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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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Students Reinvent Airstream With Millennials In Mind

In an earlier story on Vogel Talks RVing, I reported that one of America’s leading art and design colleges, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD), was partnering with iconic RV manufacturer, Airstream, to create a new product concept. The … Continue reading

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Still More September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving five recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Grand Design RV, Winnebago Industries, Newmar Corporation, and Spartan. Grand Design RV, LLC Middlebury, Indiana-based Grand Design RV, LLC (Grand Design) is recalling certain … Continue reading

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More September 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced five recall notices involving two recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Jayco and Entegra. Jayco, Inc. Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco, Inc. (Jayco) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Seneca motorhomes, manufactured May 7, 2012, through February … Continue reading

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Cruiser RV Introduces SmartKey System with all 2015 models

Howe, Indiana-based Cruiser RV has announced the introduction of the SmartKey System. Starting with the 2015 model year, all trailer locks (baggage, entry, etc.) on Cruiser RV units will use only one key per unit, including all doors and storage … Continue reading

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Composite Construction: An EverGreen EverLite Innovative Advantage

The Ever-Lite travel trailer, built with ComposiTek construction, has been manufactured continuously by Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC since 2008. It remains the only composite travel trailer on the market today providing consumers with a longer lasting investment than conventionally built RVs. The waterproof … Continue reading

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EverGreen RV To Acquire Skyline RV

Skyline Corporation has signed a letter of interest for Middlebury, Indiana-based Evergreen Recreational Vehicles LLC to acquire substantially all of the assets of Skyline’s Recreational Vehicle Division. “I am very excited to be acquiring the RV Division from Skyline,” stated … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces Quietstream Climate Control

Just when you thought an Airstream was the most streamlined travel trailer available, the manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer went one step further by adding ducted climate control. Sleekly integrated ceiling vents throughout the travel trailer not … Continue reading

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Why Own An RV?

According to the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), nearly one in nine U.S. vehicle-owning households also own a recreational vehicle and there are currently 8.9 million RV owners. What attracts this large number of people to RV ownership? Why own … Continue reading

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