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Monaco: Alive & Well

Nearly six months ago, on May 16, Monaco and Holiday Rambler, along with Beaver and Safari, started a new journey under Allied Specialty Vehicles. The first part of that journey involved making some tough, but necessary decisions to ensure the … Continue reading

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Freightliner Introduces New V-Ride Suspension System

Gaffney, South Carolina-based Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) unveiled its V-Ride rear suspension system during the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) 51st Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky, December 3-5. The V-Ride is the first-ever single-axle rear suspension … Continue reading

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Newmar Expands Partnership with Freightliner

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) and Newmar Corporation have announced an expansion of their ongoing product partnership through which Newmar’s Essex motorhome model will be available on FCCC’s SL chassis. Newmar and FCCC jointly announced the introduction of the Essex … Continue reading

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Freightliner Introduces SL-M Modular Motorhome Chassis

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) introduces the SL-M modular motorhome chassis, adding design flexibility to the power and performance of its SL Series motorhome chassis line. In designing the SL-M, FCCC engineers created a versatile RV chassis with a fully … Continue reading

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More January RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced four recall notices involving three recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Airstream, Keystone RV Company, Forest River, Inc., and Fleetwood RV. Airstream Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream is recalling potentially 576 units of its model year … Continue reading

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January RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced three recall notices involving three recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Thor Motor Coach, Winnebago Industries, and Newmar Corp. Thor Motor Coach Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Motor Coach is recalling certain model year 2011 through 2013 … Continue reading

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North Trail RV Center Announces $15M Expansion

South Florida-based North Trail RV Center announces plans for a $15 million dollar expansion at its Fort Myers location. The family-owned company also operates a dealership in Fort Lauderdale and a separate collision center in Fort Myers. Expansion of the … Continue reading

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MotorHome Magazine Announces 2012 Readers’ Choice Award Winners

The results of MotorHome magazine’s first-ever Readers’ Choice Awards are in and this year’s winners include many of North America’s most popular motorhomes, campgrounds, RV products, and services. More than 130,000 MotorHome readers were invited to choose from 100 brands and cast votes online … Continue reading

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Workhorse to Cease Operation in October

Lisle, Illinois-based Workhorse Custom Chassis is going out of business and is due to shut down in October, though Navistar International Corp., its owner since 2005, is saying little about it. Spokesman Steve Schrier confirmed the news and responded to … Continue reading

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Still More August RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving five recreational vehicle manufacturers—Winnebago, Jayco, Roadtrek, Gulf Stream Coach, and Newmar Corp. Winnebago Industries Inc. Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. is recalling 44 model year 2012-2013 … Continue reading

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