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Thor Acquires KZRV

Elkhart, Indiana-based Thor Industries, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of recreational vehicle manufacturer K-Z, Inc. in a transaction closing effective May 1, 2014. The purchase price, which will be paid in cash, … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces 2015 Models

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. introduced the new 2015 models to the company’s dealer partners during its annual Dealer Days event at The Mirage in Las Vegas. Introductions included the all-new Brave and Tribute, Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra … Continue reading

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Keystone Hideout posts record year in 2013

Goshen, Indiana-based Keystone RV announces their Hideout brand of entry-level travel trailers and fifth wheels experienced record growth in 2013, as well as an incredible start to 2014. Hideout travel trailers, fifth wheels, and Retreat destination trailers closed 2013 with … 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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Airstream Releases First Live Riveted Owner Story

An earlier story announced the introduction of Airstream’s new social-media driven campaign, “Live Riveted”. The campaign, which launches with a 90-second video, consumer manifesto, and “live riveted challenge”, is anchored by a new microsite (SEE link below) “Every day I meet people … Continue reading

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More March 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving five recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Forest River, Three Feathers Manufacturing, Marathon Coach, Gulf Stream, and Northwest Custom Campers. Forest River, Inc. Forest River, Inc. is recalling certain model year … Continue reading

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March 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Starcraft RV, Four Wheel & Six-Pac Campers, Heartland Recreational Vehicles, and Jayco. Starcraft RV Middlebury, Indiana-based Starcraft RV, Inc. (Starcraft) is recalling certain model … Continue reading

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Dutchmen Introduces Redesigned Kodiak Ultra Lite Lineup

Goshen, Indiana-based Dutchmen Manufacturing Inc.’s redesigned Kodiak travel trailers, expandables, and toy haulers offer floor plans light enough to be towed by most SUVs, minivans, crossovers, and light trucks. “Kodiak’s fashionable interiors and innovative floor plans have driven us to … Continue reading

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Gulf Stream Track & Trail Enjoying Strong Sales

Capitalizing on the healthy activity at this year’s round of retail RV shows, Gulf Stream Coach Inc. reports that several models including the Track & Trail line of travel trailer toy haulers are seeing strong sales. The Track & Trail … Continue reading

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Winnebago Launches goLife RV Lifestyle Website

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries (WGO) announces the launch of an RV industry lifestyle website. The site, nicknamed goLife, brings a fresh perspective to the RV industry, according to a company news release. goLife (SEE link below) will feature stories … Continue reading

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