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October 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Allied Recreation Group, Starcraft, Jayco, and Keystone Company. Allied Recreation Group, Inc. Decatur, Indiana-based Allied Recreation Group, Inc. (ARG) is recalling certain model year … Continue reading

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Selecting an RV is a Big Decision—Do Your Research

When it comes to researching your new RV purchase, the last thing you want to be is hasty. It is important to take your time while considering your budget, wants and needs, future travel plans, and any other items you … Continue reading

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Self-Driving Motorhome: RV Of the Future?

If the idea of a self-driving recreational vehicle strikes you as just another intriguing future tech trend that may never make it to the mainstream, put that thought out of your mind—the latest from Mercedes-Benz indicates that self-driving vehicles are here to … Continue reading

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The 4 Most Important Tips For Purchasing a New RV

Buying a brand new recreational vehicle is one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make, so it should come as no surprise that choosing the right one for you is no small decision. Maybe you’ll be joining the 1.3 million … Continue reading

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Atomic Red Rocket Camper Turns Heads

Alaskan-born Bill Guernsey survived a horrific plane crash and used his two year recovery time to create something unique. Guernsey spent six hours a day, six days a week to create a bizarre, yet unique red rocket camper with an atomic … Continue reading

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EverGreen RV Element Introduces Sky-gazer Window

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has introduced a “Sky-gazer” window in its Element 30FLS travel trailer representing the industry’s first full-view front windshield. The aerodynamic construction effortlessly combines function and form. The latest installment of the Element lineup has been … Continue reading

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Planning For Retirement

Preparing for retirement is a lot of work. That’s one of life’s great ironies. Both financial and physical well-being in retirement require foresight and planning. In his book, “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” Stephen Covey writes, “I am … Continue reading

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Motorhome Driving Is Easier With Comfort Drive

For many, getting behind the wheel of a motorhome isn’t the pleasurable experience it should be. Maneuvering in and out of tight spaces can be a chore, while maintaining control at highway speeds—especially in the midst of a crosswind—can be … Continue reading

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Travelino—Lightweight Camper Of The Future Debuts At Motorhome Show

Last year, German camper specialist Knaus Tabbert used the Düsseldorf Caravan Salon to present its vision of the future camping trailer. The yacht-inspired Caravisio was a large, luxurious home-on-wheels with improved aerodynamics. Thanks to the bed positioning, the front is arrow-shaped which … Continue reading

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RV Boom & Expansion Plans

When Thor Industries purchased Shipshewana, Indiana-based KZRV in April, expansion was not on their radar. But that changed a day after the purchase was finalized when Thor officials walked through the manufacturing plant. “On the first day after owning them, … Continue reading

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