Best RV Magazines

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is the latest list of RV recalls compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Per strict NHTSA protocols, manufacturers will next notify its dealer partners of the recall notice. Each notice will include details of the affected vehicles as well as the appropriate remedy.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
LIVINGSTON, Texas – Go RV Rentals recently published its 2024 RV Rental Price Index, according to a press release. The Index records how much it costs to rent an RV in the U.S. ($183/day USD) and Canada ($192/day CAD). Reflecting good news for travelers, the Index reveals that the average... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Officials with Horizon Outdoor Hospitality, a leader in third-party management, and RVC Outdoor Destinations, a leading owner, operator, and developer of high-quality outdoor resorts, are thrilled to announce their joint venture to further expand Horizon’s management capabilities, including the addition of investment and development services. Their decade-long collaboration serves as... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
CINCINNATI – Roadtrippers, a leading road trip planning app, has launched the only AI-powered road trip planner designed for both cars and RVs, with personalized interactive trip recommendations based on their interests, preferences and vehicle type, according to a press release. “The announcement establishes a new benchmark for user experience... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a marketing communication from Lance Camper Manufacturing Corp., a division of REV Recreation Group. The 805 harkens back to an easier time. The original layout dates back to the Lance model 200 from the 1960s. We built iterations of the 805 fairly consistently up until... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
ELKHART, Ind. – With less than three weeks until the next all-female RV tech training class, there are still limited seats available for women who are looking to start a new career as an RV technician or supercharge their existing role by becoming a certified RV technician, according to a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
WIXOM, Mich. – General RV Center, the nation’s largest family-owned RV dealer, announced today in a press release it will offer a tuition-free, paid learning program for employees to further their education as RV service technicians. Recognizing there is a critical need for RV technicians nationwide, General RV created the General RV... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
CONROE, Texas – Nearly 100 exhibitors have signed up to participate in the Texas Association of Campground Owners’ annual Spring Meeting and Tradeshow, which is on target to become the largest in TACO’s 52-year history. The April 30-May 1 event will take place at the Lone Star Convention & Expo... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Nicole Schantz, vice president of OEM & Strategic Partnerships at Trader Interactive, says buyer behavior at RV Trader suggests the retail market is still active. Schantz, in talking with Capitol Talk co-hosts Sherm Goldenberg and Rick Kessler of RVBusiness, draws upon RV Trader’s vast reach into the consumer space for... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
General RV Center announced today it will offer a tuition-free, paid learning program for employees to further their education as RV service technicians. Recognizing the need for RV technicians nationwide, General RV created the General RV Tech School to help the next generation of RV techs get access to hands-on... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The RV Dealers Association (RVDA) urged industry members to support both the bipartisan Travel Trailer and Camper Tax Parity Act (H.R. 3624), introduced by Reps. Rudy Yakym (R-IN) and Dina Titus (D-NV), and the companion bill S.3345, which was introduced by Sens. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Angus King. The Travel... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The Department of the Interior announced a finalized Public Lands Rule to help guide the balanced management of America’s public lands. The Public Lands Rule provides tools for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to help improve the health and resilience of public lands in the face of a changing... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from Modern Campground. Horizon Outdoor Hospitality and RVC Outdoor Destinations announced a strategic joint venture aimed at expanding management services and integrating investment and development strategies. This collaboration marks a milestone in a decade-long relationship between two leaders in outdoor hospitality, setting a new standard... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Roadtrippers, a road trip planning tool, announced the launch of its AI-powered road trip planner designed for both cars and RVs, with personalized interactive trip recommendations based on their interests, preferences and vehicle type. Roadtrippers Autopilot is a cutting-edge and patent-pending road travel recommendation tool, the company said in a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from WDRB. GE Appliances has entered a unique partnership with the glamping resort next door to Appliance Park in Louisville, Kentucky. According to a news release, Progress Park Airstream Resort and Event Venue is now serving as a test location for GE Appliance’s Recreational Living... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Q: What is Genesis Products known for and what are consumers looking for now? Erin Curtis, Vice President of Marketing and Development: Genesis Products supplies almost any laminate interior component that goes inside of a coach from cabinets and cabinet doors to countertops and backsplashes to moldings and trim and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
A peer-to-peer RV rental platform’s new offering connects RV dealers with audiences looking to buy and sell RVs. RVezy recently introduced a buy-and-sell marketplace to its RV rental platform. RV owners can list RVs for sale and buy new ones through the marketplace. The company has facilitated RV rentals since... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
General RV Center is launching a tuition-free, RV service technician learning program for its employees. The dealer chain created the General RV Tech School to provide hands-on training access. With support from RV Technical Institute (RVTI) and other partners, students will earn RVTI certifications and gain skills leading to career... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued the following 2024 RV recalls: FOREST RIVER, INC. Pin Box May Separate from the Vehicle, Causing a Crash Towing while in a different position can cause the upper front structure to break and the pin box to separate from the vehicles,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
On May 10-11, campground earnings will fund pediatric oncology camps. Kampground of America (KOA) campgrounds will donate 50% of an RVer’s second-night site cost to the Care Camps Foundation. Care Camps funds more than 100 pediatric oncology camps across the U.S. and Canada. Each year, the organization distributes around $2... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
At 1 p.m. ET April 25, RMS North America will deliver its “State of the Industry: Generational Report Webinar.” The 60-minute free webinar will be centered on RMS research regarding camping and technology preferences across generations. The report provides insight into how each generation views camping. Campground owners will gain... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
The Biden-Harris Administration launched a new website providing outdoor public information and resources. The Department of the Interior, the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the White House Council on Environmental Quality collaborated to create the new website: Conservation.gov. Outdoor Recreation Roundtable President... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Triple E RV is celebrating its 60th anniversary and we’re all invited along for the ride. For more than six decades, the company has set the standard for luxury travel trailers and motorhomes, delivering outstanding craftsmanship and comfort to its customers. But now, it is taking things to an entirely... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
Lead photo: Getting ready for Spring and Summer camping adventures with the Camp Casual RV themed serving dish set… scroll down for more details. Eight Great RV Products for Spring and Summer Lippert Pop-Up Picnic GazeboLippert 12’ x 12’ Pop-Up Gazebo – Ideal for Breezy, Bug-Free Entertaining! Tired of spending... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Lifestyle Magazine | North America's Premiere RV Magazine
Venture RV adds SportTrek Touring 354VBH bunkhouse model A Special Report from our friends at KZ-RV SHIPSHEWANA, Indiana – Retail sales favorite brand Venture RV is raising the bar with the launch of a family-friendly and feature-packed bunkhouse fifth wheel floorplan: the SportTrek Touring 354VBH. 2024 Venture RV SportTrek Touring... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-22
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Lifestyle Magazine | North America's Premiere RV Magazine
Space Still Available For All-Female RV Technician Training A Special Report from our friends at RVWA Elkhart, IN – With less than three weeks until the next all-female RV tech training class, there are still limited seats available for women who are looking to start a new career as an... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-20
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Dealer News
As winter camping continues to grow in popularity, more RV owners are looking for ways to heat their rigs during cold-weather outings. Many have added a catalytic heater to their vehicles, giving them a safe, efficient option for extending their camping season. But what exactly is a catalytic heater, and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
Best-selling author and marketing executive Kevin Brown is scheduled to deliver the keynote address during the opening general session of the 2024 RV Dealers Convention/Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Paris Las Vegas. Brown is the author of “The Hero Effect” and “Unleashing Your Hero.” Named one of the Top... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Less than three weeks remain until the next all-female RV tech training class, held by The RV Women’s Alliance (RVWA) and RV Technical Institute (RVTI), and limited seats are. The class will take place in Elkhart, Indiana, May 6-10. The all-female tech class will provide women the opportunity to learn... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Dometic reported Friday that net sales for the first quarter were SEK 6,527 m (7,289); a decrease of -10%, of which -12% was organic growth. Operating profit (EBIT) was SEK 611 m (667), corresponding to a margin of 9.4% (9.2%). The Sweden-based global company reports its earnings in Krona. “The... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from The Goshen News. Two individuals instrumental in the work of the Boys & Girls Club of Elkhart County were honored Thursday for their long-standing community support. Former President & CEO Kevin Deary was inducted into the Indiana Boys & Girls Club Hall of Fame,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Polaris announced it is donating more than $130,000 to off-road vehicles (ORV), all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and snowmobile riding clubs, and organizations across the United States and Canada as a part of its TRAILS GRANTS program. The TRAILS GRANTS program offers support to organizations and programs that promote safe and responsible... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from Crain’s Cleveland Business. Many people have been coming into their workplaces less frequently than they used to in the days before COVID and the era of flexible schedules. Except, of course, for those in manufacturing jobs. They still need to come in five days... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Q: What is PVR, and why is it important for RV dealerships to track? A: PVR, or “per vehicle retailed,” is a metric that measures the average amount of profit that a dealership makes on each vehicle sold. It is calculated by taking the total F&I (finance & insurance) revenue... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Lackluster domestic demand for gasoline paired with decreasing oil prices led to the national average for a gallon of gas climbing just four cents to $3.67 since last week. With tensions running high over the past three weeks in the Middle East, the cost of oil reached the upper $80s... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Kevin Brown FAIRFAX, Va. – Best-selling author and successful marketing executive Kevin Brown is scheduled to deliver the keynote address during the opening general session of the 2024 RV Dealers Convention/Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Paris Las Vegas. Brown is the author of “The Hero Effect” and “Unleashing Your Hero”.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
PORTLAND, Ore. – The Dyrt, the No. 1 app for camping availability, photos and reviews, found that campers worked from the campsite more than ever in 2023. Results published in The Dyrt’s 2024 Camping Report presented by The All-New Toyota Tacoma indicate that 28.9% of campers worked while camping last year.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
SEATTLE, Wash. – In a significant move that promises to transform the RV wholesale industry, RVWhale.com, the premier dealer-to-dealer wholesale platform for dealers, today announced the launch of its enhanced version. This latest iteration introduces a suite of innovative features designed to streamline the buying and selling process for RV... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Many people have been coming into their workplaces less frequently than they used to in the days before COVID and the era of flexible schedules, according to an article at Crain’s Cleveland Business. Except, of course, for those in manufacturing jobs. They still need to come in five days a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Parks across the country have reported an Eclipse boost to their bottom-line. Credit: Camp Fimfo The April 8 eclipse had a positive effect on occupancies and revenue at many campgrounds, particularly those in the “path of totality,” which experienced several minutes of total darkness. Several park operators told Woodall’s Campground... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
ELKHART, Ind. – Vista Manufacturing, a leading provider of lighting and plastics solutions for diverse industries, today announced its expanded focus on the RV market, offering premium LED lighting solutions specifically designed for the needs of RV manufacturers. “We’re thrilled to bring our expertise in durable, low-profile LED lighting to... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
GOSHEN — Two individuals instrumental in the work of the Boys & Girls Club of Elkhart County were honored Thursday for their long-standing community support, according to a report in the Goshen News. Former President & CEO Kevin Deary was inducted into the Indiana Boys & Girls Club Hall of... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
STOCKHOLM – Dometic, a global market leader in the mobile living industry, today reported financial results from it’s first quarter of 2024. (The report is issued in Swedish kronas (SEK). Today’s exchange rate shows one SEK equaling 0.092 U.S. dollars.) Highlights included: Net sales were SEK 6,527 million (USD 596.9... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Members of the RV Dealers Association and other industry professionals re-issued a call to action for people around the country to get behind passage of legislation that would restore the floor plan interest on travel trailers and campers to the list of fully deductible items on a business’ ledger. During... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Garnet Instruments Business Development Manager Stewart Pervis (L) and Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) lab technician Andrew Marquis (R) smile next to the SeeLeveL demonstration kit. Garnet Instruments Business Development Manager Stewart Pervis walked onto the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) campus with a bulky briefcase in tow.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Adaptation occurs gradually. Dirt roads transformed into paved asphalt with vehicles buzzing across. A brick-sized cell phone shifted into a thin, touch-screen device. Adaptation transformation enhances products and devices to reach higher quality levels. Gen-Y Hitch adapts to consumer demands. The towing supplier advances product innovation by retaining and applying... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Best-selling author and marketing executive Kevin Brown will deliver the keynote address during the opening general session of the 2024 RVDA Convention/Expo Nov. 12, at the Paris Las Vegas. Brown has more than two decades of experience as a sales and marketing executive. He worked at Servpro, where he contributed... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
RVIA’s Aftermarket Conference registration is now open. The conference will be at the Caribe Royale in Orlando, Florida, Aug. 12-15. The conference includes one-on-one appointments to learn about new aftermarket products and services. RVIA will present suppliers, distributors, sales representatives and product of the year awards. The conference will include... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
The RV/MH Hall of Fame Supplier’s Show is nearly two-thirds full. The show will commence in Elkhart, Indiana, alongside Elkhart Extravaganza in September. Elkhart Extravaganza dates have not yet been finalized. The 2024 show will look a little different compared with years past in a new 36,000-square-foot space. Registration remains... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Take a tour of Four Woods Laminating, Inc. in Topeka, Indiana. See how Venture RV’s cabinets are crafted in this Amish-owned wood working shop. The post VIDEO: Venture RV Tours Cabinet Vendor Plant appeared first on RV News.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
The weekend is nearly here, but before we embark on two days of rest and relaxation, there’s still time to catch up on the latest happenings from the RV and camping industry. Here are a few things that happened this week that you might have missed: Storyteller Overland Adds Mode... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-19
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
DJI—a brand best known for its drones, action cameras, and other photo/video products—is expanding into the portable power station market. Today, the company unveiled its first two models—the Power 1000 and Power 500—in a bid to carve out a slice of this increasingly crowded and competitive market space. These new... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
Meyer Distributing announced its 2024 First Quarter Outstanding Sales Performance Award. This award recognizes sales account managers who consistently exceed expectations at Meyer Distributing. Meyer’s 2024 First Quarter Outstanding Sales Performance Award went to Ashdon Donato, an inside sales account manager for the Commercial/Fleet/Snow & Ice category. “Ashdon has hit... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Storyteller Overland, manufacturer of Class B RV adventure vans and off-grid expedition vehicles, announced the MODE XO as the latest addition to its adventure van lineup. The all-new MODE XO floorplan brings Storyteller’s craftsmanship and innovative approach to interior versatility to an expanded audience of adventurers with the introduction of... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Harvest Hosts announced its Cow Cuddling Internship program for the summer of 2024. This internship offers an opportunity for passionate individuals to immerse themselves in the therapeutic practice of cuddling with cows (and mini cows) while contributing to their well-being, Harvest Hosts said. As a Cow Cuddling intern, participants will... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The 2024 RV Aftermarket Conference is scheduled for Aug. 12-15 in Orlando, Florida, and registration is now open. The conference, focusing on supporting a great parts and accessory purchasing experience that will benefit supply chain members and the RV consumer, is open to all RV Industry Association (RVIA) members. During... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
RVWhale.com, a dealer-to-dealer wholesale platform for dealers, announced the launch of its enhanced version. This latest iteration introduces a suite of features designed to streamline the buying and selling process for RV dealerships across the United States and Canada. The platform’s blind system ensures fairness by concealing dealership information until... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Go RV Rentals has released its 2024 RV Rental Price Index, which records how much it costs to rent an RV in the U.S. The data indicated that the average base price to rent an RV remains unchanged from one year ago, and the base cost to rent an RV... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) said Wednesday it applauds the successful House markup of the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) Reform Act (H.R. 7986), legislation introduced by House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith. The GSP Reform Act is essential for the continued growth of the outdoor recreation industry... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
A giant checkered rabbit hopped by as we opened the entry door to Briter Products’ facility. Over the years, we have hosted many pets of RVers, but this was a first! “This is Stashe. We have three bunny rabbits,” an RV owner told us, who was here for a LiFePO4... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
From “RVing Today TV”m a longtime RV lifestyle television program: This week we join John DiPietro in Quartzsite, Ariz., for a visit with Kimi King, who runs the “Quartzsite Sports, Vacation and RV Show,” the largest consumer-based RV show in the world. Also, Mark and Dawn Polk from “RV Education... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Each September, in conjunction with the Elkhart Dealer Open House (exact dates TBA), the RV/MH Hall of Fame hosts the industry’s suppliers, offering them an opportunity to get in front of the wholesale side of the industry. This event has been dubbed by many of the most prolific industry media... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Progressive Insurance announced that its continued commitment to addressing the evolving needs of auto and RV consumers led to the decision to add DIY camper van conversion coverage to its insurance policies. Historically, DIY vans have been considered an unacceptable risk in its insurance program — RVers could insure professionally... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Josh “The RV Nerd” Winters offers his selections for the best new travel trailers introduced for the 2024 camping season. The post OEM Showcase: Who Made RV Nerd’s Top 5 New Travel Trailers? first appeared on RVBusiness - Breaking RV Industry News.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Storyteller Overland, the pioneering adventure lifestyle brand and industry-leading manufacturer of MODE Adventure Vans and GXV Expedition Vehicles, officially announced the MODE XO as the latest addition to their best-in-class Class B RV adventure van lineup MODE XO Interior The all-new MODE XO floorplan brings Storyteller’s industry-leading... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
MILFORD, Ohio – The Yogi Bear-themed parks are increasingly doing their part to protect the environment with water- and energy-saving practices and recycling initiatives as well as educational programs with environmental themes As the world celebrates Earth Day on April 22, the anniversary of the modern environmental movement, Jellystone Park... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
JASPER, Ind. – Meyer Distributing announces its 2024 First Quarter Outstanding Sales Performance Award. This award recognizes sales account managers who consistently exceed expectations at Meyer Distributing. Our 2024 First Quarter Outstanding Sales Performance Award goes to: Ashdon Donato, an Inside Sales Account Manager for the Commercial/Fleet/Snow & Ice category.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
KENT, Wash. – Torklift, a leader in the RV and aftermarket towing solutions industry, announced a “groundbreaking shift” in its manufacturing process by adopting stainless steel for its products. “While many competitors continue to use mild steel, Torklift recognizes the unparalleled benefits of stainless steel and is committed to offering... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
FAIRFAX, Va. – Save the date! Registration is now available for the 2024 RV Aftermarket Conference, according to an article on the RV Industry Assocation (RVIA) News and Insights page. The event is scheduled for Monday, August 12 through Thursday, August 15 in Orlando, FL. The big picture: The conference, focusing on... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
THOR President Bob Martin speaks during the dedication ceremony as Lifeline Ministries Executive Director Darrell Peterson looks on. (Photo: Ron Barger/RVBusiness) ELKHART, ind. – The good news of offering a variety of new vocational education pathways to the youth of Elkhart brought together local dignitaries, representatives from Thor Industries and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Storyteller Overland’s Mode Adventure Van has a new floorplan available now. The Mode XO will include two major changes to the company’s Mode Type B motorhome. For the first time, Mode will feature an enclosed water closet. Storyteller Overland is calling the feature the BoomBox. Before XO, all Mode adventure... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Expion360’s next-generation Group 27 and GC2 batteries will be shipping nationally in May. The next-generation batteries include the supplier’s Vertical Heat Conduction (VHC) internal heating system. The VHC uses Expion360’s Positive Temperature Coefficient Heating Film (PTCHF) to evenly distribute heat, promote battery performance and use less energy. Expion360 CEO Brian... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
A redesigned EasyCare logo will decorate the Jordan Anderson Racing car No. 31 zooming around the Talladega Speedway in Lincoln, Alabama, at the NASCAR Xfinity Series AG-PRO race Saturday. The logo’s debut appearance will mark EasyCare and National Auto Care’s merging. Both are Apco Holdings brands. National Auto Care, which... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Torklift is shifting its manufacturing process. The towing supplier is now constructing its product with stainless steel. The company said, “We believe that by embracing stainless steel, we are setting a new standard of excellence in our industry.” Torklift said it is implementing this change to gain numerous material benefits.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
The RV Rental Association (RVRA) RV rental business survey closes Friday. Members are encouraged to complete the survey before time runs out. The survey will gauge the market’s current state in terms of fleet size, RV type and consumer preferences. The results will expand consumer understanding of RV rental travel... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Eyes On… Photo Credit: Keystone RV Keystone’s New Bike Bunker About two-thirds of all fifth-wheel owners either travel with e-bikes or want to, say the number-crunchers at Keystone RV, one of the biggest manufacturers of towables. So, designers built a slide-out bike garage into a new floor plan (3623EB) of... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
Fleming College School of Trades and Technology Motor Power Technician – Recreational and Sport Vehicles Program RV Dealer News: We had the opportunity to meet the team from Fleming College at the Toronto Spring Camping and RV Show. Their Trades and Technology program is an excellent way for students to... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Dealer News
On the Move for Improvement: RV and Camping Industries Push for Critical Investments from Federal Government  A Special Report from the CCRVC, RVDA of Canada, and CRVA team. OTTAWA, April 17, 2024 – It’s RV and Camping Advocacy Day! Leaders from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Dealer News
En route pour le futur : Les industries du VR et du camping font pression pour que le gouvernement fédéral déploie des investissements cruciaux Un rapport spécial de l’équipe RVDA / CRVA / CCRVC. OTTAWA, le 17 avril 2024 – Des dirigeants de l’Association des concessionnaires de véhicules récréatifs (ACVR)... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Dealer News
RV Lifestyle Magazine – 44-268 Crawford Crescent, Campbellville, Ontario, L0P 1B0 Tel: 905-844-8218 ext 229Here’s how to grow your business… RV Lifestyle Magazine and the website at www.rvlifemag.com deliver expert content to North America’s RV enthusiast families. RV Lifestyle Magazine – Print edition Our print editions reach more than 40,000... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-18
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Lifestyle Magazine | North America's Premiere RV Magazine
Leaders from the RV Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and the Canadian Camping and RV Association (CCRVA) were on Parliament Hill Wednesday to advocate for an increase in federal support targeted at improving camping infrastructure and electrification, promoting the development of skilled workforce across the nation and to install a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
EasyCare and National Auto Care, APCO Holdings brands, announced that they have merged into a unified nationwide F&I provider under the EasyCare brand. The merger follows the acquisition of National Auto Care in January 2023. With a combined forty years, the brands are known for their F&I solutions, award-winning products,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Dometic announced it is launching a lightweight camp shelter featuring a small pack size, aluminum frame and dope-dyed fabric for car campers and outdoor lovers. The fabric of the portable shelter is dope-dyed, the company said in a release, meaning the product is not only UV resistant and less prone... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Torklift International announced a shift in its manufacturing process by adopting stainless steel for its products. Stainless steel offers a multitude of advantages over traditional mild steel, Torklift said, making it the preferred choice for various applications. Benefits include: Corrosion Resistance: The chromium content in stainless steel forms an invisible oxide barrier... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a letter from Craig Kirby, the RV Industry Association (RVIA)’s president and CEO. RVs Move America Week is only six short weeks away! This is such an essential week for the industry, as it highlights the success and growth the $140 billion American-made RV industry has experienced... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from Modern Campground. A new study released by Modern Campground, in partnership with Cairn Consulting Group, reveals that 52% of potential campground guests are influenced by a property’s use of sustainable practices when making their booking decisions. The report, titled “The Green Blueprint: Stewardship &... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Aqua-Hot, an Airxcel brand, is hosting a live, in-person all-women’s RV technician Level 1 training this week in partnership with the RV Women’s Alliance (RVWA) and the RV Technical Institute (RVTI). The week-long training is being held at Aqua-Hot’s new facilities in Frederick, Colorado. The five-day Level 1 course will... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The Weekly Facebook Live show RVing in New England, hosted by the New England RV Dealers Association (NERVDA), was scheduled to host an open mic night, asking fans to submit questions they have ahead of camping season via the chat or by email. Co-hosted by Bob Zagami and John DiPietro,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
“RVing in New England,” the weekly Facebook Live show hosted by the New England RV Dealers Association (NERVDA), this week will feature an open mic night for its fans. Co-hosted by Bob Zagami and John DiPietro, tonight’s show airs at 7 p.m. EDT. The post Tonight’s ‘RVing in New England’ Show Hosts... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
EDITOR’S NOTE: The videos above and below by Mike and Jennifer Wendland, creators of the RV Lifestyle website, podcast and YouTube channel, in which they share their reviews of five Class B motorhomes. The post ‘RV Lifestyle’ Reviews B-Vans by Coachmen, Roadtrek, Winnebago first appeared on RVBusiness - Breaking RV Industry News.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
STOCKHOLM – Dometic adds a new product to its Dometic Go car camping gear series, according to a press release. The new compact camp shelter is made with lightweight aluminum and dope-dyed fabric – material produced with a lower environmental impact. This new shelter provides a protected, safe area at... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
FREDERICK, Colo. – Aqua-Hot, an Airxcel brand, is hosting a live, in-person all-women’s RV technician Level 1 training this week in partnership with the RV Women’s Alliance (RVWA) and the RV Technical Institute (RVTI). The week-long training is being held at Aqua-Hot’s new facilities in Frederick, Colo., according to a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
From Los Angeles Chargers: Go inside LA Chargers Head Coach Jim Harbaugh’s RV as he gives a behind-the-scenes tour on what life has been like living out of a motor home in Huntington Beach, Calif. Later, Offensive Coordinator Greg Roman joins him to show off his own RV, which helped... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
OTTAWA – Leaders from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada and the Canadian Camping and RV Association (CCRVA) are on Parliament Hill today to advocate for an increase in federal support targeted at improving camping infrastructure and electrification, promoting the development of skilled workforce across the nation and to... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Pricier than both direct rivals from the Ford Motor Company and Stellantis, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has entered the 2025 model year with even higher prices, according to a report at AutoEvolution.com. The fossil-fuel range now starts at $50,900 sans the ridiculously high $2,295 destination and delivery charge, whereas the 2024... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Passenger cars, trucks, and SUVs aren’t having all the fun when it comes to electrification, according to an aritcle at MotorTrend,com. All kinds of other vehicle sectors are racing toward the electric future, including the commercial and recreational vehicle (RV) markets, which are in fact combined in this marriage between... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Michilah Grimes, the director of Corporate & Community Impact for Lippert, and Mike Gaeddert, a Forest River general manager overseeing the Catalina and Aurora travel trailers brands, join Rick Kessler and Sherm Goldenberg of RVBusiness for a Capitol Talk discussion on the 3rd annual industry-wide park cleanup event. The RV... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
While final details are being addressed, ticket sales for the 2024 RV Industry Power Breakfast have already surpassed last year’s record attendance of about 1,100. This year’s breakfast, starting at 6:45 a.m. with the program itself at 7:15 a.m., is set for Thursday, May 9, at the RV/MH Hall of Fame and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Pamela VanderMel is transitioning into her new role at Lippert as the vice president of warranty. She previously worked as Lippert’s senior director of warranty and director of warranty. VanderMel started at Lippert in 2002 as an inaugural member of the Lippert Customer Support Services Team. Lippert said, “VanderMel has... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
According to Go RV Rentals’ 2024 RV Rental Price Index, the average base price to rent an RV remains unchanged compared with one year ago. The RV rental website company found the average U.S. RV rental price is $183 per day, as of March. Canada’s average is $192 per day.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Aqua-Hot, an Airxcel brand, is hosting an in-person, women’s RV technician Level 1 training in Frederick, Colorado, this week. Aqua-Hot General Manager Selma Salihagic said, “This training marks a significant milestone in promoting diversity and inclusivity within the RV industry, and we are honored to play a role in this... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
RVIA welcomed eight new members in March. The association added two new park model manufacturers. Dynamite Builders in Fort Shaw, Montana and Gulf Atlantic Cottages in Tampa, Florida, both joined the association. RVIA added travel trailer manufacturer Bowlus Road Chief in Henderson, Nevada. New Type B motorhome manufacturers include Caravan... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
In the ever-evolving world of business, competition is constant. The RV industry is no exception. For dealers who have built successful RV dealerships from the ground up, resting on their laurels and believing they secured their place in the market can be easy. However, the truth is, no business—no matter... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
When Jessy Muller took to the road six years ago, she wanted a change: to orient her life around nature, live more intentionally and pay close attention to the resources she consumed. At home in Minneapolis, she started tucking extra cash into an envelope. She labeled it “The Great Escape.”... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
The following recalls were issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on April 15, 2024. To search for recalls, investigations, and complaints by vehicle year, make, model, and VIN, visit www.nhtsa.gov/recalls. NHTSA’s vehicle safety hotline is (888) 327-4236.   AIRSTREAM INC. 24V-257: Certain 2024 Pottery Barn travel trailers. The... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-17
Source: RV Magazines
By Family RVing Magazine
Soft drink giant PepsiCo says put down that ginger ale! A company investigation reveals Schweppes Zero Sugar Ginger Ale may actually be loaded with sugar. Could be a health issue for some For some of those with certain underlying conditions, too much sugar can lead to serious health problems. The... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
We reported earlier on 2023 National Park visitation stats, up 4% from 2022. We won’t hit you with “the Big Five,” but put this to you: What five national parks set new visitation records in 2023? The answer may surprise you—and give you more places to visit for your Bucket... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Would you like to walk in the footsteps of dinosaurs? Swing by Ouray, Colorado, and you can. The U.S. Forest Service has bought up 27 acres of land on which lays “the largest continuous dinosaur trackway in the world.” Walk in the footsteps of dinosaurs? In a circle, yes The... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Issue 2362 Welcome to RV Travel’s Daily Tips Newsletter, where you’ll find helpful RV-related tips from the pros, travel advice, RV videos, product reviews and more. Please tell your friends about us. Today’s thought “Life is not a spectator sport. If you’re going to spend your whole life in the... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Dear Dave, I had a frameless window leak water from the top inside during a rainstorm, resulting in water running down the bathroom wall and pooling on the floor. How do these seal and how can they be maintained? —Steve, 2017 GD Momentum 388 Dear Steve, Even though most RV... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
In the video above, we join Chuck and Cherie, of En Route with Chuck and Cherie, for a tour of one of the tiniest travel trailers on the market. However, despite its diminutive size, the SUN LITE 13BD LTD packs in everything you need to be comfortable at camp or... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
By Cheri Sicard Traveling with cats in your RV’s tow vehicle can present unique challenges to both felines and their humans. In the video above we join Jerry from I Love RV Life as he shares what has worked for him and his wife, Joan, and their kitties, Mink and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Have you ever dreamed of traveling across the surface of the moon in a fully self-contained, pressurized RV all while weighing six times less than you do on Earth? This dream is soon to be a reality for astronauts. President Biden recently unveiled a groundbreaking collaboration with Japan, announcing an... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Older RVs used to have more carpeting than newer models. Carpeting can be a real drag for those of you who are outdoorsy, spend time in lots of muddy and wet places, or have pets. Oh, the damage muddy paws can do… How much of your current RV’s floor is... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Ford calls it “a truck offensive.” Industry watchers suggest it’s more “spin.” In any event, Ford dealers are being hit with 144,000 new F-150s. In a press release, Ford says it is “now shipping the all-new Ranger and Ranger Raptor, new F-150, F-150 PowerBoost Hybrid, F-150 Raptor, and F-150 Lightning,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Travel
Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn If you’re interested in exploring Tennessee, put Honeysuckle Meadows RV Park on your list of places to stay. This lovely park showcases the natural beauty of this state, and it’s close to the famous Great Smoky Mountains. This park has a nice mixture of rustic charm... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV Life
Wave Express, one of North America’s largest RV transporters, has pledged $100,000 to the Mike Molino RV Learning Center. The pledge will provide critical funding for the RV Learning Center at a time of increasing demand for its fixed operations educational programs that serve front-line dealer personnel. RV Learning Center... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Lippert Components announced the promotion of Pamela VanderMel to vice president of warranty. VanderMel brings over two decades of invaluable experience and dedication to her new role, Lippert said. Since beginning her journey with Lippert in 2002 as an inaugural member of the Lippert Customer Support Services Team, VanderMel has... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Dragonfly Energy Holdings Corp., maker of Battle Born Batteries and an industry leader in energy storage, reported its financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec. 31, 2023. “Despite the near-term growth and market headwinds, we have continued to execute and achieve our stated targets... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from aboutcampbtob.eu. The German caravanning industry association (CIVD) reported that new motor caravan registrations reached an all-time high of 19,805 units (plus 7.2%) in the first quarter of 2024. New caravan registrations fell by around 260 units and, with a total of 5,030 new registrations,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a report from the Ottawa Business Journal. As sales of RVs fall across Canada, an Ottawa startup that connects RV owners with renters via an online marketplace is using its platform to steer potential customers toward dealerships. Founded in 2016, RVezy lists more than 15,000 RVs, tent... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The following is a profile from the RV Industry Association (RVIA). The mission of the RV Technical Institute (RVTI) is to provide world-class training for RV maintenance and repair that will increase the RV industry’s number of trained RV technicians available to service the millions of RVs on the road.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The Dyrt found that campers worked from the campsite more than ever in 2023. Results published in The Dyrt’s 2024 Camping Report presented by The All-New Toyota Tacoma indicate that 28.9% of campers worked while camping last year. That number is up from 23.8% in 2022 and 2021, despite many workplaces encouraging remote employees... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Torklift International launched an online platform for its dealer network. The Torklift Dealer Portal has various tools to streamline dealership operations. Torklift International President Jack Kay said, “This platform not only simplifies day-to-day operations but also reinforces our dedication to fostering strong, mutually beneficial partnerships with our dealers.” The portal... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Go RVing’s monthly trends report analyzed artificial intelligence (AI) use among RV and camping consumers. Go RVing found RVers often use AI to plan their travel routes. Consumers utilized tools such as AdventureGenie, ChatGPT or Google Gemini to plan trips. Kampgrounds of America’s (KOA) June 2023 Research Report revealed that... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Wave Express pledged $100,000 to the Mike Molino RV Learning Center. The pledge will provide the RV Learning Center funding as fixed-operations educational programs demand increases. Wave Express Executive Vice President Andy Cripe said, “Wave Express is committed to serving dealers with integrity, safe and responsible transportation and tools to... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
As the RV Technical Institute (RVTI) continues to grow, new faces are surfacing. Mary Smith has joined RVTI as a recruitment administrator. Smith will fulfill administrative duties and provide information on the institute’s training sessions. She will speak with those interested in Level 1 and Level 2 training. “I am... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
M&T Bank cited strong performance in its indirect RV lending portfolio among the top performing financial categories in the first quarter of 2024. Company Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Daryl Bible said the bank prudently managed expenses in the quarter. “We are off to a solid start... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
According to a 2023 survey, 141,000 Canadians held full-time RV industry jobs in 2023. RVDA of Canada detailed the industry’s influence throughout the country in its April newsletter. The survey was conducted by the Portage Group and Parcel Economics. The survey found the industry added $16.2 billion to the country’s... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Camp Margaritaville Auburndale is thrilled to announce an electrifying performance by the legendary Kenny Rogers Band, featuring the incomparable Don Gatlin, on April 19. This highly anticipated event promises an unforgettable evening of live music and entertainment in the Paradise Pavilion at Camp Margaritaville Auburndale, according to a press release. Alexa... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Thys Vink of Veurink’s RV Center in Grand Rapids, Mich., provides a walk-through tour of the 2024 Winnebago Access 26RL travel trailer. The post OEM Showcase: 2024 Winnebago Access 26RL Couple’s Coach first appeared on RVBusiness - Breaking RV Industry News.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a News & Insights report by the RV Industry Association (RVIA). Mary Smith The mission of the RV Technical Institute is to provide world-class training for RV maintenance and repair that will increase the RV industry’s number of trained RV technicians available to service the... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
As sales of recreational vehicles fall across Canada, an Ottawa startup that connects RV owners with renters via an online marketplace is using its platform to steer potential customers toward dealerships, according to a report by the Ottawa Business Journal. Founded in 2016, RVezy lists more than 15,000 RVs, tent... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
The German caravanning industry association, CIVD, has reported that new motor caravan registrations reached an all-time high of 19,805 units (+7.2%) in the first quarter. New caravan registrations fell by around 260 units and, with a total of 5,030 new registrations, were below the previous year’s level. The continued enthusiasm... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Pamela VanderMel ELKHART, Ind. – Lippert Components, Inc., has announced the promotion of Pamela VanderMel to Vice President of Warranty. Pamela VanderMel brings over two decades of experience and dedication to her new role. Since beginning her journey with Lippert in 2002 as an inaugural member of the Lippert Customer... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
KENT, Wash. – Torklift International, a pioneering name in the RV and automotive industry, unveils its latest innovation, the Torklift Dealer Portal. This comprehensive online platform is meticulously crafted to empower our esteemed network of dealers with enhanced efficiency, convenience, and support. The Torklift Dealer Portal serves as a centralized... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
The COVID-19 pandemic not only created unprecedented demand for towable and motorized RVs but park model RVs too, which campgrounds have been using as rental accommodations over the past couple of decades. The unprecedented demand for park models was frustrating for campground and RV resort developers during the COVID pandemic,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
RENO, Nev., – Dragonfly Energy Holdings Corp., maker of Battle Born Batteries® and an industry leader in energy storage, today reported its financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec. 31. Hightlights included: Successful diversification of revenue underway, with launch in Q4 2023 of all-electric... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Wave Express, one of North America’s largest RV transporters, has pledged $100,000 to the Mike Molino RV Learning Center, according to a release. The pledge will provide critical funding for the RV Learning Center at a time of increasing demand for its fixed operations educational programs that serve front-line dealer... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RVBusiness
Photo Credit: Forest River Forest River Arctic Wolf Bring the Whole Pack Forest River knows its fifth-wheels: The colossal manufacturer turns out a couple of dozen brands of them in a gazillion floor plans. The Arctic Wolf is the company’s lightweight series, and its 287BH model sleeps ten between a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By RV.com
It had been a long time since I’d climbed aboard a van by MDC. Too long. And, in all honesty, I didn’t know what to expect. The company started over 15 years ago importing campers, but over the years has invested heavily in its Australian operations. The upshot is, each... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-16
Source: RV Magazines
By GoRV
REV Group, manufacturer of specialty vehicles, announced Amy Campbell has joined the company as chief financial officer (CFO), effective April 15. Campbell sits on REV’s executive leadership team and reports to CEO and President Mark Skonieczny. Prior to REV Group, Campbell served as CFO of ASC Engineered Solutions and CFO... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Venture RV is launching a family-friendly and feature-packed bunkhouse fifth wheel floorplan dubbed the SportTrek Touring 354VBH. “The SportTrek Touring fifth wheels are a proven hit with families,” said Dave Boggs, general manager of Venture RV. “By using the same DNA as our travel trailers with purposeful design and user experience,... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Torklift International unveiled its latest innovation, the Torklift Dealer Portal. The comprehensive online platform is crafted to empower Torklift’s network of dealers with enhanced efficiency, convenience and support, the company said. The Torklift Dealer Portal serves as a centralized hub designed to streamline various aspects of dealership operations. With a... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Truma North America will celebrate Earth Day with its fourth annual Spring Clean-Up Event at High Dive Park in Elkhart, Indiana. New signage will be unveiled, naming Truma as the corporate sponsor of High Dive Park. Truma was the first company to join the city’s Adopt-a-Park program last fall, and... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued the following weekly vehicular recalls: Forest River is recalling 1,552 2024 Aurora and Coachmen Catalina travel trailers. Improper routing may leave the distribution panel wire unprotected from the battery. Forest River’s number for this recall is 203-1757. Keystone RV Co. is recalling 33... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Alliance for Automotive Innovation released its state-by-state analysis, spotlighting Colorado below, of the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) market for Q4 and full year 2023. The Get Connected Electric Vehicle Report summarizes EV sales, purchasing trends and charging infrastructure across the country. For full-year 2023 EV sales: Nationally, EVs represented 9.5% of new light-duty vehicle... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
Americans boosted spending at a hotter-than-expected pace in March, underscoring how shoppers remain resilient despite inflationary pressures and other economic challenges. Retail sales rose 0.7% last month — almost double what economists had forecast — after rising 0.9% in February, according to Commerce Department data released Monday. The February figure was revised upward.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV PRO
RV Technical Institute (RVTI) is making waves with a new program that enables technicians to get Level 4 certified in a year or less. In March, the first ripple surfaced when 24 RV technicians completed a Level 3 electrical specialty track training session at the RVTI headquarters in Elkhart, Indiana.... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
Venture RV launched its third floorplan for the SportTrek Touring fifth wheel. The 354VBH floorplan provides new features, including the first bunk house offering among the three available floorplans. Venture RV General Manager Dave Boggs said, “The SportTrek Touring fifth wheels are a proven hit with families. By using the... Read more
Published on: 2024-04-15
Source: RV Magazines
By RV News
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