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Keystone reports large sales increases for Alpine

Goshen, Indiana-based Keystone RV Company Alpine luxury group is experiencing some of the largest retail sales increases of any established fifth wheel brand in years. Established in 2010, the Alpine group is up more than 27 percent through first quarter … Continue reading

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Which RV Is Right For YOU? Motorhome or Towable

Purchasing a recreational vehicle is largely a personal choice. Depending on a variety of factors including space requirements, towing facilities, budget, driver comfort level, and lifestyle preferences, select the type of RV that best meets your needs. The two major … Continue reading

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Lance Camper Celebrates 50 Years

Lancaster, California-based Lance Camper Manufacturing Corporation officially celebrates its 50th anniversary with the release of its 2015 models. Thanks to their valued dealer and supplier partners and a lot of plain old-fashioned hard work and willingness to work together to … Continue reading

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When is a Spartan Manor an Airstream?

When is a Spartan Manor an Airstream? For those knowledgeable of the history of the RV Industry and familiar with vintage trailers the short answer is never. Now thanks to confusion over at the Champagne House―Veuve Clicquot―or overly indulging the … Continue reading

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CrossRoads Introduces Cost-Conscious Toy Hauler

Topeka, Indiana-based CrossRoads RV announced the introduction of the 278RR toy hauler trailer to its Z-1 floor plan lineup. The 278RR offers the flexibility of a traditional toy hauler at an aggressive price point. With a 4,985-pound unloaded vehicle weight, it can be … Continue reading

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Younger Campers Drive Sales as RV shipments Continue to Rise

It was the best April for RV shipments in seven years, according to figures recently released by the Reston, Virginia-based Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). Manufacturer shipments of all RVs tracked by RVIA were measured at 33,774 units in April … Continue reading

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Your Little Local Offers Full-Service Parties in Vintage Trailer

As seen here, here, and here, I love vintage and retro trailers, especially when they make us feel like we’ve been transported back to simpler times. My latest finding is Your Little Local, a California-based vintage trailer that travels around the greater Los Angeles … Continue reading

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May 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced seven recall notices involving seven recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Winnebago Industries, Spartan, Forest River, Jayco, Triple E Recreational Vehicles, Open Range RV, and Grand Design RV. Winnebago Industries, Inc. Winnebago Industries, Inc. (Winnebago) … 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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Keystone RV Introduces Central Vacuum System

Goshen, Indiana-based Keystone RV Co. has introduced the luxury-sized convenience and cleaning power of a high quality, built-in central vacuum. Designed exclusively for Keystone RV by InterVac, the new Road-Vac CS-6 is available on select Keystone brands. This small but … Continue reading

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