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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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Spartan Chassis Introduces New Products & Innovations

Charlotte, Michigan-based Spartan Chassis Inc., a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc. displayed its K3 and Mountain Master GT chassis along with several innovations during the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) 51st Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky, December 3-5. … Continue reading

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October RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced three recall notices involving three recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Jackson Mfg. Co., Spartan Motors Chassis, and Open Range R.V. Company. Jackson Mfg. Co., Inc. Jackson Mfg. Co., Inc. is recalling 250 model year … Continue reading

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More September RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced 4 recall notices involving 4 recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Aluminum Trailer Company, Starcraft RV, Peterson Industries, and Spartan Motor Chassis. Aluminum Trailer Company Nappanee, Indiana-based Aluminum Trailer Company (ATC) is recalling 17 model … Continue reading

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And Still More May RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Forest River, Spartan Motors Chassis, Fleetwood RV, and Gulf Stream Coach. Forest River, Inc. Elkhart, Indiana-based Forest River, Inc. is recalling 9,526 model year … Continue reading

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AMP Acquires Workhorse from Navistar

Cincinnati-based AMP Holding Inc., through a newly formed subsidiary, Amp Truck Inc., has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Workhorse brand, logo, IP, patents, and assembly plant from Workhorse Custom Chassis LLC, a wholly owned affiliate of Navistar … 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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Spartan Introduces New Innovations

Charlotte, Michigan-based Spartan Chassis, a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc., introduces new innovations which highlight recent progress and define the Company’s strategic intent. With over $8 billion in annual revenue, the North American RV industry represents a core market with … Continue reading

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Spartan Introduces Compressible Fluid Strut

Spartan Chassis, a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc. introduced a Compressible Fluid Strut (CFS) that offers a collection of performance benefits and opportunities for part-count reduction. The single unit combines fluid spring, shock absorber, damping, and actuation functions into a … Continue reading

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Spartan Introduces Extol Concept Gas Chassis

Charlotte, Michigan-based Spartan Chassis Inc., a subsidiary of Spartan Motors Inc. introduced a new Class A Front Engine Gasoline (FEG) concept chassis to capitalize on the growth of smaller Class A recreational vehicles (22,000 to 28,000 pounds GVWR) and the … Continue reading

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