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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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History of RVing: How RVs Evolved

Today’s recreational vehicles are truly luxury homes on wheels, with options for pretty much every amenity a person could want. But they haven’t always been that way. For almost as long as there have been automobiles, recreational vehicles have been … Continue reading

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Cadillac Coffee Fuels Your Day One Cup At a Time in a Vintage Shasta Trailer

Meghan Ackerman is the entrepreneur behind Cadillac Coffee, a stylishly renovated retro trailer she pulls behind her ’57 Cadillac. She serves gourmet coffee, kolaches, pastries, pies, and various other beverages to hip and eager customers from her vintage 1963 Shasta … Continue reading

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Vintage Camping Trailers & Retro Hobby

Residents of Cleveland, Texas, Niki and Teresa Coats, have restored vintage camper trailers for much of the past five years. This retro hobby stems from an extreme curiosity of Teresa’s, which led to the purchase of their first travel trailer … Continue reading

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Shasta RV Introduces Phoenix Fifth Wheel

Middlebury, Indiana-based Shasta RV, a division of Forest River Inc., introduces their all new Phoenix mid-profile and Super mid-profile fifth wheels, to rave reviews, at this year’s Elkhart Open House. Chadd Johnson, most recently of CrossRoads RV, is the Product Manager for … Continue reading

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Shasta RV Introduces 2013 Product Lineup

Middlebury, Indiana-based Shasta RV, a division of Forest River Inc., announces the introduction of its completely redesigned lineup of products and newly assembled management and sales team. “We’ve built an enthusiastic and highly qualified team, with long-standing dealer relationships,” said … Continue reading

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Flyte Camp: Restoring Vintage Trailers a Work of Art

You see an old ’50s-era travel trailer sitting forgotten in a field somewhere and wonder what it would be like to fix it up and have your own mobile vacation home. That’s the dream, anyway. In reality, restoring that vintage … Continue reading

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An Airstream for the Birds

When Chris Cummings started making birdhouses in his spare time six years ago, he thought he was just combining his love for Airstream trailers with his lifelong passion for art, the ReporterNews.com recently reported. Little did he know the Airstream … Continue reading

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Vintage Shasta Sits Poolside

Larry Fletcher, a welding supply salesman, spotted the Shasta near Longview, Texas. It was just the sort of vintage travel trailer his wife, Sherry, wanted to park poolside as a cabana at their home in Richardson, north of Dallas. After Fletcher bought … Continue reading

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Vintage Travel Trailers Get New Purpose

A true classic car buff, Richard Nash never imagined that he would be restoring 1960s era travel trailers. His wife, Vicky brought home the first vintage trailer in 2005 and so the obsession began. Four trailers have made their way … Continue reading

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