Tag Archives: Monaco

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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Allied Specialty Vehicles Forms New RV Group

Decatur, Indiana-based Allied Specialty Vehicles (ASV) announced the formation of Allied Recreation Group, Inc. (ARG), with the appointment of John Draheim as CEO for the new group. “We have invested in four of the most renowned brands in the industry and … Continue reading

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Allied Specialty Vehicles Acquires Navistar RV

Allied Specialty Vehicles (ASV), a leading $1 billion sales producer of specialty vehicles to the fire and emergency, commercial and industrial, and parent to Fleetwood RV, has purchased certain assets of Navistar RV, manufacturer of motorized and towable recreational vehicles. … Continue reading

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Navistar RV Introduces Big Payback Sales Event

Lisle, Illinois-based Navistar RV, a subsidiary of Navistar International Corporation, launched an aggressive sales promotion last month that continues through April 15 to help move Holiday Rambler and Monaco Coach motorhomes in dealer inventory to make room for the company’s … Continue reading

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Sale of Navistar RV “Is a Possibility”

Lisle, Illinois-based Navistar International Corp., a producer of school buses, commercial trucks, defense vehicles, and recreational vehicles is evaluating the long-term profitability of several divisions, including its RV operations based in Wakarusa, Indiana. The sale of the RV business is … Continue reading

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Monaco RV Changes Name to Navistar RV

Lisle, Illinois-based Monaco RV LLC announces that it is changing its name to Navistar RV. Monaco, Holiday Rambler, and R-Vision brands will remain “distinct and intact” under the Navistar RV subsidiary of Navistar Inc., according to a company news release. … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: March 16

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. How Old Are Your Tires? Molded into the sidewall of every tire manufactured is a code that indicates when and … Continue reading

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December RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced recall notices involving four recreational vehicle manufacturers—Winnebago Industries, Universal Specialty Vehicles, Motor Coach Industries, and Spartan Chassis. Starcraft RV, Inc. Middlebury, Indiana-based Starcraft RV, Inc. is recalling nine model year 2012 … Continue reading

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Winnebago & Monaco Chart New Paths to Success

Prior to the recession, Winnebago Industries and Monaco RV were major players among motorhome manufacturers. But high fuel prices followed by the economic downturn left the entire motorized segment of the RV industry—including Winnebago and Monaco—struggling for survival. Both manufacturers … Continue reading

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Aqua-Hot Systems Now Available in Additional Monaco Coaches

For consistent warmth and dependable hot water, Aqua-Hot Hydronic Heating Systems are now available on additional luxury motorhome models from Monaco RV LLC. The Aqua-Hot 400 comes standard on the 2012 Monaco Diplomat and Holiday Rambler Endeavor motorhome lines while … Continue reading

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