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By: On: Tuesday May 30 2017

Best Expandable Trailers

Expandable trailers have several different names – expandable, pop-up, tent camper – but they are all basically the same thing. These RVs are a lightweight trailer camper that folds down for a lower profile and easy hauling. They not only work great for folks with smaller vehicles that can’t tow a huge fifth-wheel or large trailer, but also for those folks who want to enjoy camping without the expense of those other large RVs. These types of campers prove that you don’t have to spend a lot of money to get out and enjoy RVing. Here are five of the best expandable trailers you can get for under $10,000. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday May 25 2017

Lance Overland West

Lance Camper once again attends Overland Expo West in Flagstaff, AZ. Overlanding is defined as self-reliant travel to remote destinations where the journey is the principal goal. No other event offers a professional level trade show including camping vehicles, equipment and services alongside seminars taught by the world’s leading overland adventure experts all in one place.

This year Lance partnered with Hellwig Suspension Products in a two unit product display featuring a stock version of Lance’s flagship 1172 Truck Camper alongside the Hellwig/Lance “RuleBreaker” featuring the Lance 650 Truck Camper mounted on a customized Nissan Titan XD PRO4X diesel. Read Full Story →

By: On: Wednesday May 17 2017

Best Class C Motorhomes

For most of us, the classic shape of a motorhome is the Class C. These vacation masters are built on a heavy truck or van frame and have the distinctive bunk over the cab. They tend to be a bit smaller than the Class A motorhomes, but offer no less luxury. They often prove to be better handling machines for those unfamiliar with driving a motorhome and are the choice for RV rental businesses. These mighty machines hold their value well and open a whole new door to adventure and relaxation. Here are five of the best Class C Motorhomes you can find for under $100,000. Read Full Story →

By: On: Tuesday May 16 2017

Prime Time Tracer Breeze

Intent on taking advantage of the robust ultra-lite towable market, Wakarusa-based Prime Time Manufacturing, a division of Forest River, Inc., is launching the all-new Tracer Breeze ultra-lite travel trailer for the summer camping season.

“We’ve struck the perfect balance of affordability for the budget-conscious family with a long list of features that will look impressive pulling into the campground. The new Tracer Breeze will create a comfortable, convenient and satisfying camping experience,” said Tracer Product Manager Shane Miller. Read Full Story →

By: On: Friday May 12 2017

Best Class A Motorhomes

The old saying of, “you can’t take it with you,” doesn’t really seem to apply to folks who own a premium Class A motorhome. These luxurious kings of the road let you travel across the country with all the comforts of home along for the ride. But just because you have a budget, doesn’t mean you have to accept less of a motorhome. Let’s take a look at five Class-A motorhomes that have an MSRP under $200,000 that you’d be happy to call home. Read Full Story →

By: On: Friday May 5 2017

Fifth Wheel Scenic

Outside of going with a full-blown motorhome, a fifth wheel offers the luxuries of home and a lot of space for the camping enthusiast. They offer all of the amenities of home in a package that can be hauled down the road with the right tow vehicle. For some, these amazing trailers are home, providing a permanent domicile that can follow along on life’s journeys. Here are the five highest rated fifth-wheel RVs on the RVGuide.com website as ranked by our users. Read Full Story →

By: On: Monday May 1 2017

Class C Motorhome Beauty

If the latest numbers released by the RVIA are any indication, the RV industry is as strong as it has ever been. March 2017 had the most RV shipments of any month on record.

A total of 47,579 units were shipped to dealers in March 2017, up 16.8% compared to March 2016. The RVIA gets this data from a monthly survey of manufacturers. Read Full Story →

By: On: Thursday April 27 2017

Five Best Travel Trailer

Camping is a great way to explore the outdoors and relax away from the stresses of life. A great way to camp is via one of today’s travel trailers. These trailers let you take the comforts of home with you, yet still provide enough of the essence of camping to let you enjoy getting away from it all.

While you can spend a great deal on a travel trailer by adding more luxury and features, here are five of the very best travel trailers you can find for 2017 that have an MSRP under $20,000. Read Full Story →

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 →




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