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EverGreen RV Fastest Growing RV Company

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles and its Lifestyle Luxury RV division announced that the year-end numbers released by Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Statistical Surveys show that EverGreen is the fastest growing company of the top 15 manufacturers in the towable RV … Continue reading

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Dutchmen Aspen Trail Increases Market Share in 2013

Aspen Trail, a division of Dutchmen Manufacturing Inc., reported that sales for 2013 showed a marked increase according to the year-end report by Statistical Surveys Inc.   “Final 2013 Stat Surveys numbers show Aspen Trail’s total sales increased 49 percent,” … Continue reading

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GCT Introduces First Carbon Fiber Composite RV

In an earlier article I reported that Global Caravan Technologies Inc. (GCT), introduced an artist’s concepts for the CR-Series and upcoming launch of the CR-1 Carbon. The Speedway, Indiana-based company has now introduced a prototype of its high-end carbon-fiber composite … Continue reading

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Prime Time RV Increases Market Share

Wakarusa, Indiana-based Prime Time Manufacturing, a division of Forest River, continues to post impressive retail growth rates as the young company begins its fifth year building towable recreational vehicles. Final 2013 numbers from Statistical Surveys show that Prime Time’s travel … Continue reading

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Gulf Stream Introduces Rear Kitchen 25SBW Trailer

Gulf Stream Coach Inc. has launched the new 25SBW floor plan in its Conquest/Innsbruck travel trailer line, featuring a rear kitchen design and upscale amenities normally found in larger, more expensive trailers. The 25SBW borrows key design features of the … Continue reading

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Equal-i-zer Hitch Receives Peach Award

In an earlier story I reported that the Equal-i-zer Sway Control Hitch, an innovator in sway-control technology and American manufacturer, received the Readers’ Choice Gold Award by Trailer Life Magazine for the second consecutive year. Provo, Utah-based Progress Mfg. Inc., … Continue reading

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Buffalo Exchange Tours in Vintage Land Yacht Airstream

Buffalo Exchange, a widely known bargain clothing store, embarks on a great American road trip this spring. Celebrating its 40th anniversary, Buffalo Exchange will visit all their retail stores in a vintage Land Yacht Airstream trailer. The shop that made “buy-sell-trade” … Continue reading

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Irish Whiskey Founder Tours in Airstream

Irish-born Kieran Folliard has lived in Minnesota for three decades founding four Irish pubs before leaving the bar business to launch his own brand of Irish whiskey in 2011. Named 2 Gingers for his fiery-haired mother and aunt, Folliard’s distillate is a … Continue reading

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Detroit 3 Finally Adopt Common Tow Ratings Standard…Or Do They?

Have you ever wondered if 10,000 pounds of towing capacity means the same for trucks manufactured by GM, Ford, and Dodge? You will soon know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. But, will you? After a … Continue reading

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Jayco Acquires Open Range RV

Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco Corp. announces that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire Shipshewana, Indiana-based Open Range RV Co. The letter of intent contemplates a transaction between the two companies and is subject to the execution … Continue reading

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