New Thor-Backed App Aims to Consolidate Record-Keeping and Trip Planning for RV Owners

New Thor-Backed App Aims to Consolidate Record-Keeping and Trip Planning for RV Owners

Dubbed “Togo,” the new app will help RVers track maintenance, keep service records, and get notifications when it’s time for maintenance, among other helpful features.

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Thor Industries Becomes World’s Largest RV Manufacturer with Erwin Hymer Purchase

Thor Industries Becomes World’s Largest RV Manufacturer with Erwin Hymer Purchase

Erwin Hymer joins the 17 other Thor subsidiaries, which include Airstream, Jayco, Keystone, and Redwood.

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The Newest Glamping Craze – Conestoga Wagons

The Newest Glamping Craze – Conestoga Wagons

‘Glamping’ is all the rage these days — from $700 a night tents in New York and Chicago to yurts overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Oregon. Now Yosemite Pines Resort near Yosemite National Park is offering a new glamping option: Conestoga Wagons. The two climate-controlled wagons sleep either four or...

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REV Group Announces New F-550 Chassis Renegade “Veracruz”

REV Group Announces New F-550 Chassis Renegade “Veracruz”

Built on a Ford F550 Super Duty Chassis with a Ford 6.7L Power Stroke V8 and 330 horsepower diesel engine, the Veracruz is designed for power.

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MyDakotaAddress Mail Forwarding Service Halts Without Notice

MyDakotaAddress Mail Forwarding Service Halts Without Notice

The company was one of a handful of mail forwarding services full-time RV travelers use in South Dakota as a domicile (residency) address.

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Nite Ize Launches New Camping Gadgets

Nite Ize Launches New Camping Gadgets

The Boulder-based Nite Ize brand—known for their innovative gadgets largely focused on the 0utdoor and camping lifestyles—has announced several new products to their lineup. Below is a selection of the new gear that we think will be great for RVers looking to make camping a little more fun and efficient....

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Airstream Seeks to Block New Silver Streak Manufacturer

Airstream Seeks to Block New Silver Streak Manufacturer

Photo: A rendering of the new Silver Streak Thor Industries, owners of the Airstream brand of recreational vehicles, have entered a scuffle with the small Silver Streak Trailer Company, a new entity which purchased the rights to the name and design of Silver Streak trailers, a company which launched in...

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RV Shipments Up Stunning 25% in January

RV Shipments Up Stunning 25% in January

Wholesale shipments of RVs spiked 25.3% year-over-year in the first month of 2018, according to the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association. Towable RVs rose 26.6%, but the sub-category of folding camping trailers (pop-ups) saw a 5.9% drop. Motorhomes saw an 18.1% increase overall, with class B (van-style) dropping 7.4%. That number is...

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Thor Announces Global Partnership to Leverage Digital Services for RVers

Thor Announces Global Partnership to Leverage Digital Services for RVers

The new company will create a single platform for trip planning and booking, remote systems monitoring, roadside assistance, and peer-to-peer RV and campsite rental. The system will also streamline an owner’s record keeping and enable dealers and manufacturers to provide such support as triggered service notifications, online vehicle manuals and more.

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