Teardrops Ride Retro Trailer Trend

So-Cal Teardrop trailer

Teardrop campers are what I think of as the babies in the world of towable campers. The teardrop trailer gets its name from its unique streamlined shape. Conceived more than 80 years ago, the teardrop trailer has stood the test of time. A common sight from the late 1930s through the ’50s —many were home-built—and were popular because of their sleek, […]

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So-Cal Teardrops Rides Retro Trailer Trend

Many consider small to be the new big—the small-house movement and a conscious move away from a consumptive lifestyle for many millennials. Conceived more than 80 years ago, the teardrop trailer has stood the test of time. A common sight from the 1930s through the ’50s —many were home-built—and were popular because of their sleek, aerodynamic design, […]

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Dreamy Teardrop For Summer Getaway: Silver Tears Campers

Dreaming of summer vacations and getaways in the great outdoors? Sights set on an innovative, beautifully designed, and vintage trailer just ready to whisk you away? Roanoke, Virginia-based Silver Tears Campers builds a classic teardrop camper that’s sure to instill a sense of wanderlust. Tear drop campers were popular after World War II because they were easy […]

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Forest River Accuses Winnebago of Trademark Infringement

Forest River RPOD & Winnebago DROP

In a document filed last month in the U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, Forest River has accused Winnebago Industries and Winnebago of Indiana of trademark infringement in developing its new DROP teardrop travel trailer. The suit contends that Winnebago copied Forest River’s “trade dress,” that indicate the source of the travel trailers and […]

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