VIDEO 2: Black Book Reports Values Up in March

Begg’s Black Book, offering a monthly analysis of the wholesale specialty vehicle market, reported that auction values continued to head higher this spring. To view the video click here or scroll to the right side of the RVBUSINESS.com home page. According to historical data, it looks like prices will have one or two more months of […]

RV Trader Releases ‘Live Chat’ Feature to Dealers

RV Trader.com, a division of Dominion Enterprises, has partnered with Contact At Once! to offer live chat on dealership listings. The new feature gives RV shoppers an entirely new way to connect with dealers, increasing the likelihood of interaction between them. According to a press release, consumers visiting RVTrader.com will be able to “click to […]

RVT.com Offers 4 Ways to Keep Buyers Engaged

RV buyers, sellers and dealers are finding new ways to connect and stay engaged online thanks to a unique consumer engagement initiative from RVT.com, a leading classifieds listing service for new and used RVs for sale. According to a press release, RVT.com is now offering four ways to improve the buying process, including: • Auto-email […]

Report: March U.S. Auto Sales End On High Note

U.S. auto sales went out like a lion in March. According to an Associated Press report, automakers said that new car and truck sales picked up speed halfway through the month, culminating in a strong final weekend. Toyota dealers had their two best sales weekends of the year at the end of the month, the […]

Dodge Hits Sweet Spot with ‘Ram ProMaster’ Van

Editor’s Note: The following is a review of the new ProMaster van by the New York Daily News. Winnebago Industries Inc. is currently using the platform on its Travato Class B motorhome. Dodge, a brand that anchored the full-size van market for decades, somehow found itself without one after the Ram Van faded away in […]

Wash. Senate Passes State Parks Partnership Bill

The Washington state Senate voted today (April 1) 47-2 to agree with changes made by the House of Representatives to Sen. Kirk Pearson’s state-parks partnership bill. As reported by the Lake Stevens Journal, Senate Bill 6034, which passed with broad bipartisan support in the House and Senate, now heads to the governor. The bill lifts […]

Dealers Can Still Sign up for ’14 ‘Tie-In Program’

The Go RVing Dealer Tie-In Program for 2014 is still available to dealers for $225 through the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association’s (RVDA) website, according to a press release. RVDA reported that participating dealers will be receiving a bright green and white indoor/outdoor banner as part of the 2014 tie-in program. These eye-catching, high quality banners provide […]

Velocity Channel’s Fisher Picks Keystone Raptor

During his weekly Velocity Channel television show, ATV personality Brian Fisher will be sporting a brand new toy — the fully loaded, Raptor 412TS fifth-wheel toy hauler by Keystone RV Co. Not only will Fisher feature the Raptor on his weekly Velocity program, Fisher’s ATV World, but the 42-foot coach will become part of his […]