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By: On: Friday September 6 2013

2014 Winnebago Journey Interior

Winnebago Industries has unveiled its 2014 Winnebago Journey and Itasca Meridian product lines. Each model features Corian solid-surface countertops and backsplashes, coffee-glazed hardwood cabinetry and Ultraleather furniture.

As well, these models are built on a Freightliner Maxum Chassis with a lowered rail design that offers more storage – up to 246 cubic feet.

By: On: Thursday August 29 2013

2014 Winnebago Adventurer Exterior

The 2014 Winnebago Adventurer and Itasca Suncruiser are available in four floorplans, including the new triple slideout 38Q with multiple HDTVs and a front lounge with sectional sofa.

As Winnebago Industries’ flagship Class A gas coach, these are feature-rich motorhomes. Ultraleather furniture, MCD solar/blackout roller shades, and LED lighting are all standard. A restyled front cap, full-body paint, and available Contour windows help complete the package.

2014 Winnebago Adventurer Interior

By: On: Friday June 21 2013

Itasca Solei FCMA

Winnebago showed off its new Itasca Solei motorhome in front of hundreds of RVers at the Family Motor Coach Association’s (FCMA) Gillette 2013 Family Reunion in Gillette, Wyo. this past weekend.

The all-new Solei features a Freightliner XCS straight-rail chassis featuring a 340-hp Cummins diesel engine coupled with a six-speed Allison transmission. Inside, the Solei is outfitted with polished Corian galley countertops, coffee glazed cabinetry, LED ceiling lights and upscale entertainment features. As well, Smart Storage is part of both the 34T and 38R floorplans, which means ample room to bring even more luxury items along for the ride.

By: On: Friday May 31 2013

WIT Club Logo

Winnebago‘s WIT Club has announced its lineup of rallies scheduled for 2013. Highlighting this year’s events is the Grand National Rally held at Winnebago’s headquarters in Forest City, Iowa July 21 – 25, 2013.

Each rally is an opportunity to bond with friends, attend informative seminars and fun entertainment, meet with vendors, and tour points of interest in each state and region. Owners of Winnebago, Itasca and Winnebago Touring Coach motorhomes, as well as Winnebago and SunnyBrook towable products are able to participate in the Grand National Rally and all state and local chapter rallies. Owners who aren’t current WIT members are also encouraged to participate in these fun-filled rallies and may be a guest at a club or chapter event up to twice a year without becoming a member.

By: On: Thursday May 9 2013
Winnebago Travato Touring Coach

The new Winnebago Travato is built on the Ram ProMaster chassis.

At a recent dealer event in Las Vegas, Winnebago unveiled several new models, including a whole new motorized product line.

The Winnebago Touring Coach line joins Winnebago and Itasca to make up the three motorhome product lines of Winnebago Industries. Winnebago Touring Coach includes the very successful Era product, which is built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis, as well as the new Travato Class B product built on the new Ram ProMaster Chassis. The Travato is a new fuel-efficient entry into the Class B market with fuel economy of 15-18 miles per gallon.

To expand on the launch of the affordable Class A gas Winnebago Vista and Itasca Sunstar 26HE, the Vista and Sunstar lineup has expanded to include the new 31KE model. Offering the same value traits, the 31KE is intended for couples or families on the go with a U-shaped dinette, mid-coach TV and walk-around queen bed.

Winnebago Industries has also grown the recently launched Winnebago Minnie Winnie and Itasca Spirit family, with the new Minnie Winnie Premier and Spirit Silver models, providing upscale features and amenities, as well as eye-catching exterior deluxe graphics.

By: On: Thursday May 10 2012

Winnebago RallyThe Winnebago Itasca Travelers (WIT) Club finalized its 2012 rally schedule, which is highlighted by the Grand National Rally (GNR) held at Winnebago Industries’ headquarters in Forest City July 15-20.

“Each rally is an opportunity to bond with friends, attend informative seminars and entertainment, meet with vendors, and tour points of interest in each state(s),” Winnebago Industries says in a release.

Owners of Winnebago, Itasca and Era motor homes, as well as Winnebago and SunnyBrook towable products are able to participate in the GNR and all state and local chapter rallies. Owners who aren’t current WIT members are encouraged to participate in these rallies and may be a guest at a club or chapter event up to two times without becoming a member.

By: On: Tuesday January 17 2012

Winnebago Itasca Travelers LogoWinnebago Itasca Travelers (WIT) Club is now inviting SunnyBrook and Winnebago brand towable product owners to become WIT Club members, including owners of SunnyBrook products manufactured prior to the acquisition of SunnyBrook Manufacturing by Winnebago Industries.

“We are very excited to welcome SunnyBrook and Winnebago Towables owners to join the ranks of more than 11,000 Winnebago Industries motorized product owners who are currently members of the WIT Club,” says WIT Club General Manager Doug Formanek. “Since our acquisition of SunnyBrook, we’ve seen a growing interest in offering WIT membership and benefits to towable product owners with the most enthusiast proponents being our existing members.

“As we eagerly welcome SunnyBrook and Winnebago towable owners, we are excited about the energy and potential growth they will bring to WIT along with plenty of fun and new friendships,” says Formanek.




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