Tag Archives: fifth-wheel trailers

Detroit 3 Finally Adopt Common Tow Ratings Standard…Or Do They?

Have you ever wondered if 10,000 pounds of towing capacity means the same for trucks manufactured by GM, Ford, and Dodge? You will soon know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. But, will you? After a … Continue reading

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Jayco Acquires Open Range RV

Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco Corp. announces that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire Shipshewana, Indiana-based Open Range RV Co. The letter of intent contemplates a transaction between the two companies and is subject to the execution … Continue reading

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Gulf Stream Dazzle RV Show Goers with New Yellowstone Models

It was last year that I reported that Yellowstone RV capitalizing on the growing strength of its Canyon Trail and Sedona brands introduced three new SLT Series floor plans. Now, a year later, Nappanee, Indiana-based Yellowstone RV, a division of … Continue reading

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RV Trader.com Experiences Record Year in 2013

RV Trader, a division of Dominion Enterprises, experienced a record year in customer growth, online traffic, and marketplace statistics in 2013. RV Trader.com reported a record 37 percent growth in unique visitor traffic year-over-year and a 49 percent growth in … Continue reading

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Cabin Bright Replaces Fluorescent with LED

Lebanon, Ohio-based Cabin Bright introduced a new line of products designed to easily replace a recreational vehicle’s existing 12-volt fluorescent tubes with brighter, cleaner light, lower current draw without destroying the fixture wiring. The simple five- to 10-minute installation is … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces New Products at 2014 Florida RV SuperShow

Winnebago Industries Inc. is highlighting its Winnebago, Itasca, and Winnebago Touring Coach lineups, including the retail debut of several new products during the January 15-19 Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa. Winnebago products on display will include: Winnebago Vista 36Y: True to its … Continue reading

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PopUp Towing Introduces Adjustable Gooseneck Coupler for Fifth Wheels

Chanute, Kansas-based PopUp Towing Products has introduced its new RV Goose Coupler for towing fifth-wheel trailers with a gooseneck hitch. RV Gooseneck Coupler (RVGC) allows use of the tow vehicle’s bed space while towing. Simply unbolt the existing king pin … Continue reading

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Augusta To Introduce Luxe Fiver At 2014 Florida RV SuperShow

Bristol, Indiana-based Augusta RV Co. announced plans to unveil its new high-end Luxe fifth-wheel at the Annual Florida RV SuperShow in January, 2014. The Luxe has been in development for a year and a half; Augusta introduced a prototype at September’s … Continue reading

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EverGreen RV Rocks

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles and Lifestyle Luxury RV reports that its participation in the 51st Annual National RV Trade Show this year in Louisville, Kentucky, set new company records for the show. EverGreen and its Lifestyle Luxury RV division entered … Continue reading

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Trailer Life Magazine Announce 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards

Trailer Life Magazine recently published the top companies in its 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards. The publication culled the list of winners from its subscribers who voiced their opinion in 27 categories. This year’s Readers’ Choice Award winners include: AWNING Gold: Carefree … Continue reading

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