diesel pusher motorhome, fifth wheel, travel trailer, or other recreational vehicle, are attracted to … Continue reading

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Still More September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving five recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Grand Design RV, Winnebago Industries, Newmar Corporation, and Spartan. Grand Design RV, LLC Middlebury, Indiana-based Grand Design RV, LLC (Grand Design) is recalling certain … Continue reading

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More September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving two recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Jayco and Entegra. Jayco, Inc. Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco, Inc. (Jayco) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Seneca motorhomes, manufactured May 7, 2012, through February … Continue reading

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