On January 19, 2018, the federal government shut down after Congress was not able to agree on a budget. While this doesn’t stop the U.S. Postal Service and law enforcement, it does affect RVers, hikers, and campers looking to visit the national parks, monuments, and forests. National parks and monuments Most U.S. national parks will […]
Ah that “new RV” smell. The aroma of a brand-new trailer, motorhome or truck camper can be intoxicating during the buying process. Unfortunately the scent wafting from the toxic formaldehyde glues holding the units together can also be bad for our health. Today a new generation of eco-smart RV manufacturers are trying to limit our exposure to […]
Every year more crazy RV names hit the highway. We solved the mystery of how RV manufacturers decide on them, by turning to Keystone RV.
One of the largest acquisitions in the RV Industry, Thor Industries acquired Jayco Inc. for $576 million in a cash deal, which was announced July 1.
Newell Coach of Miami, OK., recently announced its all-new p50 Edition body design for the company’s series of coaches for 2017.
Winnebago once again adds to its towable series with the 2500 RL Minne, which comes in at 27’11, a height of 10’6” and a dry weight of 5,160 pounds.
The summer traveling season is looking very positive for RV enthusiasts as the price of gas and diesel are expected to stay at some of the lowest levels than we have seen in quite some time through to 2017. RVlife.com spoke to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently to get a keen look at […]
Thor Motor Coach recently reported swift sales and increasing popularity for its 2016 Gemini and Compass Recreational Utility Vehicle series, the first RV models in the industry to ride on the popular Ford Transit Chassis. The models were introduced in late 2015 and launched at the series of 2016 winter RV shows. According to Thor, […]
RVers in the market for a new motor coach this year should expect to see a plethora of upgrades across Newmar’s series of Class A models that includes several new floorplans, interior design features, as well as an all-new 2017 King Aire at the top of its Luxury Coach Line. The company introduced the changes […]
Winnebago and Land O’Frost have teamed to promote the “Celebrate a Century of U.S. National Parks” Game. According to a recent release, contestants can participate by looking for specially-marked packages of Land O’Frost Premium lunch meat for game pieces with special codes. They will then be asked to visit www.landofrost.com/parks/ to submit a code for […]
United Shade, an affiliate of Dicor Corp., now virtually offers any color, pattern or simulated texture for the integrated valance of its Impulse Shade system, allowing RVers and manufacturers to choose designs based on trends and individual styling for interiors of RVs. “We’re capitalizing on advances in printing technology and can even print 3D effects […]