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Pacific Coachworks Introduces Pacifica Fifth Wheel

Perris, California-based Pacific Coachworks Inc. has announced the introduction of its new Pacifica fifth-wheel product line. The Pacifica was developed after receiving continuous requests from RV dealers seeking a high-profile fifth-wheel to be built on the West Coast, according to … Continue reading

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Caravisio—The RV of the Future Debuts At Motorhome Show

In an earlier report in Vogel Talks RV, I introduce the yacht-inspired Caravisio, dubbed The RV of the Future. The Caravisio reflects a collective vision of what may be technologically possible in the future. Based on both a futuristic and … Continue reading

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10 Facts About Airstream

Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is the oldest and most recognized recreational vehicle manufacturer in North America. The design of the Airstream was based on an airplane fuselage with lightweight aluminum and the effect was stunning, … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces New Interstate Grand Tour

Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream announced the introduction of a new addition to the brand’s Interstate Class B motorhome lineup, the Airstream Interstate Grand Tour. Combining the qualities of the classic “silver bullet” Airstream travel trailer with the Airstream Interstate, the … Continue reading

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RVer Fights City Hall…And Wins

In previous posts on Vogel Talks RVing I have reported on communities in the United States and Canada imposing restrictive rules, regulations, ordinances, and general hassles on owners of recreational vehicles. RV parking on private property has become a hot button issue for … Continue reading

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Vintage RVs: Canned Hams, Shiny Hineys & Tin Cans

Vintage trailers continue their popularity among today’s RVers. There is a certain charm and nostalgia with vintage trailers that you can’t find with new recreational vehicles. Nostalgia is tops on the list of reasons folks are attracted to vintage trailers. … Continue reading

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Planning an RV Rental Vacation

Recreational vehicles have become one of the most popular ways for Americans and Canadians to travel. There is no time wasted rushing through the airport and dealing with delays or cancellations. Even with today’s fuel prices, RV travel is still … Continue reading

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CrossRoads Resurrects Carriage & Cameo Fifth Wheel Brands

Topeka, Indiana-based CrossRoads RV announced it will resurrect the Carriage and Cameo fifth-wheel brands during this year’s Elkhart County RV Open House, introducing the iconic lines as part of parent Thor Industries Inc.’s display at the RV/MH Hall of Fame. CrossRoads and … Continue reading

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Vistabule Revisited: The Ultimate Teardrop Trailer

In early 2013, I reported on the launch of the Vistabule Teardrop Trailer, a model specifically designed for small car towing. One year later, I reported that Minnesota Teardrop Trailer has sold 20 and is adding more employees to keep … Continue reading

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RVs In Popular Culture

Motor vehicles equipped with the amenities of home have been around since 1910 as more Americans became accustomed to owning cars and traveling around the U.S. by automobile. Recreation vehicles and RV travel has been depicted in popular culture as … Continue reading

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