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RVs In Popular Culture

Motor vehicles equipped with the amenities of home have been around since 1910 as more Americans became accustomed to owning cars and traveling around the U.S. by automobile. Recreation vehicles and RV travel has been depicted in popular culture as … Continue reading

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July 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced four recall notices involving four recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Tiffin, Starcraft, Gulf Stream, and Winnebago. Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. Red Bay, Alabama-based Tiffin Motorhomes, Inc. (Tiffin) is recalling certain model year 2009-2011 Allegro, 2010-2011 … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces Pink Minnie in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries announced the addition of a bright pink Minnie to its product lineup in support of breast cancer awareness. A $1,000 donation will be made to the American Cancer Society for every pink Minnie sold. “We … Continue reading

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History of RVing: How RVs Evolved

Today’s recreational vehicles are truly luxury homes on wheels, with options for pretty much every amenity a person could want. But they haven’t always been that way. For almost as long as there have been automobiles, recreational vehicles have been … Continue reading

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Winnebago Introduces Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra

In a recent post on Vogel Talks RVing, I detailed the re-introduction of the Winnebago Brave, the much loved classic that that made America fall in love with motorhomes. Also the Winnebago Grand Tour and the Itasca Ellipse Ultra diesel … 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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A Legend Re-Imaged

The ’Brow is Back It was Winnebago who ignited the motorhome craze of the late ’60s. There was just no mistaking a Winnebago motorhome. Just about everyone recognizes the shape of that classic Winnebago motorhome, from the iconic “eyebrows” over the … Continue reading

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April 2014 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced six recall notices involving six recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Newmar Corp, Triple E Recreational Vehicles, Keystone RV Company, Winnebago Industries, Thor Motor Coach, and Heartland Recreational Vehicles. Newmar Corporation Newmar Corporation (Newmar) is … 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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Winnebago Offers FREE Factory Tours

Annually more than 10,000 visitors come to Forest City, Iowa, to get the inside story of one of America’s most iconic brands—Winnebago. You are invited to see for yourself why Winnebago is the best-selling brand and most recognized name in RVing with a … Continue reading

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