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RV INDUSTRY: Shipment Numbers Show Industry Near 40-year Peak [View]
Source: Goshen News
Published: Saturday, November 26, 2016.
Summary: When recreational vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers and dealers gather Monday for the start of their national trade show, they will be riding a wave of economic success. The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association sponsors the annual event in Louisville, Kentucky. Friday the RVIA announced shipments for RVs were up again in October and were up 13.8 percent through the first 10 months of the year.

RV Community Gathers For Iron Bowl Pregame Party [View]
Source: Tuscaloosa News
Published: Friday, November 25, 2016.
Summary: In the Tuscaloosa area, more than 20 RV parks cater to football fans who come to Alabama games on the weekend. While some come into town the night before, others come days in advance to get ready for Saturday's Alabama-Auburn game.

For Longtime Tailgaters, RV Near Kyle Field Is Perfect Thanksgiving Setting [View]
Source: Bryan-College Station Eagle
Published: Wednesday, November 23, 2016.
Summary: As many begin preparations to host friends and family in their homes for the Thanksgiving holiday, some committed Aggies are busy organizing a feast within view of Kyle Field. Come Thursday, the row of RVs parked outside Texas A&M University's Olsen Field will transform into a familial event as both old and new friends gather to celebrate the holiday and the chance to spend time at the university they love. According to the Texas A&M Transportation Services, there are a 538 RV spaces available on or around campus. Split between Transportation Services and The 12th Man Foundation -- which manage 393 and 145 spaces respectively -- Maraj said there are varying costs to rent each of the spaces depending on the lot in which it is located.

Winnebago Hits The Road To Lure Millennials To RVs (Video) [View]
Source: USA Today
Published: Wednesday, November 23, 2016.
Summary: Michael Happe is the first to understand the fine line he walks as CEO of Winnebago Industries. He knows the importance of protecting the RV maker's brand name, synonymous with massive motor homes that tower over passing cars on the freeway, usually driven by someone with silver hair. But he also knows that market won't be enough for the Iowa-grown company to remain competitive. Winnebago is rebuilding itself, expanding its line and doubling down on smaller, sleeker and less expensive RVs that will appeal to younger buyers.

National RV Trade Show Expected To Generate $6.6M To Ky. Economy [View]
Source: The Lane Report
Published: Tuesday, November 22, 2016.
Summary: The 54th Annual National Recreation Vehicle Industry Association Trade Show is scheduled from Nov. 28 to Dec. 1 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. The industry-only event draws approximately 8,000 industry professionals and is expected to generate $6.6 million in economic impact.

How To Get The Best Deal Renting An RV Through A Peer To Peer Network [View]
Source: New Baltimore Voice Newspaper
Published: Saturday, October 15, 2016.
Summary: Are you itching to travel and see the United States? One of the best ways to explore the country is in the comfort of an RV. You can do this even if you don’t own one – renting an RV is a worry-free, less expensive way to travel. Peer to peer networks make it even easier to rent an RV at a lower cost than a traditional rental service.

RV Show Hoping To Benefit From Move To Wildwood [View]
Source: Press of Atlantic City
Published: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Summary: Today’s recreational vehicles, or RVs, aren’t like the old campers. Some of the models at Driftwood RV in Clermont feature multiple televisions, Bluetooth connectivity, LED lights and outdoor kitchens and are as long as 40 feet, said John Worthington, the company’s director of marketing and information technology. “People want all the comfort of home wherever they go,” Worthington said.

This Ringbrothers-Built 900 HP Winnebago RV Is The Perfect Roadtripper [View]
Source: RoadandTrack.com
Published: Monday, October 10, 2016.
Summary: We can't think of a better way to take your family on a cross-country road trip.

Renting an RV For The First Time [View]
Source: Uloop News
Published: Monday, October 10, 2016.
Summary: There are several different classes of motor homes, each with their own pros and cons.

They’re (Fifth) Wheeling And dealing At Pomona RV Show [View]
Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Published: Saturday, October 8, 2016.
Summary: With the industry booming, RV manufacturers and dealers from throughout the country are at the Pomona Fairplex for the 64th Annual California RV Show.

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