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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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Keep Moving With Mogo Freedom

A revolutionary multifunction trailer, Mogo Freedom is an equipment transporter, a support vehicle, a camper van—whatever you need it to be. Easy to tow, Mogo is a safe, strong, and comfortable trailer that fits into a garage, yet triples its … Continue reading

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Budgeting To Purchase An RV

Purchasing a recreational vehicle can be an exciting experience, but it can also be overwhelming. Purchasing an RV is a more complicated process than buying a car. You owe it to yourself to become well informed before jumping in. Uninformed … Continue reading

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Birth of Airstream & Wally Byam

From its humble beginnings, Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, has become an American icon. But, how did this successful company come about? The history of Airstream is intertwined with the journey of the man who made … Continue reading

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Shasta Reintroduces 1961 Airflyte

Shasta RV  will take customers back in time with the introduction of the 1961-style Airflyte at this year’s Elkhart Open House September 16. The travel trailer, which has been updated to comply with current RV Industry Association (RVIA) codes, and … Continue reading

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Moby 1: All Terrain Teardrop Trailer

Teardrops were a common sight from the ’30s through the ’50s, but popularity faded as vehicles became larger, fuel was cheap, and recreational vehicles became supersized. During recent years teardrop trailers have experienced a resurgence in popularity. In earlier articles … Continue reading

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Airstream Announces List of Top Dealers

Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream announced its top U.S. dealer rankings based on retail units sold between May 2013 and May 2014 during the company’s dealer meeting in Charleston, South Carolina. Airstream’s “Top Dealer” winner, Colonial Airstream, is a family owned dealership … Continue reading

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EverGreen Introduces Open Concept Front Lounge Bay Hill Fifth Wheel

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has introduced the new Bay Hill 379FL fifth-wheel, offering an open concept floor plan with a spacious front lounge. Instead of a front bedroom, the Bay Hill 379FL features a huge family room lounge … Continue reading

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