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Birth of Airstream & Wally Byam

From its humble beginnings, Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, has become an American icon. But, how did this successful company come about? The history of Airstream is intertwined with the journey of the man who made … Continue reading

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July 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced four recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Tiffin, Starcraft, Gulf Stream, and Winnebago. Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. Red Bay, Alabama-based Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. (Tiffin) is recalling certain model year 2009-2011 Allegro, 2010-2011 … Continue reading

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RV Numbers Climb in May

2014 could be the best year for the RV industry since 2007. At least that was the opinion of the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) following their recent announcement that May RV wholesale shipments to retailers continued to climb with … Continue reading

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Purchasing an RV in 8 Easy Steps

Purchasing a recreational vehicle can be an exciting experience, but it can also be overwhelming. Purchasing an RV is a more complicated process than buying a car. If you are new to the RV lifestyle, you owe it to yourself to … Continue reading

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Thor Motor Coach Introduces 2015 Models

Thor Motor Coach has announced that its 2015 motorhome models are now shipping to dealers across North America. “We’re excited to introduce the new 2015 lineup,” said Joel Grimm, gas division national sales manager, in a company news release. “We … Continue reading

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Which RV Is Right For YOU? Motorhome or Towable

Purchasing a recreational vehicle is largely a personal choice. Depending on a variety of factors including space requirements, towing facilities, budget, driver comfort level, and lifestyle preferences, select the type of RV that best meets your needs. The two major … Continue reading

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Younger Campers Drive Sales as RV shipments Continue to Rise

It was the best April for RV shipments in seven years, according to figures recently released by the Reston, Virginia-based Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). Manufacturer shipments of all RVs tracked by RVIA were measured at 33,774 units in April … Continue reading

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RV Industry Projected To Grow For 6th Consecutive Year

The RV industry’s shipments will total 349,400 units in 2014, an 8.8 percent increase above the 2013 total of 321,127, according to RV industry analyst Dr. Richard Curtin. Releasing the forecast at the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) joint-committee luncheon … Continue reading

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May 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced seven recall notices involving seven recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Winnebago Industries, Spartan, Forest River, Jayco, Triple E Recreational Vehicles, Open Range RV, and Grand Design RV. Winnebago Industries, Inc. Winnebago Industries, Inc. (Winnebago) … Continue reading

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Thor Motor Coach Introduces Bunkhouse Motorhomes in 7 Lines

Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Motor Coach offers a bunkhouse model in seven of its motorhomes, including the Palazzo Diesel Pusher, Miramar, Windsport, Hurricane, and ACE Class A motorhomes, in addition to Chateau and Four Winds brands of Class C motorhomes. These … Continue reading

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