Forest River, Chesaco RV Partner for Preakness Race Display

When the bugle sounds the “Call to Post” for the 145th running of the Preakness, Saturday (Oct. 3) in Baltimore, something new will be occupying the infield. Forest River Inc. partnered with dealer Chesaco RV, which has three Maryland locations and one in Pennsylvania, to provide about 20 new travel trailers, fifth-wheels and motorhomes for […]

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EarthCruiser to Introduce EC Terranova Expedition Camper

EarthCruiser, a Bend, Ore.-based manufacturer of high-end expedition and overlanding specialty vehicles, has introduced the EC Terranova 4X4 camper built on a Ford, Chevy, or Dodge Ram 1-ton chassis. Officials at EarthCruiser – perhaps best known for its Dual-Cab EXP and FX line of 4X4 commercial truck chassis camping vehicles – said the new EC […]

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KZ, Venture RV Go Live with Virtual Open House for Dealers

KZ RV and Venture RV, the Shipshewana, Ind.-based subsidiary of Thor Industries Inc., has launched a virtual open house for dealers to explore the new 2021 models “from the safety and comfort” of their dealership, according to company officials. The password-protected sites, which went live over the past several days, are accessible only to dealers […]

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RV Dealer’s Role Draws a Crowd at ‘Hit the Road RV Summit’

“RV dealers play a crucial role in delivering a satisfying ownership experience.” That was the message New England RV Dealer Association (NERVDA) Executive Director Bob Zagami delivered during the inaugural Hit the Road RV Summit held Tuesday (June 16). The 12-hour virtual event — targeted primarily to RV newbies and wannabes — drew more than […]

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Upcoming ‘Hit the Road RV Summit’ to Help RV Newbies

As has been reported every day for the past couple of weeks on RVBUSINESS.com – not to mention local and national media reports from such outlets as NBC, ABC, FOX, Forbes, Wall Street Journal, Wall Street Journal and the New York Times – the message has been everywhere: This is the year of the RV. And […]

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Social Media Influencers Launch RV Masterclass June 15

Just in time for the anticipated boom in summer RV travel, six prominent social media influencers will launch what they describe as a “masterclass of RV skills for the newbie RVer, based on years of practical experience.” Going live June 15, the RV Masterclass Series is the creation of Kyle and Olivia Brady (Drivin’ & […]

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Retail Pulse: Mostly Favorable for General, Blue Dog

EDITOR’S NOTE:  As the nation and the industry continue to emerge from the pandemic and resulting restrictions, RVBUSINESS.com continues to touch base with dealers about what they see happening in their respective markets. Marc Hauser, Blue Dog RV, 13 locations in Idaho, California, Montana, Washington, Nevada, Oregon and Pennsylvania Like many other dealers RVBUSINESS.com has […]

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Retail Pulse: Brown, Veurink Say Sales are ‘Way Up’

EDITOR’S NOTE:  As the nation and the industry continue to emerge from the pandemic and resulting restrictions, RVBUSINESS.com continues to touch base with dealers about what they see happening in their respective markets. Barry Brown, Brown’s RV Superstore, McBee, South Carolina This family-owned dealership, a member of the Priority RV Network, has seen sales rebound […]

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Retail Pulse: Sales are Up at Walnut Ridge, Fun Town

EDITOR’S NOTE: As more of the country moves to reopen, expectations are high that RVing will be the hot travel ticket this summer. And why not? In this age of COVID, many perceive air travel, cruises and hotels as just too risky. At the same time, many are touting RVing as the safest way to […]

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‘RV Life’ Network Powers Past 1 Million Members

RV Life – the Dallas, Texas-based network of more than 25 RV-enthusiast websites and online forums – reached a milestone when it recently surpassed 1 million members. This feat was accomplished during the depths of the COVID-19 pandemic when, for all practical purposes, RV recreation was virtually shut down, RV LIfe CEO and founder Andy […]

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