TMC Shows ‘Super C’ Four Winds in Louisville

December 17, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Thor Motor Coach launched its first “Super C” motorhome in Louisville, rolling out the 33SW Four Winds floorplan built on Ford F-550 chassis and offering an expanded living area with 82-inch ceilings and a full-wall driver-side slideout. “With the Super C platform we were able to add an extra foot in the bathroom, including more shower space, while also opening up the bedroom by building the wardrobe into the full-wall slideout,” said Jerimiah Borkowski, director of communications for... Read more

Open Range Roamer Debuts Dual Bunk Slides

December 14, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Open Range extended its popular Roamer travel trailer lineup with a 38-foot 309BHS floorplan that features an “industry-first” rear sleeping area equipped with 42-inch deep opposing bunk sliderooms. The layout, also offered in the Shipshewana, Ind.-based company’s Mesa Ridge series, offers sleeping capacity for 11 that includes a U-lounge that folds out into a full-size bed and a split-entrance front bedroom. “The floorplan obviously caters to larger families,” said Josh Streich of... Read more

Cruiser Redesigns Popular Fun Finder Trailer

December 13, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Cruiser RV Inc. initiated a complete redesign on its lightweight, luxury Fun Finder travel trailer, creating a sleeker exterior while dressing up the interior with an emphasis on comfort. “We re-evaluated everything – from the floor to ceiling,” said Jay Mohamed, vice president of sales and marketing for the Howe, Ind.-based builder. “The result is a unit that is really distinctive and stands out in a very competitive marketplace.” One of the more striking additions is a laminated,... Read more

Little Guy’s B.O.S.S. Built to Endure Disasters

December 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Inspired by National Geographic’s “Doomsday Preppers” show and promoted by host Tim Ralston, Little Guy Worldwide’s “The B.O.S.S.” (Bug Out Survival Shelter) camper is a customized Rough Rider teardrop engineered to provide the “ultimate survival RV” for evacuees during natural disasters. “Although, The B.O.S.S. is uniquely equipped for disaster situations, it also is being marketed as a home base for people camping in remote areas,” noted CEO Chris Baum. Minimalist... Read more

Keystone Touts Dual-Axle Fuzion in Louisville

December 7, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Displaying a host of new floorplans, including several additions to the redesigned, top-selling Montana fifth-wheel line, Goshen, Ind.-based Keystone RV Co. showcased a 38-foot FZ342 Fuzion fifth-wheel toy hauler in Louisville. Touted as an “industry-first,” the triple-slide floorplan features a 12-foot garage built on a dual-axle platform that cuts weight and increases maneuverability compared with triple-axle units, and meets towing standards for the 3/4-ton towable market. “Our customers... Read more

Prime Time ‘Repositions’ Sanibel Fiver Lineup

December 7, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Prime Time's repositioned Sanibel fiver Wakarusa, Ind.-based Prime Time Manufacturing Inc. introduced its “repositioned” Sanibel line at the Louisville Show, fashioning a four-season, luxury fifth-wheel priced to compete in the heart of the marketplace. “The luxury fifth-wheel segment had become an arms race,” noted Jeff Wagner, product manager for the Forest River Inc. subsidiary. “We cut MSRP’s by $10,000 to $15,000 without sacrificing quality or the amenities full-timers are looking... Read more

LIFESTYLE Showcases Innovation in Louisville

November 21, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Middlebury, Ind.-based LIFESTYLE Luxury RV will cap off an exciting year when it unveils several innovative and improved product features in its luxury fifth-wheel lineup at next week’s 50th annual National RV Trade Show, Nov. 27-29 in Louisville, Ky. According to a news release, LIFESTYLE will be located at Booth No. 3549, North Wing, Hall 3 of the Kentucky Exposition Center. Features on display in Louisville underscoring LIFESTYLE Luxury RV’s commitment to quality and cutting-edge... Read more

Pleasure-Way to Receive Quality Circle Award

November 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Pleasure-Way Industries Ltd. will receive the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) Quality Circle Award for 2012 during a ceremony on Nov. 26, just prior to the National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, Pleasure-Way received marks well above the 80% qualifying percentage and was rated the top motorized manufacturer in North America for a third consecutive year in the 19th Annual Dealer Satisfaction Index Survey, administered by RVDA. “We sincerely appreciate... Read more

Partnership Puts Rand McNally in OEM Market

November 19, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Rand McNally announced that XiteSolutions North America Inc. will be offering Rand McNally’s navigation software as part of Xite’s Infotainment systems for RVs. According to a press release, XiteSolutions, which provides in-dash information and entertainment solutions to RV manufacturers, will begin delivering Rand McNally’s RV navigation with its new X1 family of Infotainment systems in early 2013. ”Rand McNally’s RV-specific navigation delivers the perfect solution for the RV... Read more

KZRV to Show Champagne Spree in Louisville

November 19, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

KZ's Spree Sandlewood Edition trailer KZRV LP will be introducing its Spree Sandlewood lightweight travel trailer featuring a champagne full-body exterior during the upcoming National RV Trade Show, Nov. 27-29 in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, KZ will be displaying product in Booth No. 1120 in the South Wing of the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC). “We are excited to offer full-body color in the Spree line,” said Marlene Snyder, product manager. “We have seen great... Read more

« Previous PageNext Page »