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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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EverGreen RV Finalizes Acquisition of Skyline RV

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles has announced that the purchase of Elkhart, Indiana-based Skyline Recreational Vehicles Division has been finalized and is now complete. The announcement came just hours after Phoenix-based manufactured housing builder Cavco Industries Inc. issued a news … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces 2015 Airstream Classic

Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream has announced the introduction of the latest addition to the brand’s legendary travel trailer model line with the 2015 Airstream Classic. The new Classic trailer was inspired by the needs of generations of owners with a … Continue reading

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Fifth Wheel St. Introduces RV Tow Check App

Crestview, Florida-based Fifth Wheel St. has introduced the web-based RV Tow Check app, available for free and accessible on smartphones and tablets. The minimum requirement for RV Tow Check requires three inputs by the buyer or dealer: gross combination weight rating (GCWR), gross … Continue reading

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Little Guy Relaunches MyPod Teardrop Trailer

Massillon, Ohio-based Little Guy announced the relaunch of the MyPod teardrop camper trailer line, capable of being towed by a Smart Car. The teardrop trailer’s design uses an innovative aluminum frame and pure fiberglass body, with the B@sic model tipping … Continue reading

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Small Ass Campers: Custom Teardrop Trailer

You love camping but tired of roughing it in a tent. Then consider a Small Ass Camper, a custom-made teardrop trailer. A family-owned business in North Las Vegas, Small Ass Campers is the dream of Michael Smith who built his … Continue reading

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EverGreen Introduces 2015 Sun Valley Product Line

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has introduced its 2015 Sun Valley travel trailer product line, featuring a bold new exterior look, a redesigned front cap, and completely repackaged with more standard equipment at a more affordable price. When the … Continue reading

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Figures Beguile Me & Purchasing an RV

“Figures often beguile me,” Mark Twain once wrote. And they often beguile consumers shopping for that perfect recreational vehicle. Prospective owners of the latest and greatest diesel pusher motorhome, fifth wheel, travel trailer, or other recreational vehicle, are attracted to … Continue reading

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Genesis Supreme To Build Toy Hauler Trailer at California RV Show

For the first time at any recreational vehicle show, consumers at the 62nd Annual 2014 California RV Show in Pomona, California, from October 10-19 will have the opportunity to watch a 19-foot toy hauler travel trailer being built from the ground … Continue reading

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