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By: On: Wednesday February 3 2016

Airstream Pendleton Limited Edition Awning

Airstream and Pendleton Woolen Mills are teaming up to build 100 limited edition trailers to celebrate 100 years of the National Park Service.

“Airstream will donate $1,000 to the National Park Foundation for each Pendleton sold, our way of continuing to honor our nation’s most sacred lands,” says Airstream. “Each is individually numbered with a commemorative badge. A one-year America the Beautiful – The National Parks and Federal Recreation Land Pass is also yours, to freely enjoy these majestic spaces and historic monuments in search of adventure.” Read Full Story →

By: On: Wednesday February 3 2016

Good Sam RV Travel Guide

Anybody looking to take their RV on a trip this year would be wise to pick up a copy of 2016 Good Sam RV Travel & Savings Guide, which is the 50th anniversary of the publication.

The guide is actually a 1,736-page book and lists 12,498 RV parks, public campgrounds and services. Included are 111 RV Good Sam Parks that earned perfect, 10/10/10 marks. As well members receive a 10% discount at the more than 2,100 Good Sam Parks listed in the guide.

Good Sam representatives inspect each park listed in the book. The parks are awarded from 1-10 points in three categories: facilities, cleanliness and appearance.

In addition to the information on RV parks, the guide also includes more than $1,500 worth of coupons for Camping World.

“Also included in the guide are trip ideas and helpful information about rules and regulations on the road,” Good Sam says in a release. “Winter travelers will get planning tips by reading the Snowbird Destinations section; the Fun, Families & Camping section offers advice for traveling with the whole brood; and RV Trips of a Lifetime will help you scratch off items on your travel bucket list. The locations of Good Sam Parks are marked with red icons on the guide’s full-color maps of every state and province.”

The 2016 Good Sam RV Travel & Savings Guide is available at the 115 Camping World SuperCenters located throughout the United States and on Campingworld.com.

By: On: Friday January 8 2016

Gemini-Motorhome

Thor Motor Coach motorhomes are getting ready for an RV show near you.

TMC will be featuring both the new Compass and Gemini motorhomes, the newest members of the manufacturer’s Recreational Utility Vehicle (RUV) lineup. Gemini and Compass models are built on the new Ford Transit chassis, offering impressive fuel economy while being easy to drive.   Read Full Story →

By: On: Friday January 8 2016

RV-Hall-of-Fame-Logo

The board of directors of the RV/MH Heritage Foundation (Foundation) has announced the honorees who will be inducted into the RV/MH Hall of Fame (Hall) in August as the Class of 2016.

“Congratulations to the ten new honorees. All of them have had or are having outstanding careers and are richly deserving of this high honor,” said Foundation President Darryl Searer.

Searer also applauded the work of the nominating committee that had to narrow a list of 72 highly deserving candidates down to the final ten selected. Read Full Story →

By: On: Tuesday January 5 2016

Aliner LE

Aliner has started production of its new Limited Edition A-frame camping trailer.

“We like to stay on top of what our customers are looking for in a camping trailer and we believe we have done so with the Aliner Limited Edition as it has a retro graphics package, new exterior porch light, tires with chrome moon hub, tire cover and a certificate of authenticity.” says Brett Randall, President & CEO of Aliner. Read Full Story →

By: On: Wednesday December 2 2015

WinnVision

Winnebago is taking the on-line experience for RV consumers to the next level with WinnVision. WinnVision is a virtual reality imaging and display technology that, according to Winnebago, gives RV buyers access to navigable on-line tours of its products.

“For the past decade you’ve seen the automotive industry use VR in displaying car interiors, but WinnVision goes beyond a 360-degree image from one position,” says Chad Reece, director of marketing at Winnebago. “This new technology seamlessly walks you through our products from front to back so you see a coach from all perspectives.” Read Full Story →

By: On: Tuesday December 1 2015

Winnebago Fuse

Winnebago is showcasing its lineup of motorhomes and trailers at the 2015 National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. this week .

“We cannot wait to share our newest product lineup at Louisville,” said Vice President of Sales and Product Management Scott Degnan. “The products in our display are some of the most dynamic we have ever built and further ensure our industry leading strength.” Read Full Story →

By: On: Tuesday December 1 2015

Winnebago Logo

Winnebago has purchased motorhome production facilities and equipment in Junction City, Ore. In total, the investment to support this expansion is estimated to be between $15-20 million, including land, buildings, necessary modifications, production equipment and technology infrastructure. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday November 26 2015

Charles Lindbergh Trailer

Famed aviator Charles A. Lindbergh‘s personal 1939 travel trailer is now part of the RV/MH Museum‘s historic RV collection.

The Lindbergh trailer, valued at approximately $200,000, was donated to the museum by Californian Dennis Gibbs. Gibbs said that the trailer was custom built and owned by Charles Lindbergh, and it has never been refurbished and is in its original condition.  Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday November 26 2015

Aliner Logo

Columbia Northwest, Inc. plans to introduce several new folding trailers for its Somerset line.

For 2016, the Aliner factory is introducing a new line of folding trailers with a narrow body, low-profile, light weight design. The 11-foot box Chesapeake sleeps six people and is the lightest hard top folding trailer in the industry for its size. With a closed height of 47 inches and a 125-pound tongue weight, this trailer can be hauled by a variety of smaller tow vehicles. Read Full Story →




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