Pacific Coachworks Posts Record August Sales

Pacific Coachworks Inc. (PCW) announced record sales for the month of August with shipments up 110% from the same month last year. The Perris, Calif.-based builder said in a press release that it has been able to outpace the market with continued support from its current dealers and practically no turnover in regard to its dealer […]

NextGear Gives $10K to NAAA Scholarship Fund

During the recent National Auto Auction Association (NAAA) Convention in Boston, Mass., NextGear Capital presented a $10,000 check to the NAAA Warren Young Sr. Scholastic Foundation. According to a press release, the company also made a significant contribution during the event’s pedal car charity auction, purchasing seven pedal cars to display around their corporate office. […]

HUD Rule Interpretation Threatens Park Models

On Oct. 1, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Manufactured Housing Programs  Administrator Pamela Danner issued a memorandum regarding the way in which park model RVs (PMRVs) are measured, effectively rolling back decades of precedent and threatening the future of the RV class. According to a statement issued by the […]

Winnebago to Release 4Q Financials on Oct. 16

Winnebago Industries Inc. will financials for its fourth quarter and full year on Oct. 16. The Forest City, Iowa-based company will also host a conference call at 10 a.m. Eastern to discuss results. Winnebago Industries’ conference call may be heard live via the company’s website, http://www.wgo.net/investor.html. The event will be archived and available for replay for the next […]

Good Sam Changing Date for 2015 Phoenix Rally

Good Sam Enterprises LLC today (Oct. 2) announced a date change for the upcoming Good Sam Phoenix Rally, which was originally scheduled for March 19-22, 2015, at the Phoenix International Raceway. According to a press release, the date change comes on the heels of the release of NASCAR’s upcoming 2015 Sprint Cup Series race schedule. […]

Airstream 2 Go Partners with Exclusive Resorts

Exclusive Resorts is about to send its members where no luxury travel club has gone before — cascading around the country in Airstream trailers. The Denver company has signed an exclusive agreement with Airstream 2 Go to offer extensive itineraries and 10-day rentals of the iconic American travel campers. As reported by the Denver Business Journal, […]

‘Fall RV Show & Bargain Expo’ Set For Oct. 9-12

The Fall RV Show & Bargain Expo, an event with a successful four decade history, is returning to State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, Okla., Oct. 9-12. According to a press release, the four-day show will feature five local RV dealers displaying hundreds of RVs and over 49 brands outfitted with the latest floorplans and options. In addition, there […]

Extreme RVs will Feature $2M Millennium Coach

The Travel Channel’s “Extreme RVs” season premiere opens with a pair of back to back episodes on Sunday October (Oct. 5) at 9 p.m. EST. According to a press release, the 10 p.m. episode features a custom-built 2015 Millennium Coach with four expanding slides along with the latest technology and designer accents. The segment spotlights coach owners Howard […]

FRVTA Convention Draws Close to 300 Members

Close to 300 members attended the Sept. 4-7 34th Annual FRVTA State Convention. As reported in FRVTA’s October newsletter, the gathering was once again held at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale. “As Florida and the national RV Industry continue to expand and prosper, we want to make sure our members are […]

Annual ‘Carriage/Lifestyle Club’ Rally a Success

Lifestyle Luxury RV and parent EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC supported the 38th Annual Carriage/Lifestyle Travel Club Grand National Rally hosted in Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 14-20. According to a press release, there was a full schedule of events during the week for the club members to enjoy. “It was a pleasure seeing Lifestyle owners from the previous rally as well as […]