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Jayco Introduces New Class A Motorhome, the Alante

Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco, Inc. introduced a new gas Class A motorhome, the Alante. Nationally advertised at $79,995 base price for the 31L and 31V models, the Alante Class A motorhome will initially be available in four floor plans and will … Continue reading

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February 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced four recall notices involving three recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers— Highland Ridge RV, Heartland RV, and Newmar Corp. Highland Ridge RV Highland Ridge RV (Highland) is recalling certain model year 3x recreational trailers … Continue reading

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Buy a New RV in 2015: You Deserve It!

A newly published study shows that RV vacations cost substantially less than other forms of vacation travel, even when factoring in fuel prices and the cost of RV ownership. For a four-person travel party, the study found savings of 27 … Continue reading

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Motorized & Towable RV Sales Soar in 2014

Sales of recreational vehicles in the United States hit a low point during the recession, bottoming out in the spring of 2009 with the bankruptcy of two large motorhome manufacturers—Fleetwood Enterprises and Monaco Coach. Yet these days, RV sales have … Continue reading

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Winnebago Brave & Tribute Awarded RV of the Year

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries new retro-styled Brave and Tribute have been awarded RV Business magazine’s 2015 RV of the Year. “I can’t think of a higher compliment than receiving this prestigious award from RV Business magazine,” said Winnebago’s Class A … Continue reading

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January 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced seven recall notices involving seven recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Forest River, Lance Camper, Thor Motor Coach, Winnebago, Entegra Coach, Winnebago Towable, and Jayco. Forest River, Inc. Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling … Continue reading

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American Coach Introduces 2016 American Eagle

Decatur, Indiana-based American Coach introduced the new 2016 American Eagle at the Florida RV Trade Association’s (FRVTA) Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa, January 14-18, at the Florida State Fairgrounds. The $699,000 motorhome is built on a Freighliner SLM Series Liberty 600 chassis … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces New 2015 Models at Florida RV SuperShow

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries, Inc. is displaying a full complement of new 2015 products at the Florida RV Trade Association’s (FRVTA) Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa, January 14-18, at the Florida State Fairgrounds. “We have continued to turn up the dial … Continue reading

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Thor Motor Coach Introduces New Floor Plans at Florida RV SuperShow

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is showcasing their 2015 floor plans at the Florida RV Trade Association’s (FRVTA) Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa, January 14-18, at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Making a debut in Florida is the Axis and Vegas RUV 25.2 floor … Continue reading

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The Seasons of My Life

When I was born in 1941, life expectancy was 63 years for men and 66 for women. Medical advances and healthier lifestyles have paved the way for greater longevity. With my 74th birthday approaching in August, how much longer will … Continue reading

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