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By: On: Friday July 22 2016

2017 Outlaw Cover

Thor Motor Coach’s 2017 Outlaw motorized toy haulers feature valuable camper conveniences aimed to fit today’s life on the road.

Class A Outlaw motorhomes receive upgrades from top to bottom this year. Interior decors, faucets, matching stainless steel kitchen appliances, and flooring have been refreshed to keep up with today’s design trends. The most obvious addition is the Amish handcrafted solid hardwood cabinetry with its intricate detailing and high-gloss glaze application.

By: On: Wednesday September 9 2015

Prime Time Fury

Prime Time Manufacturing has added a new member to its towables lineup – the Fury Toy Hauler.

According to Prime Time, the Fury was designed to meet the needs of customers in the half-ton pickup market.

By: On: Thursday June 25 2015

Heartland Torque Extreme Lite

Heartland RV has introduced its new Torque Extreme Lite travel trailer series, which targets the half-ton pickup market.

“Heartland has experienced tremendous growth over the last few years in the fifth-wheel toy hauler segment,” says General Manager A.J. Jones “However, because of production limitations in the past, we weren’t able to expand into other areas of the market, which continues to branch into new categories.”

By: On: Wednesday June 10 2015

2016 Chateau Super C 22B

2016 Thor Motor Coach (TMC) motorhomes are arriving at dealerships across the United States and Canada. Of particular interest is the new 22B Class C model for both the Four Winds and Chateau brands.

The 22B provides a spacious living area with a large booth dinette that easily accommodates four full-sized adults,” TMC says in a release. “The kitchen has ample counter space and many storage areas not normally found in a coach of this size. The ingenious bed slideout features a queen sized Denver Mattress with plenty of walk around space.”

By: On: Friday May 22 2015

Pacific Coachworks Rage'n Toy Hauler

Pacific Coachworks has announced that it is leading the California market in toy hauler sales.

PCW’s toy hauler products include the Sandsport, Powerlite, Rage’n, and most recently the Blaze’n.

By: On: Tuesday September 16 2014

Prime Time Spartan 300

Prime Time Manufacturing, a division of Forest River Inc., has introduced the all-new Spartan 300 Series toy haulers during the 7th Annual Elkhart County Open House, Sept. 16-18.

The complete 300 Series lineup includes travel trailer floorplans consisting of open garage layouts along with separated garages and a full line of fifth wheels.

By: On: Wednesday December 4 2013

Prime Time Spartan

Prime Time Manufacturing has introduced the all-new Spartan Toy Hauler at the 51st Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky.

The complete Spartan line-up will include several fifth wheel models, an offering of travel trailers, and a selection of smaller, lightweight SUTs targeting half-ton tow vehicles. According to Spartan Product Manager, Brian Weaver, “We will have a wide range of Spartan products for our dealers so that they can fully capitalize on the explosive growth in the toy hauler segment. The fifth wheel on display at Louisville is positioned directly in the heart of the high-volume fifth wheel market and we are incredibly excited about its great looks, abundant features, and strong value.”

By: On: Thursday August 15 2013

SportTrek Toy Hauler

Venture RV is expanding into the toy hauler travel trailer market with it’s a new SportTrek toy hauler floorplan.

“With the success of the SportTrek lightweight travel trailers, I have several dealer partners requesting us to build a lightweight travel trailer toy hauler,” says Dave Boggs, director of marketing and sales. “We have taken one of the bestselling floorplans and engineered it even better.”

By: On: Wednesday March 20 2013

Thor Outlaw Toy HaulerThor Motor Coach has announced that Statistical Surveys found Outlaw Toy Haulers to be the best retail selling Class A toy haulers in North America.

According to Thor, Outlaw Toy Haulers are attracting buyers outside the original market for which it was created. Thor says more and more customers are finding these Toy Haulers are not just for hauling toys, like motorcycles and ATVs.

“Outlaw Toy Haulers are the best choice for people wanting maximum flexibility in a self-contained motorhome with space for just about anything,” Thor says in a release. Thor suggests a number of possible uses for Outlaw Toy Haulers:
• Dog grooming studio
• Mobile dental office
• Mobile office area
• Medical examination rooms
• Hunting lodge
• Mobile blood drive unit
• Family with pets or bicycles
• The ultimate tailgating & party RV

By: On: Thursday November 24 2011

CrossRoads RV continues to aggressively expand its lineup with the new Elevation Toy Hauler.

According to CrossRoads RV, the Elevation is a full-featured toy hauler; offering two travel trailers and three fifth wheel floor plans with more to follow. It has been designed specifically for the ½ ton and ¾ ton market.

“The Eelevation has been a project driven by passion,” says Matt Thompson, general manager for the CrossRoads RV toy hauler division. “Nearly everyone involved are riders of some sort from our President Don Emahiser, Product Champion (Kevin Combs), V.P. of Operations Dan Kreider, Production Manager Mike Cline and yes even me! I would like to thank Travis Pastrana , Kurt Nicoll and the rest of the Nitro Circus team for being so instrumental in the Elevation’s birth. Where else can you find a full profile, 35-foot long, triple slide, bath and a half with a 10’ garage, just over 9,500 lbs? Elevation the name says it all…we’re taking toy haulers to new heights!”




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