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Buy a New RV in 2015: You Deserve It!

A newly published study shows that RV vacations cost substantially less than other forms of vacation travel, even when factoring in fuel prices and the cost of RV ownership. For a four-person travel party, the study found savings of 27 … Continue reading

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Why Own An RV?

According to the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), nearly one in nine U.S. vehicle-owning households also own a recreational vehicle and there are currently 8.9 million RV owners. What attracts this large number of people to RV ownership? Why own … Continue reading

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Viking Epic Camping Trailers Consumers Digest Best Buy

The Viking Epic Series of camping trailers, manufactured by Coachmen RV, a division of Forest River Inc., has been named a 2014 Consumers Digest Best Buy in the “midrange” category. Consumers Digest made the announcement in the May/June issue of the magazine. … Continue reading

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Still More September RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced 4 recall notices involving 4 recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Dutchmen Manufacturing, Heartland Recreational Vehicles, Columbia Northwest, and Winnebago Industries. Dutchmen Manufacturing, Inc. Goshen, Indiana-based Dutchmen Manufacturing, Inc. is recalling 168 model year 2014 … 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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Sylvan Sport Introduces Solar Kit for GO

Brevard, North Carolina-based Sylvan Sport introduced its first custom solar solution for the GO travel trailer. An exclusive development project with Goal Zero has given Sylvan Sport the Goal Zero: GO 400 Solar Power System, the Nomad 13 Solar Panel. When … Continue reading

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SylvanSport Introduces PRO-GO Getter

Brevard, North Carolina-based SylvanSport, makers of the lightweight GO popup camping trailer, the GO, introduces the new PRO-GO Getter ambassador referral program. This program helps GO fans with industry connections become GO owners and brand ambassadors with the potential to … Continue reading

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TrailManor Introduces Three New Models

Jacksboro, Tennessee-based TrailManor Manufacturing Co. LLC introduces three new folding hard-wall trailer models. The TrailManor 2922 models are based on the company’s best-selling 2720 line, with the addition of a king-size rear bed. The 29-foot trailers are offered in configurations … Continue reading

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Bunkhouse Camper Trailers Introduces New Queen Model

Jacksboro, Tennessee-based Bushtec Products’ Bunkhouse camper trailers has introduced a new pop-up travel trailer that the company hopes will expand its market beyond motorcycles towing the campers to reach people who prefer to drive their automobiles. The Queen Model Bunkhouse … Continue reading

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Chalet RV Receives Capital Injection for Expansion

Albany, Oregon-based Chalet RV Inc. has received a significant capital injection from a private equity investor earmarked for expansion in the RV industry. The company has plans for “significant growth in the industry” and is positioning itself “as a leader … Continue reading

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