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GeistWerks: Custom Made Teardrop Trailer

Conceived more than 80 years ago, the teardrop trailer has stood the test of time. A common sight from the 1930s through the ’50s, their popularity faded as vehicles became larger, fuel was cheap, and recreational vehicles increased in size. … 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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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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The Joys of Retro RVs

In a day where many recreational vehicles can easily cost six-figures and measure 40-feet or more, some people are returning to basics resulting in the retro RV trend gaining momentum. Numerous vintage trailers, Airstreams, and other retro RVs have been featured in … Continue reading

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Safari Condo Introduces Teardrop with Retractable Roof

Saint-Nicolas, Quebec-based Safari Condo introduced the Alto R Series (R-1713 and R-1723) camping trailers. Both tear drop trailers are lightweight and boast an aerodynamic shape increasing the ease of towing. The design incorporates an electric retractable roof providing more interior … Continue reading

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Vistabule Teardrop Trailer: One Year Later

It was last year that I reported on the launch of the Vistabule Teardrop Trailer. Now, one year later, Minnesota Teardrop Trailer LLC has sold 20 and is adding more employees to keep up with demand. The Vistabule Teardrop Trailer … Continue reading

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Vogel Talks RVing Top 10 Articles of 2013

Time glides with undiscover’d haste The future but a length behind the past. —John Dryden Hello, RVing friends! The year is turning over, and another 12 months of RVing, photography, hiking, and birding has flashed by. The End is almost … Continue reading

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Still More October RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced six recall notices involving six recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers— Coose Trailer Manufacturing, Pleasant Valley Teardrop Trailers, PROLine Products, Chalet RV, Augusta RV, and Bloomer Trailers. Coose Trailer Manufacturing, Inc. Coose Trailer Manufacturing, … Continue reading

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Eggcamper No Humpty Dumpty Trailer

Grandville, Michigan-based Eggcamper Inc. operates in a niche market, manufacturing camping trailers with a unique design, as the name suggests, have a distinct eggshell look. In a market flooded with mass-produced products, the majority from the Center of the RV … Continue reading

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MINI Introduces 3 Camper Concepts

BMW-owned MINI has entered the RV sector by introducing three camping conversion concepts that “reflect different aspects of the rise in popularity of camping and festivals.” The three concept camping cars are based on MINI models, each offering a huge variety … Continue reading

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