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Wide Open Toy Haulers: A Gulf Stream Success

Nappanee, Indiana-based Gulf Stream Coach reports impressive retail sales of the new Wide Open line of toy haulers introduced at the 2014 Elkhart Open House. “We’ve had dealers sell through their initial inventory in as little as six days,” reported … Continue reading

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EverGreen Introduces Lightweight Ascend Cloud Trailer

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has expanded the 2015 Ascend lineup with the introduction of the super lightweight Ascend Cloud series. The Ascend Cloud’s ultra light design is a welcome addition for those looking for a smaller trailer with all the standard features … Continue reading

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October 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Allied Recreation Group, Starcraft, Jayco, and Keystone Company. Allied Recreation Group, Inc. Decatur, Indiana-based Allied Recreation Group, Inc. (ARG) is recalling certain model year … Continue reading

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Atomic Red Rocket Camper Turns Heads

Alaskan-born Bill Guernsey survived a horrific plane crash and used his two year recovery time to create something unique. Guernsey spent six hours a day, six days a week to create a bizarre, yet unique red rocket camper with an atomic … Continue reading

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EverGreen RV Element Introduces Sky-gazer Window

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has introduced a “Sky-gazer” window in its Element 30FLS travel trailer representing the industry’s first full-view front windshield. The aerodynamic construction effortlessly combines function and form. The latest installment of the Element lineup has been … Continue reading

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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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