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Adventurer Introducing New Eagle Cap Class C

November 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Interior of Eagle Cap 1165 truck camper Adventurer LP (ALP), which acquired the assets of La Grande, Ore.-based Eagle Cap Campers Inc. a year ago, has expanded the brand with the planned launch of a new Class C motorhome at the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 49th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. “ALP has been building Class C motorhomes since the mid 1980’s for a rental fleet in the tough and rugged Canadian north where the requirements for a quality-built unit to withstand those extremes, along... Read more

G3 Solutions Touting Weber Electric Grill for RVs

November 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

G3 Solutions Inc., a distributor of Dyson cordless vacuums to the RV industry, has added another premium brand name to its lineup with the introduction of a specially approved electric grill by Weber-Stephen Products LLC. “For Louisville, we’ll have our Dyson cordless on over 35 models,” said G3 owner Jerry Eakle in a press release. “We’ve been able to go back into our current Dyson customers and give a preview of the Weber package we have built. With our original sights for the Weber set... Read more

Heartland’s Prowler Hitting a Chord With Dealers

November 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Heartland RV's Prowler fifth-wheelElkhart, Ind.-based Heartland Recreational Vehicle LLC’s recent overhaul of the popular Prowler brand has “definitely hit a chord with North American dealers,” according to a press release. “Prowler has experienced phenomenal growth over the summer,” stated Bryan Walczak, Prowler’s general manager. “We’ve signed some of the top dealers in North America, and fully expect that trend to continue.” Walczak said the secret to Prowler’s success... Read more

Travel Lite’s ‘Idea’ Trailer to Launch in Louisville

November 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Travel Lite's "idea" trailer Known for a 15-year run as a quality truck camper builder, Travel Lite Inc. will officially mark its entry into the ultra-lightweight travel trailer marketplace with the launch of the “idea” line during the Nov.29-Dec.1 National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. Dustin Johns, vice president of the New Paris Ind.-based builder, explained that the motivation to move out of the company’s comfort zone was twofold. “The ultra-lightweight market has been... Read more

Spartan to Reveal Concept Chassis in Louisville

November 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Spartan Chassis Inc., a subsidiary of Spartan Motors Inc., will debut two new chassis concepts to the recreational vehicle market at the upcoming 49th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., Nov. 29-Dec. 1. According to a press release, the innovative design concepts – a 32-foot Class A chassis and a 25-foot Class C platform – are expected to appeal to manufacturers targeting current owners looking to downsize their RV and prospective buyers interested in purchasing entry-level... Read more

Hickory Springs to Debut Revolutionary RV Step

November 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

For 68 years, Hickory, N.C.-based Hickory Springs Manufacturing Co. has worked to carve out a position as one of the nation’s largest integrated manufacturers to the furniture and bedding industries, building components that — like its flexible polyurethane foam, sleeper and motion mechanisms, formed steel, wire and webbing — form the internal structure of products finished by other companies. As such, most of the company’s products are virtually unknown to the consumer. Sometimes,... Read more

Redwood RV Introduces Blackwood Fifth-Wheel

November 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Redwood RV's new Blackwood fifth-wheel Redwood RV will introduce the Blackwood fifth-wheel line this year at the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. “The team at Redwood is excited to be expanding our product offering,” said Paul Craven, product manager for Syracuse, Ind.-based Redwood. “With a strong demand from our current dealer base, we are taking the successful components of the Redwood story to the Blackwood fifth-wheel. Large territories, zoned freight, level... Read more

TMC Unveiling 11 New Floorplans for Louisville

November 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Thor Motor Coach announced plans to introduce 11 new floorplans during the 49th Annual National RV Trade Show, taking place Nov. 29–Dec. 1 at the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC) in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, “these new floorplans have an abundance of upgrades demonstrating the significant push of product development being undertaken at Thor Motor Coach.” Highlights include: Galley in new Citation • The Class B-Plus-Style Class C Citation 27SB, a fuel-efficient B-plus-style... Read more

Dutchmen to Debut Front-Lounge Komfort Fiver

November 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Komfort fifth-wheel with front lounge floorplan Dutchmen Manufacturing Inc. will introduce a new Komfort fifth-wheel featuring a front lounge configuration during the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, key features in the upper deck of the 3650FFL include 6-foot, 8-inch ceiling height, two sliderooms that are six inches taller than traditional extensions and an entertainment center with a fireplace. “This is an expansive living area that you have... Read more

Livin’ Lite Expands Camplite Truck Camper Line

November 22, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Livin' Lite's new Camplite truck camper Livin’ Lite Recreational Vehicles LLC has expanded its Camplite truck camper line with the new 6.8 model designed specifically for short bed, half-ton trucks. According to a press release, the new model is a self-contained unit with all the amenities of a much larger truck camper while still fitting into a 6-foot, 6-inch bed with no overhang. The 6.8 Camplite truck camper also includes a unique exterior garage area that can hold a small generator... Read more

Secretary Ken Salazar Joins Outlook ’12 Lineup

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Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will be a special guest at “Outlook 2012: Up & Away,” the all-industry pep rally hosted by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) kicking off the 49th Annual National RV Trade Show on Tuesday morning, Nov. 29, at 7:30 a.m. in the South Wing Mezzanine Ballroom of the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC) in Louisville. An avid outdoors enthusiast, Secretary Salazar will share his thoughts about the economic... Read more

Heartland’s Torque Revs up Toy Hauler Market

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Heartland RV's new Torque toy hauler Elkhart, Ind.-based Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC will be introducing its line of lightweight, sharply priced Torque toy haulers at the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 49th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. Available in both travel trailer and mid-profile fifth-wheel floorplans, Heartland said Torque will give dealers “an all-new option in the very fast growing toy hauler segment.” “Torque is like nothing else in the RV industry,” said General... Read more

Fleetwood Touts ‘Innovation’ at Louisville Show

November 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Decatur, Ind.-based motorhome builder Fleetwood RV Inc. will reveal “exciting new changes” during the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 49th annual National RV Trade Show Louisville, Ky., including an all-new diesel pusher Bounder. “Our new products and floorplans demonstrate our ongoing commitment to innovation,” said John Draheim, president and CEO of Fleetwood RV, in a press release. “We will also unveil a new product in an emerging market segment – it’s something you do not want to miss.” In... Read more

Newmar, Sony Offer 3D TV in Louisville Launch

November 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Newmar to show Sony 3D technology in Louisville Newmar Corp. announced today (Nov. 21) that it will show the RV industry’s first use of Sony 3D television technology at the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 49th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky. According to a press release, the televisions will be shown in the 2012 Essex Class A diesel motorhome at the event, and will also be available on Newmar’s 2012 King Aire diesel pusher. “Newmar’s introduction of Sony 3D technology in its luxury motorhome... Read more

Starcraft to Debut Travel Star Fiver in Louisville

November 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Starcraft RV will debut its all-new Travel Star fifth-wheel at the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 49th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., offering a lightweight design capable of being hauled by half-ton tow vehicles. According to a press release, the fully-loaded Travel Star fifth-wheel completes Starcraft’s towable lineup with two 27-foot floorplans and two more to follow. Models feature a 30-inch by 72-inch entry door, four inches taller than normal, along with a STARMAXX drop frame front... Read more

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