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By: On: Thursday February 23 2017

Lance 1475 Ultra-Light Travel Trailer

“We have a winner! ‘I could sense the excitement in Tom Gaither’s email as I read that they had finalized the drawing for last years California RV Show sweepstakes prize- a brand new 2017 Lance 1475 Ultra-Light Travel Trailer.” States Bob Rogers, Director of Marketing. “Tom, the show’s Director, continued to explain ‘this years winner was a Mr. Dan Burbott of Upland, CA who entered the sweepstakes while attending the show in Pomona.”

As it turns out, Dan is a newcomer to RVing and is indeed looking forward to sharing his new Lance trailer with his fiance and family with plans to start “driveway camping” right away to get used to the rig. He also has trips to local destinations planned for the near future. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday February 2 2017

Travel Trailer Family

According to the latest data from the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), 2016 was the best year for the RV industry in more than four decades.

The RVIA reports that 2016 closed on a particularly strong note, with the best December on record for RV Shipments. December 2016 saw total shipments of 32,970 units – a 17.6% increase over December 2015. Read Full Story →

By: On: Tuesday January 10 2017

Pet Friendly Road Trip

Starting from Carmel, California on February 11, 2017, GoPetFriendly.com will embark on the Ultimate Pet Friendly Road Trip, a 10-month, 15,000-mile RV tour of the United States to celebrate the bonds that grow between humans and pets as they travel together and to raise awareness for animals searching for their forever homes. More than just a fun adventure, this program is designed to promote pet travel and safety to pet lovers nationwide.

GoPetFriendly.com invites pet lovers everywhere to travel along vicariously on their blog and social media as they visit the #1 pet friendly attraction in each of the lower 48 states, and meet them in person at 17 free, live, and open to the public events along the route. Read Full Story →

By: On: Monday December 19 2016

2017 Windsport 31Z Exterior

Thor Motor Coach introduced the new Windsport 31Z floor plan to dealers earlier this month at the RVIA National RV Trade Show. The 31Z offers a spacious living area with opposing double slideouts, the first in the Windsport 2017 line-up. The 31Z is packed with high-end amenities such as solid surface kitchen countertops, leatherette fabrics, and high-sheen cabinetry. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday November 24 2016

Coachmen Logo

Coachmen RV, a Division of Forest River, Inc. is introducing a new lower priced Class B motorhome to the lineup that targets millennials and baby boomers alike! The new Coachmen CROSSFiT is built on the Ford Transit platform to complement the existing Galleria product line which is built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter platform.

The Class B division is a standalone division within Coachmen RV targeting the fastest growing RV segment, Class B motorhomes. Having launched the Galleria on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter just over a year ago, the division is expanding with the CROSSFiT to provide a well-rounded Class B product offering. CROSSFiT will also open more doors for the Class B division by offering the CROSSFiT for sale in Canada with its aggressive pricing structure. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday November 24 2016

Lance Camper Campus

In response to increased product demands from their dealers Lance Camper has acquired additional real estate. Setting the stage for continued growth.

“Expansion is very exciting,” says President Jack Cole “Throughout our 51 years in business we have had the opportunity to grow to keep up with continued demand for our product. With the addition of this latest facility, we now have over 225K square feet of facilities supporting our manufacturing and service capabilities.” Read Full Story →

By: On: Wednesday November 16 2016

Thor Hurricane 35M Interior

Thor Motor Coach has expanded its Hurricane line-up with a new 35M floorplan featuring a large open living area with double slideouts and one-and-a-half bathrooms. The luxurious 35M comes standard with solid surface kitchen countertops, leatherette fabrics, and high-sheen cabinetry.

In the cockpit, leatherette chairs provide comfort while driving and functionality while camping. Swivel the captain’s chairs around and place the coffee table in between to create a cozy dining area for two. For larger families, this area provides extra seating close to the Dream Dinette booth that seats four. Read Full Story →

By: On: Monday October 31 2016

Class B Motorhome

According to a report from the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association, the RV industry had its best September in nearly 40 years.

A total of 33,704 RVs were delivered to retailers in September, an improvement of 20.5% compared to September 2015. Towables were up 22.6%, with the biggest gains coming from folding trailers (+93.7%). Travel trailers were up 29.2%, while truck campers were down 3.3%. Read Full Story →

By: On: Monday October 31 2016

Winnebago Paseo

A little while back we shared information on Winnebago’s new Paseo Class B motorhome.

Built around a Ford Transit chassis, the Winnebago Paseo is powered by a 3.5-liter Ford EcoBoost V6 gasoline engine with a six-speed automatic transmission. At 22 feet long, the Paseo sits between the 21-foot Travato and 24-foot Era in Winnebago’s Class B lineup.

Winnebago produced an in-depth video showing how the Paseo was built and all of the key features of the unit. Check it out below. Read Full Story →

By: On: Friday October 14 2016

Sanibel Dinette

Prime Time Manufacturing is excited to announce significant upgrades to its Sanibel line of luxury fifth wheels, just in time for the 2016 National RV Trade Show, to be held November 28 to December 1 in Louisville, Ky.

“Sanibel, also known as ‘The Intelligent Fifth Wheel,’ continues to set the bar higher for a luxury RV experience,” said Product Manager Paul Morrison. Read Full Story →




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