Tag Archives: RV Industry

Cavco Interested in Acquiring Skyline Corp.

In an earlier post on Vogel Talks RVing, I reported that Skyline Corporation had signed a letter of interest for Middlebury, Indiana-based Evergreen Recreational Vehicles LLC to acquire substantially all of the assets of Skyline’s Recreational Vehicle Division. In a related … Continue reading

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More September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving two recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Jayco and Entegra. Jayco, Inc. Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco, Inc. (Jayco) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Seneca motorhomes, manufactured May 7, 2012, through February … Continue reading

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September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving two recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Tiffin Motorhomes and Forest River. Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. Red Bay, Alabama-based Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. (Tiffin) is recalling certain model year 2013 Allegro Bus recreational … Continue reading

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Cruiser RV Introduces SmartKey System with all 2015 models

Howe, Indiana-based Cruiser RV has announced the introduction of the SmartKey System. Starting with the 2015 model year, all trailer locks (baggage, entry, etc.) on Cruiser RV units will use only one key per unit, including all doors and storage … Continue reading

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Composite Construction: An EverGreen EverLite Innovative Advantage

The Ever-Lite travel trailer, built with ComposiTek construction, has been manufactured continuously by Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC since 2008. It remains the only composite travel trailer on the market today providing consumers with a longer lasting investment than conventionally built RVs. The waterproof … Continue reading

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Heartland Introduces Landmark 365 for Baby Boomers

Nine months ago Heartland Recreational Vehicles made the decision to invest in the future of Landmark. The company made it a stand-alone division and hired industry veteran Tom Montague to lead Landmark in a new direction. Today, that investment in the future … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces Quietstream Climate Control

Just when you thought an Airstream was the most streamlined travel trailer available, the manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer went one step further by adding ducted climate control. Sleekly integrated ceiling vents throughout the travel trailer not … Continue reading

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LIFESTYLE Luxury RV Introduces Side Hauler Fifth Wheel

Middlebury, Indiana-based LIFESTYLE Luxury RV, a division of EverGreen Recreational Vehicles, announced that it has developed the first “Side Hauler” luxury fifth wheel with the introduction of the new Alfa Gold 3905SH for 2015. The versatile new luxury fifth wheel … 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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Cruiser RV Introduces 2016 Triple-Axle Toy Hauler

Howe, Indiana-based Cruiser RV announced the introduction of the Stryker ST-3316, its largest toy hauler and the company’s first triple-axle trailer. The Stryker ST-3316 features an open concept floor plan with 16 feet of cargo space from the ramp opening to the … Continue reading

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